We’re Home!

Well...it's been a crazy busy 24 hours, but we are home.  I'll fill you in on some of the details.  First off, we did our X-rays on Tuesday morning to see how Ben looks standing up.  The good news is that his thoracic (chest) area looks really good.  It's looking pretty straight.  His neck is [...]

Uncertain Beginnings Part A 

When Ben was born, it took us about 4 days (I think) to get diagnosed with Goldenhar spectrum or syndrome (depending who you are talking to).  At the time, I didn't really know what that meant, I only knew that it affected his eye, his ears, and his spine.  We were transferred to our local [...]

Busy Days…

Ben is getting stronger day by day.  We have now renamed his left hand 'Lazy" and Ben has to reach up and touch some hanging gorilla/bear to pay for special treats he wants...ie:  ipad = 5 Lazy touches.  It seems to be helping.  We have shortened our traction times to make it more manageable.  Today [...]