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Surgery went well and I humbly thank my friends at the @ClevelandClinic

I really appreciate all the concern. It took a bit longer to get this out than I had originally planned because I’m moving a little slower than I thought I would be, but I wanted to let you all know how I’m doing. I’m in between meetings at the moment so I will make this …

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I think 43 going to be my best year yet

For those who don’t know, I turn 43 years old on Tuesday of this week. I used to hate the idea of getting older because it scared me. I’ve since learned to embrace life in all its stages and live them to their fullest. Turning 43 isn’t upsetting to me all and it feels good …

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I was in the emergency room yesterday and ended up at the @ClevelandClinic

Yesterday was one of those days I’d like to avoid going forward. If you don’t follow me on Facebook, then you’re probably out of the loop. You can find my Facebook profile linked at the top of the page. Just sayin’….. Wednesday I began experiencing a sore throat. Not a huge deal but it was …

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What to do when you suspect autism (feat. Dr. Emilee Valler) S4E7

I’ve been wanting to do this episode FOREVER and it finally happened. My guest today is Dr. Emilee Valler. She’s a pediatric psychologist with the Cleveland Clinic’s Children’s Center for Autism. Dr. Valler is here to talk about what autism is and what it’s not. We talk about what parents should look for, when to …

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UPDATE: A little bit about the neuropsychological testing and how things are going so far

I don’t know if you’re familiar with neuropsych testing, but here it is in a nutshell. According to my friends at the Cleveland Clinic, “a neuropsychological evaluation is a test to measure how well a person’s brain is working. The abilities tested include reading, speaking, understanding, paying attention, and remembering.” We’ve been here for about …

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Gavin has major testing today at the @ClevelandClinic

Today is a massive day for us. Gavin will be spending the day at the Cleveland Clinic for one of the most critical appointments he’s had in a very long time. Gavin will be undergoing another round of neuropsych testing. It’s been many, many years since he went through this battery of testing the first …

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What happened at the @ClevelandClinic last week?

I just realized I neglected to mention how Lizze’s appointment with the Neurological Center for Pain at the Cleveland Clinic went. For starters, the staff was absolutely amazing. Not that it’s a surprise, but it really is important to note that because we’ve had some truly awful experiences with other medical facilities in the past. …

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My wife begins her 2nd day of headache infusions at the @clevelandclinic

It’s been a busy morning already. Lizze didn’t sleep very well. She’s in a lot of pain and extremely nervous about her second Infusion today. It’s very hard to be hopeful when you’ve been in so much pain for so long and nothing has ever been able to help. I’m trying to get her to …

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