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Free Printable :: Germ Free Zone Sign

Free Printable :: Germ Free Zone Sign

In just 2 short months, many of us will begin our “house arrest” for RSV and flu season… doing everything we can to protect our little ones from those life-threatening germs that run so rampant that time of year. So often it is difficult for family...
Rush-Copley NICU Tour

Rush-Copley NICU Tour

About 2 weeks ago, I had the honor of sharing my son’s story at the hospital where he was born during a legislators’ tour of the Rush-Copley NICU, organized by the Illinois Maternal & Child Health Coalition. This experience gave me the opportunity to...
Advocating for your child

Advocating for your child

This was originally published on my personal blog in July 2009:The MRI performed right before Connor left the NICU found that he is missing a structure in his brain called the septum pellucidum. Connor’s ophthalmologist requested that he get another MRI to...