Category Archives: boys with Rett syndrome

T-?Hours: Musing 2-The Stuff of Dreams

So, the results didn’t come out today. Bummer, that. Well, then, it’s just another sleep and a wakeup give or take. So we all get to sleep on it. I’m not worried about tomorrow; I’m certain that, no matter what … Continue reading

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T-? Crunching the Numbers

  There are 31 days in March. That means at noon today, we entered the second half. Which, in turn, means there are less than 15 days until we will know the results of the Trofinetide Pediatric Trial. 360 hours. … Continue reading

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Too Much of a Good Thing…Makes me Way Behind!

SO much is going on in the world of Rett syndrome, that I have fallen woefully behind in keeping up. To my defense a lot has been going on in my little world that needed attention, BUT as a State … Continue reading

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Raise Rett Syndrome Awareness

I’ve had my mind on other things, so somehow this escaped me, but today there is an organized push to raise Rett syndrome awareness, through #rettsyndromeawareness While we do devote the entire month of October to Rett Syndrome Awareness, it … Continue reading

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MecP2 x 2 + Dr. Zoghbi = MecP2; The Best Equation since E=MC2

As most people know, there are many mutations of MecP2 that cause Rett syndrome and more than one disorder associated with the MecP2 gene. One of those disorders is MecP2 duplication. Simply put, if you have too little MecP2 protein … Continue reading

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A One in a Million Boy

  Rett syndrome affects 1:10,000-15,000 females. You hear all kinds of statistics about girls; almost all literature has only the pronouns “she” and “her”.  Even doctors will talk in terms of only girls. Trials are only compiled of girls. But, … Continue reading

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