Eight Tips for Keeping Faith While Caring for a Sick Child

One of the worst things for a parent is if their child is diagnosed with a crippling or lifelong disorder. No parent can stand to see their child in pain, and such an illness can take its toll on the whole family as well. If you have a sick child, here are some coping strategies and tips to help you keep faith and move forward.

dorisdab

07/18/2011 04:03:10 AM

i have a 9month old son and he was diagnosed with tsc (tuberous schreusis) for more info please look it up. anyway, im a single mom and of coarse i work thank god for sister and mom there watching him in day time while im at work, very hard but his very happy and strong boy his name is Matthew. his amazing and his my special gift from god, and its very difficult to see your kid to suffer. i was so mad of my self every time he get or have an episode of his seizure, because he was diagnosed when i was carrying him. but in my heart i could never give up on him.

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