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It Matters by Lisa Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Down Syndrome Robert "Ethan" Saylor mattered.  He was a son, a brother, a nephew and a grandson.  He had a warm personality, and he liked pizza, Bob Marley and all things dealing with law ... Read on »
It Matters by Lisa Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Down Syndrome Robert "Ethan" Saylor mattered.  He was a son, a brother, a nephew and a grandson.  He had a warm personality, and he liked pizza, Bob Marley and all things dealing with la ... Read on »
Re-emerging by Lisa Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Down Syndrome **This is a brief note to preface a post which will appear here later this week. I have been quiet--at least on the blog--for the past year, though I have been advocating ... Read on »
Re-emerging by Lisa Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Down Syndrome **This is a brief note to preface a post which will appear here later this week. I have been quiet--at least on the blog--for the past year, though I have been advocat ... Read on »
Two Little Girls at the Beach by Lisa Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Down Syndrome Make a video - it's fun, easy and free! www.onetruemedia.com Read on »
Two Little Girls at the Beach by Lisa Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Down Syndrome Make a video - it's fun, easy and free! www.onetruemedia.com Read on »
Days of Awe (New Down Syndrome Diagnosis) by Lisa Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Down Syndrome If someone would have told me that the days and weeks following Bridget's unexpected Down syndrome diagnosis would be bountiful...I would have thought they were crazy.  E ... Read on »
Days of Awe (New Down Syndrome Diagnosis) by Lisa Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Down Syndrome If someone would have told me that the days and weeks following Bridget's unexpected Down syndrome diagnosis would be bountiful...I would have thought they were crazy.  ... Read on »
Shining a Light on Prenatal Screening: Implications of the New Tests by Lisa Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Down Syndrome This is a piece I wrote for a series of posts on the new prenatal test to detect Down syndrome early in pregnancy.  Please take some time to check out the entire series ... Read on »
Shining a Light on Prenatal Screening: Implications of the New Tests by Lisa Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Down Syndrome This is a piece I wrote for a series of posts on the new prenatal test to detect Down syndrome early in pregnancy.  Please take some time to check out the entire series ... Read on »
A Sliver of Light by Lisa Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Down Syndrome **There are no pictures in the post which follows.  There are, however, pictures included in each of the links.  This story is not for the faint of heart.  The pictures are ... Read on »
A Sliver of Light by Lisa Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Down Syndrome **This story is not for the faint of heart.  Please note that some of the names and details have been removed from the original post in order to protect specific individual ... Read on »
Five by Lisa Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Down Syndrome It's been five years today since this little girl arrived in our lives: Each year it becomes more clear that Bridget's arrival (more to the point:  Bridget's Down syndro ... Read on »
Five by Lisa Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Down Syndrome It's been five years today since this little girl arrived in our lives: Each year it becomes more clear that Bridget's arrival (more to the point:  Bridget's Down syndro ... Read on »
Sharing: Keeper of My Heart, A Giveaway by Lisa Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Down Syndrome As I tucked my two littlest girls into bed tonight, I whispered a quiet prayer of gratitude for the two of them, and for the richness they bring to our lives. I reme ... Read on »
Sharing: Keeper of My Heart, A Giveaway by Lisa Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Down Syndrome As I tucked my two littlest girls into bed tonight, I whispered a quiet prayer of gratitude for the two of them, and for the richness they bring to our lives. I reme ... Read on »
Sunshine Girls by Lisa Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Down Syndrome June 29.  Sunrise:  6:06a  Sunset:  9:06p The forecast says it is going to be 72 degrees and sunny at 9 pm tonight.  We're at the point in the summer when the days ... Read on »
Sunshine Girls by Lisa Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Down Syndrome June 29.  Sunrise:  6:06a  Sunset:  9:06p The forecast says it is going to be 72 degrees and sunny at 9 pm tonight.  We're at the point in the summer when the days ... Read on »
Is There a Smile by Lisa Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Down Syndrome ...hiding in the heart of this sweet child?  I'm sure there is!  This is Albina . (Isn't she adorable?)  Look at her little face.  She needs someone to hug her and tell her ... Read on »
Is There a Smile by Lisa Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Down Syndrome ...hiding in the heart of this sweet child?  I'm sure there is!  This is Albina . (Isn't she adorable?)  Look at her little face.  She needs someone to hug her and tell her ... Read on »