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Our second annual report with Stanford Medical School

Brian
  • By Brian · Posted March 19, 2014
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  • 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 Don Dizon, MD

John2
  • By John2 · Posted March 14, 2014
  • 12 replies
  • 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 ...

NBC journalist seeking your opinion about “Minute Clinics”

John2
  • By John2 · Posted February 19, 2014
  • 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 · Posted February 11, 2014
  • 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 ...

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

John2
  • By John2 · Posted December 6, 2013
  • 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 ...

Thank You, From Inspire

Walter
  • By Walter · Posted November 26, 2013
  • 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 · Posted November 21, 2013
  • 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 ...

Did your child just stop walking one day?

laniesmom
  • By laniesmom · Posted June 22, 2013
  • 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 · Posted April 28, 2013
  • 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 ...

Thoughts

Alicesmommy87
  • By Alicesmommy87 · Posted April 13, 2013
  • 14 replies
  • Thinking about leaving inspire ...

10 months and more

Alicesmommy87
  • By Alicesmommy87 · Posted April 11, 2013
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  • 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 ...

Five million

Brian
  • By Brian · Posted April 11, 2013
  • 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 ...

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

John2
  • By John2 · Posted April 1, 2013
  • 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 ...

Wear Purple for Epilepsy

laniesmom
  • By laniesmom · Posted March 25, 2013
  • 3 replies
  • Hi! Tuesday is Purple Day 2013 for epilepsy. Many of our kids have epilepsy due to a variety of factors or health conditions. Wear support for this cause tomorrow and remind you friends as well ...

A new Inspire report in collaboration with Stanford Medical School

Brian
  • By Brian · Posted March 13, 2013
  • 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 ...

Alice

Alicesmommy87
  • By Alicesmommy87 · Posted March 13, 2013
  • 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 ...

Sorry its been a while again

Alicesmommy87
  • By Alicesmommy87 · Posted March 11, 2013
  • 10 replies
  • Well I have had some unexpected health issues that have kept me from updating sooner! I am currently experiencing heart issues and my heart has been racing for no reason so I now have to wear a heart ...

my crazy life

mrsmackay
  • By mrsmackay · Posted February 13, 2013
  • 2 replies
  • So i wrote about my dad not to long ago and first of all i have to say thank you to all the wonderful support and responses. I am thankfull to say that now we have gotten more information requarding my ...

The Inspire Q&A: Inspire talks with Lindsey Miller

John2
  • By John2 · Posted January 29, 2013
  • 13 replies
  • 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 featured in our Q&A series ...

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