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When a temporary nurse steps in to help my son at school

I’ve become so used to my routines that when an abrupt change happens, it throws me off. Recently, a substitute nurse filled in for the one who usually attends school with my 5-year-old son, Cayden, who has infantile-onset Pompe disease. Cayden is accustomed to having a nurse with him…

Adding nutrients to my son’s diet led to unexpected issues

My 5-year-old son, Cayden, has seen a nutritionist his entire life. In his younger years, this was important because Cayden was underweight. Recently, he has gained weight, but the visits are still necessary because he’s tube-fed. Thankfully, Cayden is able to see his nutritionist at the same time as…