Beyond Achondroplasia

Growing together with Clara

February 15, 2014
by inesp.alves
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A new device for treatment of persistent otitis media with effusion

Dr. Armin Bidarian Moniri, a swedish ENT doctor working in Portugal, developed a device that helps children of a younger age to balance the pressure and aerating the middle ear. The principles applied in this device toy are the Valsalva maneuver and … Continue reading

October 10, 2013
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Sleep apnea – new reviews

Searching about this very common theme around parents, but not that well understood, I found a recent article publish at the Journal of clinical sleep medicine, that has very explicit points about the subject. A Three-Month-Old Achondroplastic Baby with both Obstructive Apneas … Continue reading

May 28, 2013
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Routine evaluation

Today we went to Lisbon again for several things: another transfontanelar ultrasound, a timpanogram, ENT appointment, meeting with the neurosurgeon and to end, an appointment with a well known PhD pediatrician that could possibly help us with some contacts. For … Continue reading

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