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Mother’s Day in Oz

I often say that living with Rett syndrome is like traveling in Oz with the Scarecrow, Tin Man and Lion. So, what would Mother’s Day look like there? I think it would happen in the Poppy Field. Such a beautiful … Continue reading

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Poetry Month: Pain inspired

Many, many years ago, while taking a course in college they gave us this book of poems, rather we BOUGHT this book of poems. And it is my favorite. I still read it from time to time. One of my … Continue reading

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April is Poetry Month-Katelin Inspired

One of the first “poems” I wrote that was inspired by Katie was actually turned into a book! “Tyler and the Spider” is a story of acceptance, no matter the differences. It’s meant to show that being nervous and afraid … Continue reading

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Let’s Break it Down-5 (Neuren Aims, Shoots, Scores! Slam Dunk!)

  Yes, we have finally reached the last part of the Pediatric Trial Results. Hooray. It was quite a challenge for me and hopefully I made it understandable for everyone. I want to thank those people who explained things to me … Continue reading

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Let’s Break it Down-3 (Tipping the Scales)

So, here we go. I struggled with this section because of the graphs and numbers. There may be many of you who go…”What’s the big deal, so easy to understand!” Me, to say I’m good at math would be stretch … Continue reading

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Let’s Break it Down-2

So, the last post gave a rundown on the summary, now we’ll get into the nitty gritty! Let’s break down the next section: *disclaimer: these are my thoughts only, unless otherwise noted. The Phase 2 trial was conducted at 12 … Continue reading

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Let’s Break it Down-1

  So, the Rett Community has had a couple of days to digest the BIG news-Trofinetide showed clinically significant improvement in the Pediatric Trial. Then we read the announcement, full of graphs and numbers and a lot of us went… … Continue reading

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