Everett is our oldest child. We always talked about having more than one child, so I’ll have to confess — when Everett was born and diagnosed, I wondered how that might affect any children we might have later. And when we learned that we were expecting a little brother for Everett, this fear resurfaced. I […]
In the days leading up to receiving Everett’s karyotype results, we met with his genetic counselor. We were given a list of things that kids with DS are predisposed to including AAI (atlantoaxial instability). This is when there is slippage in the vertebrae. Kids with DS are at risk of having AAI and those who […]
We found out that Everett has Down syndrome moments after he was born (this is called a birth or postnatal diagnosis). In those moments after we heard of his diagnosis, a rush of fears went through my mind. One that I can painfully recall, was the fear that Everett would never be able to attend […]
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