I’ve been really struggling with my hair pulling lately. It goes through phases: sometimes I can go several days without pulling and sometimes it’s like my fingers are velcro-ed to my head. 293 more words
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Trichotillomania (trĭk’ō-tĭl’ə-mā’nē-ə) n.
A compulsion to pull out one’s own hair.
I was ten years old, riding in the passenger seat of my grandmother’s silver sedan as we cruised along the twists and turns of Devilbiss Bridge Road, winding our way through the checkered farmland just outside of Walkersville, MD, when my right eye started to itch.1,179 more words
Because any day can feel like the beginning of a new phase in your child’s development. Because every day is, to some extent. Phases. 1,575 more words