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3 Years

This Saturday will be three years to the day that we were told that our boy had Cardiomyopathy and would need a transplant. It has and continues to be a journey filled with fear, faith, joy, tears, and so many more emotions. We have seen God do incredible things. The fact that Noah is still

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Guest Post

Thank you to everyone who continues to love and support Mel, Jason, and their kiddos. Mel asked me to write a guest blog post regarding her most recent appointments. As you know, she has been having progressive muscle weakness with some rapid changes recently. This has affected her significantly in the areas of walking, driving,

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Cause For Celebration

I want to start off by saying thank you so much for the overwhelming response to my last post. You all have been so encouraging to us. It feels great to know we are not walking this road alone. The day after I posted my last post we finally were able to get an appointment

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How Noah’s mom lives with MD

I have been encouraged by a few to share my story about living life with MD. To be honest it’s been something I haven’t really felt comfortable sharing. I know many of you will find that hard to believe since I pretty much live my life like an open book. I think the reason is

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Update From Noah

Noah’s Thoughts Hi everyone this is Noah. I wanted to tell you all that my heart is doing fine. I’m happy that I haven’t gotten worse I took this weird test to see how I would do in high altitudes because I want to go to camp and Big Bear. I’m able to go to

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Thanksgiving is fast approaching and we have so much to be thankful for: Our sweet boy has made it almost three years since his first diagnosis in January 2012. He has been on the transplant list for over two years now and has remained hospital free. I can’t tell you what joy it brings me

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It’s not about the why it’s about the Who

The last two weeks have been rough. I have been to at least eight doctor appointments. Six of which have been for me. I have been told after allergy testing that I’m allergic to almost everything except foods(Thank you Jesus),I had a CT scan of my sinuses, told I need tubes put in my ears,

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Meeting Update

We are thankful for all your prayers. We got word today from the transplant team at UCLA. After much consideration they have decided that Dr. Changs opinions were very valid and raised great concerns. They are sorry for not consulting him before they met with us but feel it is best that Noah remain on

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Leaning On The Promises Of God

We are constantly amazed at how rapidly things change with our situation. Last week we were thrilled to hear how well Noah’s pressures were in his heart after his heart cath. They were contemplating taking him off the transplant list for awhile. We drove down to UCLA and had a wonderful meeting with the transplant

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Blessings Abound

Well Noah is Officially a status 7 on the list. This just means he is in-active for now. Since the news on Monday that this could be a possibility I have had a mixed bag of emotions. Happy, worried, confused, anxious etc. I had a ton of questions and not a lot of answers. When

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