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Discharged

Wallace had his last physical therapy today. He was evaluated and met all of his goals. I was going to see if we could get a few weeks of OT in but the next evaluation date is a month away … Continue reading

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MicroBlog Monday: Pointless

Today was Wallace’s follow up with the physiatrist we saw back in September. Absolutely nothing was done during this appointment. He refuses to look into causes of the low muscle tone and lack of reflexes. He refuses to refer us … Continue reading

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OT, Zzz…

Wallace had his first OT session this morning! He really liked his therapist, Samantha, during the evaluation a couple weeks ago and was excited to play with her again. I’m hoping they can develop a good rapport like he had … Continue reading

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Trace Minerals: Week Three

This past week we switched to Concentrace brand. It tastes horrible, so it has been a process to work 10-20 drops into things we eat and drink. I also am starting to put a few drops in glasses of water. … Continue reading

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Celebration Time!

Wallace has gained two pounds in less than three weeks! Seventeen of those days he has taken trace minerals. This is not just a growth spurt. My hands and my muscles now have the numbers on the scale to back … Continue reading

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Trace Minerals: Week Two

We are almost out of the bottle of Now brand trace minerals that we started with. I decided to see what the other local store had in stock while we were near it Thursday. I picked up Concentrace and we … Continue reading

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Trace Minerals: Week One

Last week, I joined an online group for parents whose kids have low muscle tone. Some kids have been diagnosed (genetic defects, cerebral palsy, down syndrome, and some pretty rare conditions),but many are like Wallace with no clear cause of … Continue reading

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