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How? Why? The questions a parent asks.

While I’ve been careful to not ask the why question too much, there is always a part of me that wonders. I feel that it’s an important part of the acceptance process enabling me to be able to move forward. 424 more words

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Dravet Syndrome

Dravet syndrome is a rare genetic epileptic encephalopathy, which is a dysfunction in the brain. It usually starts in the first year of life in a healthy baby. 590 more words


What is MECP2 Duplication Syndrome?

I made a video discussing what MECP2 duplication syndrome is. Below are links to the video as well as a transcript of the video.

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