Hope Renewed

It happens every year.  Attending an ASAP Chiari & Syringomyelia Conference renews the spirit and breathes new hope into what seems like hopeless situations.  This year was no exception. My daughter just celebrated her sweet sixteenth birthday. All she wanted … MORE

Co-pays

Co-pays, co-pays, co-pays! As a parent of a child with special health care needs, I know co-pays can wreak havoc on the family budget. If your insurance plan is anything like mine, you may end up paying more in co-pays … MORE

Chiari on CSI

My busy schedule doesn’t often provide much time for television, but I must confess there is one program that provides a welcome diversion to daily life: CSI.  I miss Gil Grissom, I’m glad Sarah’s back, and I’m getting used to … MORE