Parent Perspective Articles

Along Came Autism: Dominick’s Story

I think any mother first looks at her newborn son, all pink and soft, and dreams of his future. Maybe he’ll be a doctor, a lawyer, or a teacher. President, perhaps? Well, I knew my Dominick was meant to be something greater. My son was born...

From Russia, With Love

Adopting a child is enriching and rewarding…and brings with it a variety of health challenges If you’re like most women, you dream of getting pregnant one day and having a little baby. I certainly did. When the time was rig...

Letters From Our Readers

Reader Response to “Breastfeed a Toddler…” I was very excited to read your article entitled “Breastfeed a Toddler… Why on Earth?”. I am very supportive of breastfeeding, and love to read articles on the benefits so I can pass them on....

Questions From Parents

My son is 11 months old. He loves to roll and play while sitting up, but he shows no interest in crawling. He doesn’t get up on all fours or pull up to a sitting or standing position. We are doing an early intervention program and physical t...