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Category Archives: Special Needs Parenting Challenges

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

Global Developmental Delay

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 11, 2014 · Leave a comment

Mixed Receptive-Expressive Language 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 … Continue reading

March 6, 2014 · Leave a comment

Recovery From Today’s Medical Autism is Possible!

Today’s guest blog is from Maria O’Neil. Let’s listen respectfully as she discusses her personal beliefs on autism, treatment, and options available to our families. If you have any questions, … Continue reading

February 18, 2014 · 60 Comments

Planting a Seed, Cultivating a Dream

A garden is a striking similarity of the variation on a theme that is autism. Every spring, like clockwork, my crocuses are the first to greet me. The same beautiful … Continue reading

February 17, 2014 · 1 Comment

Exercising Your Marriage Muscle

All too often, our marriages fall into complacency. We forget the special aspects of our spouse, those million different reasons why fell in love in the first place. With children … Continue reading

February 11, 2014 · Leave a comment

Do You Have a Roadblock – Mental Health for Caregivers

When the news came to me- it was an article gently sent by a caring friend- my first thought as I read the headline that a mom had tried to … Continue reading

January 29, 2014 · Leave a comment