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The Inspire Q&A: Inspire talks with Don Dizon, MD

John2
  • By John2 · New reply March 19, 2014
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  • The Inspire Q&A: Inspire talks with Don Dizon, MD Dear members, We at Inspire are pleased to bring you the latest in a series of Q&A interviews with people who are making contributions to helping patients ...

Our second annual report with Stanford Medical School

Brian
  • By Brian · Posted March 19, 2014
  • Journal · 0 replies
  • We just finished a brand new special report, “Experts by experience 2014: A compilation of patients’ stories”, in partnership with the Stanford University School of Medicine. It is a 31-page collection ...

Hitting a milestone -- 5,000 photos posted already

John2
  • By John2 · Posted March 18, 2014
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  • From: John Novack, communications director, Inspire 3/18/14 Dear members, I'm writing to let you know that in a little more than a month, members here have posted more than 5,000 photos. Congratulations ...

The Inspire Q&A: Inspire talks with Kathy Nieder, MD

John2
  • By John2 · New reply February 23, 2014
  • Journal · 36 replies
  • The Inspire Q&A: Inspire talks with Kathy Nieder, MD By John Novack, Communications Director, Inspire Dear members, We at Inspire are pleased to bring you the latest in a series of interviews with people ...

NBC journalist seeking your opinion about “Minute Clinics”

John2
  • By John2 · Posted February 19, 2014
  • Journal · 0 replies
  • From: John Novack, Communications Director, Inspire 2/19/13 Dear members, An NBC reporter is looking to interview parents who have taken their babies or older children to retail health clinics, so-called ...

Introducing Photos for Inspire

Walter
  • By Walter · New reply February 13, 2014
  • Journal · 180 replies
  • Hello everyone, Today at Inspire we’re excited to announce the launch of a new feature, and it’s one that many of you have requested -- the ability to upload photos to Inspire. You can now add photos ...

Weaning off mechanical ventilation

BridgetBurkhardt
  • By BridgetBurkhardt · Posted December 27, 2013
  • Discussion in Milestones · 0 replies
  • Hello there! I'm new to this site. My 20 month old has a tracheostomy and is oxygen dependent. We've weaned him off of the ventilator while he is awake and we are currently in the process of weaning him ...

Thank You, From Inspire

Walter
  • By Walter · New reply December 3, 2013
  • Journal · 108 replies
  • Hello everyone, As Thanksgiving approaches, all of us at Inspire would like to take a moment to thank you for being part of our community. While we wish no one had to deal with the serious health issues ...

Hi all, sorry it's been so long :( again

Alicesmommy87
  • By Alicesmommy87 · New reply November 21, 2013
  • Journal · 6 replies
  • Well hello all. I am horrible at this keeping in touch thing! :( I have had a lot going on and didn't have access to a computer. I finally may be able to get on here a bit more. Alice update for those ...

Five million

Brian
  • By Brian · New reply August 5, 2013
  • Journal · 261 replies
  • Dear members, Yesterday, Inspire reached a milestone: five million posts written by members! Each of these posts, and the 700 million words they contain, are a simple measure of how much we all do to ...

I wrote a memoir about my micro preemie!

FromHopeToJoy
  • By FromHopeToJoy · Posted August 4, 2013
  • Discussion in In the news · 0 replies
  • Hello mommies! I was hoping for some support. I wrote a memoir about my life-threatening pregnancy and my daughter's micro preemie birth at 23 weeks and her first 4 months in the NICU and I was wondering ...

A new Inspire report in collaboration with Stanford Medical School

Brian
  • By Brian · New reply July 22, 2013
  • Journal · 116 replies
  • As many of you know, Inspire has a professional collaboration with the Stanford University School of Medicine. Inspire members have written personal stories for the Stanford Scope column. I am pleased ...

Child with an ostomy? I CAN HELP!!!

diaper-dandy
  • By diaper-dandy · Posted July 1, 2013
  • Discussion in Growth and development · 0 replies
  • Hey there. I am a 31 year old mother in Louisville, KY of a child that was born with an imperforate anus. He went in for surgery to receive a colostomy when he was about 15 hours old. We are fortunate ...

Did your child just stop walking one day?

laniesmom
  • By laniesmom · New reply June 26, 2013
  • Journal · 9 replies
  • Lanie has mild cp but was an independent walker. Now, all of the sudden she won't walk unless holding your hand. And without your hand, she just falls over. I am so worried. We have worked so hard for ...

Looking for a breathing monitor for seizures

laniesmom
  • By laniesmom · New reply May 30, 2013
  • Journal · 16 replies
  • So, this last week was very scary. My daughter who is almost three had a seizure for over almost an hour and ended up on a ventilator. She is now home, breathing on her own again, and I am concerned that ...

The Inspire Q&A: Inspire talks with Deanna Attai, MD

John2
  • By John2 · New reply April 16, 2013
  • Journal · 16 replies
  • Dear members, We at Inspire are pleased to bring you the latest in a series of Q&A interviews with people who are making contributions to helping patients and caregivers worldwide. The people in this ...

Thoughts

Alicesmommy87
  • By Alicesmommy87 · New reply April 15, 2013
  • Journal · 14 replies
  • Thinking about leaving inspire ...

10 months and more

Alicesmommy87
  • By Alicesmommy87 · Posted April 11, 2013
  • Journal · 0 replies
  • Well it took me a bit longer to post than I expected it to be! Alice has been sick recently and she has an ear infection and just getting over the stomach flu!! I don't think I have ever seen so much ...

Alice

Alicesmommy87
  • By Alicesmommy87 · New reply April 6, 2013
  • Journal · 13 replies
  • Well I am starting to think my little Alice is never going to get a tooth! Long sleepless nights! Tugging at the ears but no infections! Gums sore but I am not feeling anything! Chewing on her hands or ...

Acupuncture for. Spinal cord injury

Beth_Bingman
  • By Beth_Bingman · Posted April 1, 2013
  • Discussion in Growth and development · 0 replies
  • A suggestion was made recently that I should look into Acupuncture as another method in treating my son's spinal cord injury. Have any of you had success with this? Do you have any suggestions in finding ...

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