• How To Survive Your Child's Life-Threatening Diagnosis

    8 days ago - By Scary Mommy

    There he was. My five-month old precious baby boy laying lifeless on a stretcher after being diagnosed with a brain tumor. It was an absolute nightmare. My body switched into auto pilot, and all the moments ran together in a chaotic group of memories that I can't create a timeline for. Somewhere between complete desperation to find the answers and an overwhelming, powerful love I had for this child, I had the courage to stand up and be the demanding mother I always criticized. And you know what happened? It saved our son's life.
    My advice comes from the experience of desperately dragging...
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