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A Piece of me

September 22, 2016

In 2005, I wrote the  essay titled, A Piece of Me, which was published in the Common Ground for professional, advocates and families. 1,271 more words

Social Work

USA Infant Mortality Rate is low. Part 2

There are claims, by those opposed to vaccines, that vaccines are the cause for SIDS (sudden infant death syndrome). According to the Mayo Clinic, “Sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS) is the unexplained death, usually during sleep, of a seemingly healthy baby less than a year old. 451 more words

USA Infant Mortality Rate is low. Part 1

Lately, I keep reading comments from people saying that the hepatitis b vaccine for newborns, along with the rest of the infant vaccines, is causing massive infant deaths in USA. 469 more words

Hundreds walk and run in support of Ronald McDonald House in Calgary

The Rock the House Run and Walk was held in Calgary Sunday morning. The annual event included plenty of musicians along the route to keep people entertained during the run. 215 more words

Health

'I just felt so alone': Alberta mother fundraising for retreat for parents who lose young children

In every way imaginable Hazel Rose was “a dream” for her parents.

She was Gillian and Gareth Hatto’s first-born; a happy, 6 lb. 14 oz. baby with sparking blue eyes and red hair. 1,290 more words

News

'Babies don't just die': Alberta parents say partial phase out of SIDS causing confusion and pain

Long before Sarah and Lee Cormier found their baby Quinn’s lifeless body, Canadian medical examiners and coroners made a change that would make the loss even more unbearable. 656 more words

News

Why I Choose To Co-Sleep

I don’t know how many times I’ve heard “Morgan, you shouldn’t sleep with Kendall, you’ll roll over on her,” or “Now that she sleeps in your bed, you’ll never get her out!” Well guess what everybody? 652 more words