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Post by fezzik092 » Thu May 21, 2020 8:23 pm

My nephew is severely delayed. He's 18 months old, but has no interest in walking, and can barely communicate outside of screeching or monosyllabic shouts. He's at risk for autism angelman syndrome from a few different factors, and his parents (my sister-in-law and her husband) have been in denial since his birth.

Today, my sis-in-law confirmed that she finally reached out to a specialist to get him properly assessed and diagnosed as appropriate. I'm requesting prayer for strength and peace for his parents and the rest of the family, as there's been a lot of family drama surrounding their denial.
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Post by JimVH » Thu May 21, 2020 8:30 pm

Praying for all of them.
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Post by wosbald » Thu May 21, 2020 9:39 pm

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Post by michigander » Fri May 22, 2020 5:17 am

coco wrote:
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Post by hugodrax » Fri May 22, 2020 6:20 am

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Re: Nephew

Post by Stanley76 » Fri May 22, 2020 6:53 am

Prayers for everyone involved.
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Post by Bloodhound » Fri May 22, 2020 3:08 pm

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Re: Nephew

Post by Hovannes » Fri May 22, 2020 5:53 pm

JimVH wrote:
Thu May 21, 2020 8:30 pm
Praying for all of them.
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Re: Nephew

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Post by JMG » Sat May 23, 2020 9:20 am

One of my wife's best friends has a son with anglemans. That friend is actually a doctor here in MS that specializes in that particular issue. She was going to be an OB/GYN, but changed her focus after her son was born. If at any point you think your sister would would benefit from contacting her, I'd be happy to pass along her e-mail address. Just let me know. Prayers for everyone.
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Post by Jocose » Sat May 23, 2020 9:44 am

Stanley76 wrote:
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Re: Nephew

Post by fezzik092 » Sat May 23, 2020 8:42 pm

JMG wrote:
Sat May 23, 2020 9:20 am
One of my wife's best friends has a son with anglemans. That friend is actually a doctor here in MS that specializes in that particular issue. She was going to be an OB/GYN, but changed her focus after her son was born. If at any point you think your sister would would benefit from contacting her, I'd be happy to pass along her e-mail address. Just let me know. Prayers for everyone.
Thanks for this! I'll pass that along to her, and let you know.
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Re: Nephew

Post by rgcurrey » Mon May 25, 2020 11:59 am

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Re: Nephew

Post by fezzik092 » Wed May 27, 2020 1:46 pm

Thank you all for your prayers!

My wife informed me that based on preliminary results, they don't think he's autistic or a candidate of angelman. They are working through the process of addressing his developmental delays through other ways.
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Re: Nephew

Post by hugodrax » Wed May 27, 2020 3:39 pm

fezzik092 wrote:
Wed May 27, 2020 1:46 pm
Thank you all for your prayers!

My wife informed me that based on preliminary results, they don't think he's autistic or a candidate of angelman. They are working through the process of addressing his developmental delays through other ways.
I'll take that as a hopeful sign! Continuing, sir.
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Re: Nephew

Post by Steverino » Wed May 27, 2020 8:48 pm

Prayed for your requests.
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