Category: Akron Children’s Hospital



Emmett and I are flying solo this afternoon

We’re heading out in a few minutes because Emmett has an appointment with his pediatrician. It’s the last med check before his behavioral health care switches over to the main behavioral health center at Akron Children’s Hospital next month. This is also going to double as a well check. Emmett recently had a birthday and …

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Major Update

Again, I find myself behind the eight ball in regards to writing. I’m really trying to get back into the swing of things, but I’m struggling a bit with my depression lately. That being said, I’m here now, and that’s what matters. Last I wrote, I was still going back and forth with Emmett’s pediatrician …

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If you detect some frustration, you’re not wrong

I’ve been struggling to write as much as I’d like if under better circumstances. This last week of my life has been very challenging, and recovering from it is taking some time. We buried my grandmother a week ago today. All of us are still feeling the impact of this, but especially Emmett. As I’m …

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I feel like this is a total victory

Gavin’s appointment at the always amazing Akron Children’s Hospital went very well. Most of his gastro symptoms have subsided, and he does not require regular medication in that area of his life. While he’s not really gaining weight, he’s maintaining where he is, and that’s a good thing. His doctor is happy with his progress …

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Guess where we are today

We’ve made it to see our friends at Akron Children’s Hospital, and did so on time. That’s quite an accomplishment if you’ve driven through Akron in recent years. Anyway, this is a follow-up with Gastroenterology for Mr. Gavin. I don’t expect anything Earth-shattering to occur today. Gavin’s in a pretty good mood, and he’s having …

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My 19-year-old #Autistic son totally impressed me

When Gavin was younger, he was admitted to the psych unit at Akron Children’s Hospital more times than I can remember. It was always a last resort but a necessary action when things got really bad, and he needed acute stabilization. Anyway, Gavin’s doing so much better now, but he’s beginning to struggle once again. …

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