Category Archives: Rett Syndrome

My Wish to the Stars

Our little community has lost at least 5 girls and one mother to Rett syndrome and FoxG1 since the start of the new year. Facebook is a double edged sword-you watch these children grow, rejoice in new skills or coming … Continue reading

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To the Doctor that Pissed Me Off

I read this article today titled, To the Nurse Who Made Me Cry and it asks at the end, “Fellow Mighty friends, if you could write a letter to a medical professional, what would you say?” Now, I’ve actually often … Continue reading

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The Next Steps Up the Mountain

Neuren Pharmaceuticals and Acadia have announced more details about the upcoming Phase III trial. Read about them HERE. Two very important blurbs stick out: “The Phase 3 study will be followed by an open label extension study in which all … Continue reading

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Up To The Mountain-again.

I struggled to come up with a title for this post and I struggled in deciding whether to write it or not. But, I challenged myself to be honest with both myself and others when I began this blog and … Continue reading

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All is Not Quiet on the Trofinetide Front #2; A Balancing Act

* Warning* Looooong post! If you aren’t interested in financial aspects and just want an update on logistics that have affected the timeline, skip to the second half- there’s also a link to a new update from Acadia, the pharmaceutical … Continue reading

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All is Not Quiet on the Trofinetide Front #1 A Chess Game

It’s been very quiet in the public eye in regard to Trofinetide. We all are in a holding pattern as we wait for Phase III to begin, but BEHIND the scenes things are progressing strategically and clearly, like a chess … Continue reading

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Sarizotan Trial #4: Almost There!!

As we head into the new year, I just wanted to give you all an update on the Sarizotan trial- STARS- for daytime apnea (breath-holding). I’m pleased to announce that Newron only needs 8 (or less) more participants to complete … Continue reading

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