July 2013

Undiagnosed: Still Searching for Answers

In August of 2010, we got the call from our pediatrician: “Andrew tested positive for cystic fibrosis,” she told me gently, and I imagined her kind eyes filling with concern as she heard silence on the other end. That call began a roller coaster of emotions for our family and set off a chain of [...]

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I didn’t wake up with some grand epiphany darting through my head hoping to reach my lips before it was forgotten.   I didn’t wake up feeling particularly sad or glad or worried, wondering if I “really look my age,” or if I could get away with that big 3-0 I dreaded not that long [...]

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