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Category Archives: MSNN

The House Where Autism Lives

In a surprising turn of events, my household will be sporting blue porch lights this month. I know. I’m surprising even myself. Don’t misunderstand my actions: in no way do … Continue reading

April 2, 2014 · 7 Comments

A Day of Remembrance

As we enter April, surely everyone with an internet connection is well aware that it is Autism Awareness Month. Indeed, you cannot surf very far without reading about this organization … Continue reading

April 1, 2014 · Leave a comment

Twice Exceptional

And now for the other side of the ADHD coin: the “twice exceptional” population. This is a group of individuals who may have ADHD, learning disabilities such as dyslexia, and … Continue reading

March 27, 2014 · 2 Comments

A Look Inside Our Pediatric Feeding Disorder

March is Developmental Disabilities Month. MSNN will be highlighting a different developmental disability each blog post this month in an effort to educate, inspire and connect our families. If you would like … Continue reading

March 25, 2014 · Leave a comment

Cerebral Palsy: I Don’t Need Awareness

My daughter Addie has Spastic Quadriplegic Cerebral Palsy. Yesterday, the orthopedic surgeon said that she needs hip surgery. According to her most recent X-ray, Addie’s left hip is 36% subluxed … Continue reading

March 20, 2014 · 11 Comments

Epilepsy

March is Developmental Disabilities Month. MSNN will be highlighting a different developmental disability each blog post this month in an effort to educate, inspire and connect our families. If you would like … Continue reading

March 18, 2014 · 2 Comments

Developmental Delays – Not Otherwise Specified (DD-NOS)

March is Developmental Disabilities Month. MSNN will be highlighting a different developmental disability each blog post this month in an effort to educate, inspire and connect our families. If you would like … Continue reading

March 13, 2014 · 2 Comments