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Results!

t_ruffles
  • By t_ruffles · New reply March 19, 2012
  • Journal · 6 replies
  • I'm so excited after the fight i have had the last few months i have finally got into the derma. He says my son looks like he mainly has eczema, but from the pictures and what i had to say sounds like ...

baby keeps rejecting solid food

jrobinson
  • By jrobinson · New reply March 14, 2012
  • Journal · 7 replies
  • I have tried everything I could think of to get him to eat solid food, but so far nothing's worked. Any advice ...

Ways to protect baby from sunlight exposure?

hollyw
  • By hollyw · New reply February 28, 2012
  • Discussion in Growth and development · 1 reply
  • Anyone have good advice on this? We live in an area with lots of sunlight ...

news from PT/ GRADE 3 IVH

aubreysmommy218
  • By aubreysmommy218 · New reply February 22, 2012
  • Journal · 6 replies
  • went to aubreys 1st physical therapy appointment and they did the peabody test i think its called. they said basically the same thing her OT said. they said she is like 2 months ahead of where she should ...

Derma Referral

t_ruffles
  • By t_ruffles · New reply February 19, 2012
  • Journal · 6 replies
  • WOOHOO we finally got our referral to the dermatologist. Not the one I wanted but at least with this one we get in next Thursday!! We went in to walkin this morning and he thinks it is just eczema, but ...

The Inspire Q&A--Inspire talks with Susan Grant

John2
  • By John2 · New reply February 15, 2012
  • Journal · 31 replies
  • Dear readers, We at Inspire are pleased to bring you the latest in a series of interviews with people making contributions to helping patients and caregivers worldwide. We are posting these interviews ...

Finally seizure free

db2mom
  • By db2mom · Posted February 8, 2012
  • Discussion in Growth and development · 0 replies
  • My son Jarrek was diagnosed with seizures 1 year ago this week. He spent his second month birthday in the hospital while we were trying to figure out why he was dropping his oxygen sats, turning pale ...

Introduction and new diagnosis of Mordecai

iloveconducting
  • By iloveconducting · New reply January 22, 2012
  • Journal · 4 replies
  • My wonderful son, Mordecai Lemuel (Warrior Devoted to God) was born three months early. He was 28 + 4. I don't know what he weighed. His birth certificate says 1 lb 12 oz. Hospital documents say 2 lb ...

Jealous of other SN children

HaydenNICU
  • By HaydenNICU · New reply January 22, 2012
  • Journal · 10 replies
  • Hayden is a cute little boy who is now 8-months, but still relatively a newborn. He suffered a bilateral grade IV brain bleed, has moderate PVL, CVI, severe gerd, bottle/gtube fed, infantile spasms/seizures...and ...

Inspire is hiring!

Walter
  • By Walter · New reply January 20, 2012
  • Journal · 15 replies
  • Inspire is hiring, and we're wondering if you know someone who would be the perfect addition to our team. Hello everyone, I'm Walter, one of Inspire's founders and the head of our technical team. I'm ...

The Inspire Q&A--Inspire talks with Michele Baldwin

John2
  • By John2 · Posted January 3, 2012
  • Journal · 0 replies
  • Dear readers, We at Inspire are pleased to bring you the latest in a series of interviews with people making contributions to patients and caregivers worldwide. We are posting these interviews in a Q&A ...

allergies and adenoids

db2mom
  • By db2mom · Posted December 28, 2011
  • Discussion in Illnesses · 0 replies
  • Hi and belated Happy Holidays. My 2.75 year old twins and 1 year old are having a terrible time with "allergies" this season. They are updated on their immuniations. The running nose and such turn into ...

Following: A new Inspire feature

Walter
  • By Walter · New reply December 5, 2011
  • Journal · 111 replies
  • Hello everyone, I'm writing to let you know about a new Inspire feature that we launched last night, designed to help you keep track of conversations you're interested in. We call it "following" and here's ...

Narratives from the NICU

Brian
  • By Brian · Posted November 1, 2011
  • Journal · 0 replies
  • In recognition of Prematurity Awareness Month 2011, I am pleased to share with you a new free 32-page online report, Narratives from the NICU: Neonatal Intensive Care Units Through the Eyes of Parents ...

Patient-driven research

Brian
  • By Brian · Posted October 13, 2011
  • Journal · 0 replies
  • I'd like to share with you a new Inspire report, The SCAD Ladies Stand Up: Stories of Patient Empowerment, which chronicles patient-initiated research in our community. This amazing patient-driven effort ...

2.5 year old who needs glasses

db2mom
  • By db2mom · Posted October 12, 2011
  • Discussion in Growth and development · 0 replies
  • Have a quick question about glasses and a very precocious toddler boy. He was just diagnosed with astigmatism and they want him to wear glasses while he reads, colors, cuts, watches tv, etc. He doesn't ...

Tonsils/Adenoids/Tubes - 2 Year Olds

quadmomma
  • By quadmomma · New reply September 9, 2011
  • Journal · 12 replies
  • I've seens lots of talk lately about tonsils, adenoids, and tubes when it comes to finding solutions to kids who are sick over and over. I thought I'd post a little something people can refrence to when ...

Hypotonic children

Kyrram
  • By Kyrram · New reply August 29, 2011
  • Discussion in Growth and development · 8 replies
  • Hello. I have a nine month old son who is showing symptoms of hypotonia...is there any moms out there that can share with me their stories....thanks ...

New Beginnings

plussizemommie
  • By plussizemommie · Posted August 27, 2011
  • Journal · 0 replies
  • So I have been forgetting to come over here and visit. Shame on me. But I have updates. First, I'm still breastfeeding. Muffin is 19mo and is not trying to wean. I feel privledged and honored that she ...

Doulas

plussizemommie
  • By plussizemommie · Posted August 27, 2011
  • Discussion in In the news · 0 replies
  • I was wondering did any of you all use a Doula? I'm preparing for my Doula and Childbirth Educator training this November. I'm excited and ready to serve familes and give them the best birth experience ...

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