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Asperger's diagnosis changed Susan Boyle's life

Pam Wright

Back in December when Susan Boyle revealed that she had been diagnosed with Asperger’s Syndrome, she never realized how her life would change. Throughout most of her life, the 52-year-old Scottish singer — who rose to fame on Britain’s Got Talent in 2009 — was considered “brain damaged” by doctors, was called “Susie Simple” as a child and was bullied for her “different” behavior. “It was the wrong diagnosis when I was a kid,” she said in an interview with the Observer. “I was ..

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