After hearing it said for the 1,000th time on the playground, it finally sank in. How my husband and I were interacting with each other was not beneficial for our family. During feedings, chores, and early mornings, we had created a cycle of forcing the other one to be there for the sake of commiserating. Show More Summary
It looks like little Charlie Gard will be moved to hospice against his parents’ last wish before he dies. On Monday, Connie Yates and Chris Gard decided to end the legal battle to get their son experimental treatment. Based on new evidence, the couple said Charlie’s condition has deteriorated too much and there no longer […]
Just as parents are not the root of all their children's problems, a single gene mutation can't be blamed for complex brain disorders like autism, according to a neuroscientist. To help researchers see the big picture, researchers created the first map that highlights the brain's network of protein associations. Show More Summary
THE STATE IS NOT YOUR FRIEND: Conscience is a flexible thing, so the authorities who blocked a desperate parental bid to risk an untested therapy that just might have helped their child are presumably sleeping soundly with no bad dreams. But it was a wicked abuse of the state’s coercive power to prevent the parents […]
Deputy Constable Mark Diebold helped deliver baby Evelyn last year. Her parents now refer to him as "family."
Just got a new iPhone or iPad for your kid? Well, here are a few things you should keep in mind before handing over the device. Yes, we all agree iPhone is a marvelous device and it will surely help you kid to a whole new face of technology. Show More Summary
Rita Eichenstein, author of Not What I Expected. Topic: Help and hope for parents of atypical children. Issues: Defining “atypical;” how the diagnosis of an atypical child affects the child and the parents; the emotional stages parents go through as they struggle to help their child; how to get help when you need it. Show More Summary
We’ve been following the heartbreaking story of UK baby Charlie Gard and his parents, Chris and Connie, as they’ve fought for the right to bring Charlie to America for experimental treatment that may have helped him. Yesterday, Charlie’s...Show More Summary
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LONDON The parents of critically ill baby Charlie Gard wept as they dropped their legal bid Monday to send him to the United States for an experimental medical treatment, acknowledging that the window of opportunity to help him had closed.
Parenting is hard, and having a kid with special needs often amplifies the everyday challenges moms go through. One blogger took to Facebook to remind parents of the importance of lending a helping hand wherever you can. Her post started...Show More Summary
The American specialist finally allowed by the courts–after four months of cruel obstinacy–to examine Charlie Gard apparently concluded that the baby is now beyond his help. As a result, Chris and Connie, Charlie’s loving parents, have decided to call off their legal efforts to force the hospital maintain their son’s life support. Show More Summary
Once again, socialized medicine gets the preferred health outcome it was looking for....
The couple's lawyer told the London High Court that new medical tests have shown that an experimental treatment would not help at this point, ending their legal fight to transport him to the U.S.
Lawyer for parents of 11-month-old cites irreversible damage to muscles as legal fight for overseas treatment ends Parents end legal battle as time runs out for critically ill baby Charlie Gard: key questions answered Charlie Gard’sShow More Summary
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