Genetic Presidposition for Cancer

Understanding Genetic Predisposition to Cancer

When a child is diagnosed with cancer, parents commonly ask, “Does this put my other kids at higher risk for... Read full post »

The Dangers of Pinterest

I’ll admit I’m no Martha Stewart. Do-It-Yourself? Not in my case. But something about Pinterest sucks me in. All those... Read full post »
Tenley Johnson

SMA Clinical Trial Provides Hope for Families

Tragically, most children with Type I Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA1) don’t live past their 2nd birthday. I believe the answer... Read full post »
Autism puzzle pieces

Do Vaccines Cause Autism?

In our last post on autism, we discussed why the diagnosis of autism has been on the rise over the... Read full post »
Breast Milk Bottles

Cow’s Milk Found in Online Breast Milk

The practice of buying and selling human breast milk over the Internet seems to be growing in popularity. Many parents... Read full post »

A Cure for the #1 Cause of Childhood Death

Nationwide Insurance started a public conversation on Sunday night about a topic that I have devoted many years to –... Read full post »

Making Connections: Research Deepens Understanding of Motor Neuron Disorders.

Researchers at Nationwide Children’s Hospital are testing a groundbreaking therapy that could revolutionize the treatment of the largest genetic killer... Read full post »

Looking for Answers: Rare Diseases and Gene Therapy Research

For parents and families of children with undiagnosed conditions, the road to diagnosis can be a long and frustrating experience.... Read full post »