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5 Tips for Managing Your Kid’s Halloween Candy

There are many opinions out there about how much candy is appropriate for kids. But not every family is the same. These 5 tips may help you find a solution.

Sarah Sanchez
Creating a Positive Home Environment

3 Tips for Creating a Positive Home Environment

With the new school year well underway, use these 3 small changes you can make to your daily routine to help make your home environment a positive one!

Dr. Liz Matheis
Down Syndrome Awareness Grows Up

Down Syndrome Awareness Grows Up

Our Down syndrome awareness has grown up right along with our son, and it will keep on growing and changing.

Alethea Mshar

This is Why We Need to See More Disability in Literature

Writing is activism in the best sense. It presents worlds with a cornucopia of multi-faceted characters, because no one is just one kind of person.

Jamie Sumner

3 Ways to Teach Social Skills at Home

Your child is bright, creative, and clearly has many areas of skills. In theory, that should make it so that relating to peers is easy right? Well, not exactly.

Dr. Liz Matheis

The Perpetual Pursuit of Quality of Life

We make our choices with excellent advice from doctors we trust and in agreement with each other. All in the name of “quality of life”.

Alethea Mshar

The Myths & Truths of ADHD

With the abundance of information about ADHD available to us every day, it is important for us to clarify some of the misinformation that is out there. 

Dr. Liz Matheis

For These Special Needs Bus Drivers, It’s Not Just a Job

These stories are many, not few. For these drivers, carrying our children is not just a job. It’s a way to love the community.

Jamie Sumner
multiple sclerosis

The Mysterious Roots of Multiple Sclerosis

Multiple Sclerosis, meaning multiple areas of scarring, is a disease of the central nervous system (brain, spinal cord, and optic nerves).

Sarah Sanchez

When Work/Life Balance Doesn’t Work

Someday, maybe, the pendulum will swing back and I will find the perfect scenario that gives me the outlet I desire and the flexibility my family requires.

Alethea Mshar