Health knowledge made personal

Cori Sarno V.

On February 8, 2009 Joey, our bundle of joy arrived five weeks early! A few days later we learned that he had Down syndrome. We had no idea throughout the pregnancy that our baby was going to have Down syndrome. But we had refused most of the prenatal testing because when I saw Joey's heart... Full Bio
› Share page:

Posts

Sort by: Most recent | Name
Happy Halloween by Cori Sarno V. Posted in: Blog Posts in Down Syndrome  A long overdue new post.  Unfortunately I don't have time for a lengthy update but everyone is doing great! The proof is in the pictures. The boys are doing wonderfully! ... Read on »
School by Cori Sarno V. Posted in: Blog Posts in Down Syndrome  At the end of the first day he fell asleep during circle time.  I am so grateful his teachers took pictures for me. Read on »
Three by Cori Sarno V. Posted in: Blog Posts in Down Syndrome So I don't have time to do the sort of update that I would like to do, but Joey recently turned 3 and Zac is now 3 months old.  I am also back at work.  To memorialize Joey' ... Read on »
Brothers by Cori Sarno V. Posted in: Blog Posts in Down Syndrome I just know these two will be best friends some day! Read on »
My Beautiful Boys by Cori Sarno V. Posted in: Blog Posts in Down Syndrome Zac had his first photo shoot a few weeks ago for his birth announcements. Like his big brother he takes pretty cute pictures. Thanks to Chris Henning for the beautiful pic ... Read on »
Zac Clayton by Cori Sarno V. Posted in: Blog Posts in Down Syndrome On November 18, 2011 Zac Clayton was born via scheduled c-section. He weighed 9 pounds 8 oz (thank goodness for the c-section). It was no wonder he was so big...because I wa ... Read on »
Getting Ready for Baby Zac by Cori Sarno V. Posted in: Blog Posts in Down Syndrome It is hard to believe that baby Zac will be here in about 2 weeks (if not sooner). I am so tired of being pregnant...but Joey seems to be enjoying the process. Especially th ... Read on »
Summer Vacation 2011 by Cori Sarno V. Posted in: Blog Posts in Down Syndrome This post is long overdue. For our vacation this summer we went to San Diego for a week to visit my parents. We had a busy busy week filled with the beach, legoland and the ... Read on »
Joey's First Pony Ride by Cori Sarno V. Posted in: Blog Posts in Down Syndrome Joey had his first pony ride at the State fair this past weekend. It was a huge hit. Unfortunately my camera battery ran out so all I have are a couple of cell phone pics. ... Read on »
Water Therapy by Cori Sarno V. Posted in: Blog Posts in Down Syndrome Tony takes Joey to water therapy every Friday with Joey's regular PT Michelle. I know it is hard to tell (sarcasm) but I think Joey really enjoys it. ... Read on »
Will He Be Like His Big Brother? by Cori Sarno V. Posted in: Blog Posts in Down Syndrome Last week we found out we are having another boy! Although I thought I wanted a girl...I am thrilled! But I can't help but wonder how much or little he will be like his big ... Read on »
April 2011 Easter Party and Easter by Cori Sarno V. Posted in: Blog Posts in Down Syndrome Despite the morning sickness and fatigue, April still managed to be quite a busy month for us. As we have finally gotten more settled in the new house, I decided to host a M ... Read on »
Interpreting Joey by Cori Sarno V. Posted in: Blog Posts in Down Syndrome So speech has been one of those areas that we have been most concerned about in terms of Joey's development. He has been making great strides in gross and fine motor skills ... Read on »
Joey's 2 Year-old Photos by Cori Sarno V. Posted in: Blog Posts in Down Syndrome We had local photographer, Michelle Marrone, take Joey's 2 year-old photos in Old Town Sacramento. It was a blast, and the pictures came out great. Here are a few (ok a lo ... Read on »
Birthday Cake Done Right! by Cori Sarno V. Posted in: Blog Posts in Down Syndrome Joey's second birthday was a blast. (I will try and post pictures of the party later) but for now...check him out showing us how to do birthday cake right. This was at par ... Read on »
Happy 2nd Birthday! by Cori Sarno V. Posted in: Blog Posts in Down Syndrome Two years ago today our bundle of joy surprised us...five weeks early...and changed our world forever! For twelve hours after he was born we had no idea he had Down syndrom ... Read on »
Tissue Anyone? by Cori Sarno V. Posted in: Blog Posts in Down Syndrome We are sooooo proud of Joey's progress with walking before his second birthday! But along with the walking comes a whole new level of things Joey can get into. Lately he cl ... Read on »
Monkey Hat (and other news) by Cori Sarno V. Posted in: Blog Posts in Down Syndrome Is this a cute hat or what! One of the attorneys I work with, Serena, made Joey this adorable monkey hat for Christmas. As you can see from the pics he really likes it ... Read on »