The day my family met those two was one of the best days of my life. They offered hope and a plan for this scary thing called brain cancer.
I was 22 when I found out that I had become pregnant. It was scary and so exciting. We get to about 18 weeks through and they had just finished the ultrasound when we were taken to a discussion room....that moment hearing that my precious baby...
A mother's Story:
In 2007, at the age of 1, my oldest son had a difficult staph infection. We took him to our local hospital in Ilwaco, WA several times to be treated and after a week, there was no improvement. The infection in his leg kept getting worse. Tests of...
I was born in October in 1989 with a condition called hydrocephalus and a shunt was placed a few weeks after birth. In 1992 Dr. Joseph Piatt replaced the shunt on three separate occasions within a 7-week period. All was well until 1997 when Dr....
When Rowan was born, we had no clue that he had Down Syndrome, despite all of the prenatal testing. Due to his condition he also was born with an AV canal (three holes in his heart). The many tests that were to ensue...