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The Epilepsy Monitoring Unit

A couple of weeks ago, Andrew stopped smiling and visually tracking. Completely lacking awareness of the world around him, Andrew became a shell of his old self. When a baby regresses in this way, it’s often because of seizures. We … Continue reading

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Andrew’s EEG

Back in June, when Andrew was just recovering from a near-fatal encounter with necrotizing enterocolitis (NEC), we started to notice that his arms and legs would twitch. Sometimes, the twitches would come in clusters and would cause his tiny, swollen … Continue reading

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Andrew, our busy little monkey man

So here we are, fifteen days after Andrew has come home. Our new family life has been challenging but joyful.┬áBeing the considerate baby she is, Eleanor decided to poop regularly and sleep through the night two days before Andrew’s arrival. … Continue reading

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