1. Sounding The Alarm “Sounding the Alarm” is a profound documentary by Blockburger Productions that examines the lives of 12 families affected by autism, and chronicles the challenges and opportunities they face from diagnosis to adulthood. Now that 1 in every 68 children in the U.S. is affected by autism, the need for comprehensive services and […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
By Kasmer K. Quinn SUPER GIRL Madison was an outgoing student, volleyball player, gymnast, and Girl Scout from Worth, Illinois. At the age of 10, Madison was diagnosed with Moyamoya, a progressive disease of the carotid arteries and their major branches that can lead to irreversible blockage. In October 2014 she began to experience weakness of […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
Story from Yahoo! EAGAN, Minn. (AP) — Leah Spring is at the helm of her home: the kitchen island. Meet the Mom Raising 5 Kids With Down Syndrome — While Also Fighting Cancer Tonight’s menu is summer-sausage-and-cheese sandwiches and pineapple-mango fruit smoothies. Inside this yellow house on the top of a hill in Eagan, Spring, 47, […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
Via Fox59.com POSTED 2:25 PM, MAY 13, 2015, BY KYLEE WIERKS – WEB PRODUCER, UPDATED AT 02:29PM, MAY 13, 2015 (May 13, 2015) – An act of kindness doesn’t have to be big to make a difference. A Louisville resident recorded a heartwarming video of a Qdoba worker helping a woman. And apparently this wasn’t the first […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
Getting through the red tape is tough, but you have more rights than you think. BY LAURA WATERS via New Jersey Family My husband and I welcomed our son into the world with the calm conviction of experienced parents. Jonah was our fourth child, and we were pros at child rearing, fluent in the language of raising typical children. Feedingschedule? […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
“Anyone with a child or family member with autism or other developmental disabilities will want to make sure they attend this year’s seminar,” Caroline O’Connell said. O’Connell is Family Time Magazine’s publisher who founded the seminar in 2009 after seeing a need to provide more resources to families with loved ones with autism and other developmental disabilities. […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
We’re giving away The Thinking Moms’ Revolution – Autism beyond the Spectrum: Inspiring True Stories from Parents Fighting to Rescue Their Children by Helen Conroy and Lisa Joyce Goes! “The most amazing, inspiring, ball-busting, loving bloggers out there. [These] chicks rock.” – Jenny McCarthy To enter: LIKE our Facebook page, SHARE the post, and COMMENT telling us your […]Continue Reading... No Comments.