Blogger Melissa Winger wonders if there is a way to improve the system for those in need?
Tuesday, March 26, 2013
Monday, March 25, 2013
Angelman Syndrome mom blogger Melissa Winger shares the importance of support groups in times of need or life in general.
Wednesday, March 20, 2013
Mom blogger Melissa Winger describes the sleep deprivation that comes with having a child with Angelman Syndrome, and, strangely, how it's all worth it.
Monday, March 18, 2013
Mom blogger Melissa Winger promises to never leave you hanging on for another post again. Plus she gives you some love.
Monday, March 11, 2013
Stepmom shares the little things that say success.
Tuesday, March 5, 2013
Blogger Melissa Winger writes that a loss in the Angelman Syndrome community doesn't affect one family, it affects all.
Thursday, February 28, 2013
Mom blogger Melissa Winger writes about how she felt after being told her son had Angelman Syndrome.
Tuesday, February 26, 2013
Even at 18 weeks pregnant, Melissa Winger new something was wrong with her baby. Read about her journey to a diagnosis here.
Saturday, February 23, 2013
Melissa Winger, a single mom of two, is trying to bring awareness to a syndrome most have never heard of, including medical professionals.
Wednesday, February 13, 2013
Individuals often misdiagnosed; Melissa Winger wants education
Will Norris is a precocious 3-year-old boy born Nov. 8, 2009. He is a happy child with a positive demeanor, his mother reports, and he has a lovely smile. That is one of the traits of Angelman syndrome (AS), but other traits are less agreeable, such as life-threatening seizures (if not properly treated), significant developmental delays and lack of speech, including cooing or babbling as an infant. “When Will wasn’t hitting the usual milestones, we didn’t stop visiting doctor after doctor until finally one knew about Angelman syndrome,” his mother, Melissa Winger, said. “But that process took too long, and my heart goes out to families across the country that may right now be experiencing this same anguish.” Angelman syndrome is a …