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Rett Syndrome is Such a Trial… #2 Ketamine

Many parents can attest to the fact that after a procedure requiring anesthesia our children have a decrease in Rett related symptoms. For Katelin, this was a drastic decrease in behavioral issues. My other children would often say… Can we … Continue reading

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Rett Syndrome is Such a Trial… #1 Anavex 2-73

…and 2019 looks to change that up a bit- Rett Syndrome, so many trials! According to the most recent GP2C newsletter (GirlPower2Cure)there will be at least 7 trials this year, currently in various stages. This is SO exciting! What does … Continue reading

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Poetry is my Pocket Watch

April is Poetry Month. As I have traveled this journey with Katelin, one of the few ways left to be ME was to write, and so I wrote. There were times I wrote on my  lunch break that turned into … Continue reading

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In the Spotlight!- Colleen English

Every once-in-awhile you meet someone just destined to change your world. One of those people is Colleen. In the years that I’ve known her, her great, big heart has gone from figuring out to provide gift cards to trial families … Continue reading

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Hold the Presses-Trofinetide in the News!

The first publication of the Pediatric Trofinetide trial has hit the proverbial newsstand! Neurology.org has published “Double-blind, randomized, placebo-controlled study of trofinetide in pediatric Rett syndrome” ahead of print. So, it’s hotter than “hot off the press.” So, quick cut … Continue reading

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In the Spotlight!- Dame Margaret Brimble

Soon the Phase III Pivotal trial for Trofinetide will begin. I have a personal goal of full recruitment within three months. That doesn’t mean everyone has started, but that all the spots are ready to be filled. WE CAN MAKE … Continue reading

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International Women’s Day

I’ve had some great female role models over the years and I have a pretty long memory. The first woman I remember, even before my own grandparents, was Grandma Watson, we lived upstairs from her when I was just a … Continue reading

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