A Holiday Tradition

The season of traditions is upon us. Christmas, of course, has many traditions, but people incorporate their own traditions into this important holiday. My family's one big tradition, now going into its third generation, is baking. I vowed to never take on this task. To me, it wasn't worth the late nights, or the effort. I … Continue reading A Holiday Tradition

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I’m 32, and I still see a doctor at a children’s hospital.

Today I had my annual cardiology appointment. I do not go to your typical cardiology clinic, but one located at a local children's hospital. At the age of two it was discovered that I had a heart murmur and sent to this same hospital. I was then diagnosed with Marfan Syndrome and seen there throughout my childhood. Thirty … Continue reading I’m 32, and I still see a doctor at a children’s hospital.

When Isaiah Austin Decided To Play Basketball Again…..

In the past few days some big news has developed in the Marfan Syndrome world. One of the Marfan Foundation representatives decided to continue his dream of becoming a professional basketball player. Isaiah Austin had big dreams of becoming an NBA superstar, but those dreams were cut short when it was discovered that he has … Continue reading When Isaiah Austin Decided To Play Basketball Again…..