When Labels Don’t Stick

October 15, 2014 by nohandsbutours Carrie, hearing impairment, hemifacial microsomia, microtia, sedated ABR 4 Comments

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It’s been a year since I paused while writing a post for this very site and glanced at the photo-listings for children on our agency’s website. And I saw her. It was a morning exactly like this one. I was up early, before the sun came up. The cup of coffee growing cold beside the …Read More

Meah

September 22, 2009 by nohandsbutours Craniofacial, Family Stories, hemifacial microsomia 0 Comments

by Melinda, mom to Meah from China with hemifacial microsomia When my husband and I were in the process of adopting again, we had looked at all the programs and chose to adopt minor special needs from Vietnam. We also thought we would adopt a 2 to 4 year old… little did we know. While …Read More