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Forum: Preteens and Teens   11-20-2013, 06:55 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 956
Posted By Stella_luna
No Accutane! I will never, ever let my DD take...

No Accutane! I will never, ever let my DD take it, even if she develops awful acne. I took it for 1 year when I was 22 for really bad acne. While on it, I developed migraines, which I had never had...
Forum: Parenting   02-29-2012, 05:38 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 347
Posted By Stella_luna
Yes, the radiation affects the cells in its...

Yes, the radiation affects the cells in its path, not the whole body, as far as I understand it . . . so brain CT and abdominal CT would be affecting different cells.
 
An MRE is an MRI of the...
Forum: Parenting   02-29-2012, 05:22 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 347
Posted By Stella_luna
Hi Mama,   I feel so bad for your dd (and...

Hi Mama,
 
I feel so bad for your dd (and you) . . . this sounds like it's been a terrible ordeal.
 
Are you talking about a barium enema, or a small bowel follow-through? Unfortunately, those...
Forum: The Childhood Years   09-02-2011, 01:28 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 355
Posted By Stella_luna
   Quote:Originally Posted by...


 
Quote:Originally Posted by Dandelionkid http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif...
Forum: The Childhood Years   09-01-2011, 06:46 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 355
Posted By Stella_luna
Rethought . . . thanks :).

Rethought . . . thanks :).
Forum: Bob Sears   05-23-2011, 07:13 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,069
Posted By Stella_luna
Hi, Dr. Sears:   My daughter is 9. She...

Hi, Dr. Sears:
 
My daughter is 9. She received all the recommended shots at the recommended times (I was uneducated about vaccines at the time I had her and trusted what my doctor thought was...
Forum: The Childhood Years   04-28-2011, 11:23 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 530
Posted By Stella_luna
My DD's horrible vision (+8 in both eyes) was...

My DD's horrible vision (+8 in both eyes) was discovered at age 2, and I worried about the same thing. This was a very active kid who refused to wear sunglasses, hats, etc. Well, from the day she...
Forum: Parenting the Gifted Child   03-31-2011, 07:08 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,940
Posted By Stella_luna
I have a good friend whose son is enrolled in a...

I have a good friend whose son is enrolled in a virtual online public school called Connections Academy. It is a PA public school, so free, but the child works at his own pace, like homeschooling....
Forum: Learning at School   03-13-2011, 08:38 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,595
Posted By Stella_luna
Well, we moved to get into a better school...

Well, we moved to get into a better school district, and I'm really glad we did. In our old neighborhood, the parents seemed to always be complaining about the elementary school in particular, and I...
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   02-24-2011, 06:32 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 701
Posted By Stella_luna
You look gorgeous! Love the cut & color. Very...

You look gorgeous! Love the cut & color. Very light & springy.
Forum: Parenting the Gifted Child   02-24-2011, 06:30 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,383
Posted By Stella_luna
This same thing happened with DD when she was...

This same thing happened with DD when she was the same age. One of my friends, whose mother is a speech therapist, actually asked me if I'd had her speech evaluated, beacuse she said she was a lot...
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   02-23-2011, 07:46 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 644
Posted By Stella_luna
Well, I'm not really into food, never have been....

Well, I'm not really into food, never have been. I always say that I'd love it if I didn't have to eat or sleep. I'd get so much more done! I do like sleeping, but eating is pretty much a chore, and...
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   02-02-2011, 06:17 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,553
Posted By Stella_luna
OK, I hate to revisit this, but honestly it has...

OK, I hate to revisit this, but honestly it has been eating me up inside and I can't let it go. I need to ask you guys what you would do . . . my own DH won't even discuss it with me anymore and...
Forum: Parenting the Gifted Child   01-20-2011, 07:07 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 558
Posted By Stella_luna
That is wonderful! My gifted DD seems to...

That is wonderful! My gifted DD seems to have little musical ability, unfortunately (but her skills are primarily verbal, not mathematical). Her gifted friend (the other kid in the gifted classes...
Forum: Parenting   01-17-2011, 06:45 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,422
Posted By Stella_luna
We have this same issue in my family. My Mom-Mom...

We have this same issue in my family. My Mom-Mom was the most wonderful person, we were very close, and I adored her, and she died when DD was 11 days old. Then my horrible, evil MIL started calling...
Forum: Women's Health   11-19-2010, 07:20 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 403
Posted By Stella_luna
That's the soonest she can get an appointment at...

That's the soonest she can get an appointment at the Children's Hospital.
Forum: Women's Health   11-19-2010, 04:35 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 403
Posted By Stella_luna
My beautiful DD had some bloodwork done to rule...

My beautiful DD had some bloodwork done to rule out precocious puberty. She just turned 9, and has started developing public hair. Bone age was normal. But the bloodwork showed elevated DHEAS (129,...
Forum: Parenting the Gifted Child   11-17-2010, 11:25 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,918
Posted By Stella_luna
Why can't she be both? Many people with...

Why can't she be both? Many people with Aspergers are also gifted. Like my DH, for one.
 
And what's wrong with testing? If she is gifted, and/or has Aseperger's, she'll be entitled to an IEP if...
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   11-01-2010, 12:11 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 79
Posted By Stella_luna
My Hermione, with her best friend, Harry...

My Hermione, with her best friend, Harry http://www.mothering.com/discussions/images/smilies/smile.gif.

http://www.facebook.com/home.php?#!/...7845.777264460...
Forum: Family Planning   10-28-2010, 11:44 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 528
Posted By Stella_luna
So, DH had a vasectomy in February 2009 and got...

So, DH had a vasectomy in February 2009 and got the all-clear a few weeks later http://www.mothering.com/img/vbsmilies/smilies/joy.gif. So, we assumed all was well forever and we'd be fine. But last...
Forum: Parenting   10-19-2010, 02:09 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,337
Posted By Stella_luna
OP--If you are TTC, I would just like to...

OP--If you are TTC, I would just like to recommend that you see a rheumatologist to rule out autoimmune issues (many of which, like mine, are asymptomatic but cause IUGR and other pregnancy...
Forum: Talk Amongst Ourselves   10-13-2010, 02:51 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 686
Posted By Stella_luna
If that were true, I NEVER would have had a...

If that were true, I NEVER would have had a child. http://www.mothering.com/img/vbsmilies/smilies/cold.gif
Forum: Parenting   10-13-2010, 02:50 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,337
Posted By Stella_luna
My DD had IUGR. I had pre-eclampsia due to an...

My DD had IUGR. I had pre-eclampsia due to an autoimmune disorder I have, and owing to those issues my DD was born at 31 weeks weighing 2 pounds 8 ounces (at that gestational age, she should have...
Forum: Parenting   10-12-2010, 01:34 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 3,444
Posted By Stella_luna
Quote: Originally Posted by Lisa1970...

Quote:
Originally Posted by Lisa1970 http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/forum/post/15932418)
Honestly, the only people I know who have...
Forum: Grief and Loss   10-12-2010, 01:26 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 5,040
Posted By Stella_luna
Oh, no, I am so sorry. Wishing you and your...

Oh, no, I am so sorry. Wishing you and your family peace.
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