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Tag Archives: metabolic
Is Autism Medical? Pittsburgh Parent Magazine September 2015
Posted on August 18, 2015 by Empowered Advocacy
I had the privilege to write this article about the scientific and medical underpinnings of AUTISM in the September 2015 issue of Pittsburgh Parent Magazine. PDF Version here: Is Autism Medical?
Posted in Advocacy, Autism, Autism Prevention | Tagged allergy, autism, food allergy, gastrointestinal, immunology, medical, metabolic, mitochondrial | 3 Comments
#1min4mito Week 6: Highest Incidence of Metabolic Diseases
Posted on February 20, 2014 by Empowered Advocacy
(please forgive us, we are a few weeks behind and trying catch up!!) This one floors me. Really floors me. As many of you know over the past few years I have become a HUGE advocate for Newborn Screening. Metabolic … Continue reading →
VIDEO~10 Fingers 10 Toes 10 Facts about Newborn Screening You need to Know!
Posted on September 30, 2012 by Empowered Advocacy
Today marks the last day of Newborn Screening Awareness Month 2012! We started the month with this post of the 10 Facts about Newborn Screening that every expecting and new parent should know… and we are ending this month on … Continue reading →
Posted in Advocacy, Baby's First Test, Medical, Newborn Screening | Tagged baby, birth, blood test, expecting parent, heel prick, metabolic, newborn screening, pregnant, prenatal, pulse ox | 6 Comments
Texas Born: Newborn Screening in the Lone Star State~ Krabbe Disease and PKU
Posted on September 24, 2012 by Empowered Advocacy
This is an “interview” with Bill Morris. Bill and I met as part of the Baby’s First Test Task Force. Bill and his family lives in Central Texas and Bill serves as the Newborn Screening Advisory Committee Chairperson for Texas. I … Continue reading →
Posted in Advocacy, Genetics, Medical, Newborn Screening, Texas Born | Tagged genetics, heel prick, krabbe disease, metabolic, newborn screening, pku, pku test, texas | 1 Comment
What does Newborn Screening have to do with Mitochondrial Disease?
Posted on September 17, 2012 by Empowered Advocacy
Great Question! About a year ago as I was learning more and more about mitochondrial disease… I began asking myself, if Lady A’s symptoms were present since 2 weeks of age, is there (or was there) ANY way that we … Continue reading →
Posted in Advocacy, Baby's First Test, Medical, Mitochondrial Disease, Newborn Screening, UMDF | Tagged awareness week, heel prick, metabolic, mito, mito autism, mitoaction, mitochondrial disease, newborn screening, umdf | 7 Comments