Coming out of her shell

On : 1 August, 2013 | Category : Jian is home!

We have had another good week so far.  Every day I can see progress with how comfortable Jian is with me and Daniel, and as a result, with the people around us.  She informed me this week that she is “BaBa’s girl.”  (Daddy’s girl.)  She woke up one morning and wanted to go to work […]

Neurology appointment

On : 23 July, 2013 | Category : Jian is home!

Today Jian had her nerve conduction study.  At first, they did little “shocks” and eventually used needles in different muscles in both legs to determine which muscles are receiving input from her nerves.  They used gel with electrodes at first and used a little magic marker to mark where to apply the electrical impulse.  Every time […]

Great weekend!

On : 22 July, 2013 | Category : Jian is home!

We have had a great time with Jian the past several days.  I was able to see a few home health patients on Saturday while Daniel took her to the movies.  She told me all about it and seemed to have a good time.  She says more and more words in English every day.  She […]