Category Archives: Surgery

A Difficult Diagnosis: My Story At Texas Children’s Pavilion For Women

I found out I was expecting my third child in August 2012. We were absolutely delighted, having experienced a pregnancy loss earlier in the year. We had two boys and felt in … Full Entry »

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Video: What To Expect When Your Child Has Surgery

No parent ever wants to hear that their child will need to have surgery – whether it’s a routine procedure that only takes minutes or it’s something more serious. After … Full Entry »

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Texas Children’s Saved My Daughter’s Life, Twice

Being a first time mom is not only a lot of work, but frankly it can be a bit scary too. It’s hard to describe the feeling of those first … Full Entry »

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A Chance Meeting Leads To Life-Changing Surgery

Elisabeth was 9 years old when she experienced her first seizure. I remember it very vividly. We were at a neighborhood yard sale when Elisabeth began oddly staring off into … Full Entry »

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My Heart Rhythm, My Scar: My Kind Of Normal

As I sit and stare at my beautiful baby boy I felt it necessary to share my story with you. I spent nine months praying his heart would not share … Full Entry »

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