The grandmother then went on to weep about how people openly judge and blame her daughter for the child's food issues, when every professional they had encountered (paediatrician, dietician, OT, psychologist) were really at a bit of a loss as what to try next, without it being too invasive.
I never forgot that woman. It's not my place to judge. We honestly don't know the circumstances of this young woman's life, background or mental state.
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28-01-2012 22:05 #53
Well she has 2 other children who eat very healthily, so the mother is doing something right.
03-02-2012 05:18 #54
I feel sorry for the mother as my 5 year old can be a fussy eater but 15 years of McDonalds is extreme and I'd like to think I'd have investigated the psychological reasons sooner if it was my child.
05-02-2012 10:05 #55
It is hard to ask for help and all it takes is one judgmental negative know it all to make people afraid to ask for help.
It can be hard to admit failure or admit help is needed.
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