Mom’s persistence key in getting son’s brain tumor diagnosed


EVEN CONSTIPATION, TURNED OUT TO
BE SOMETHING MUCH MORE DANGEROUS
AND MOM SAW IT COMING.>>FOUR-YEAR-OLD EZRA IS HAPPY
TO BE AT HOME PLAYING WITH HIS
SISTER. BUT MUCH OF THE LAST YEAR AND A
HALF WERE SPENT IN THE HOSPITAL. AFTER REPEATED BOUTS OF VOMITING
AND LOSING HIS BALANCE, MOM WAS
CONVINCED SOMETHING WAS WRONG.>>WE TOOK HIM INTO THE DOCTOR
AND THEY SAID YEP IT’S AN EAR
INFECTION GAVE HIM ANTIBIOTICS
AFTER SEVERAL ROUNDS OF THAT AND
SEVERAL VISITS HE WASN’T GETTING
>>MORE TRIPS TO THE DOCTOR. STILL NO ANSWERS. JAIME GREW MORE ANXIOUS.>>IN TEARS BECAUSE SOMETHING
WAS WRONG AND I LITERALLY LOOKED
AT MATT AND SAID I THINK HE HAS
>>HER HUSBAND WASN’T CONVINCED. BUT AGREED THEY SHOULD GO BACK
TO THE E.R.THIS TIME JAIME
INSISTED ON A C.T. SCAN. I CANNOT SHAKE THE FEELING. IT WOULD NOT GO AWAY.>>HOURS LATER, DOCTORS
CONFIRMED HER WORST FEARS. EZRA HAD BRAIN CANCER. SURGEONS WERE ABLE TO REMOVE THE
TUMOR. EZRA BATTLED THROUGH 6 ROUNDS OF
CHEMOTHERAPY. MOM’S INTUITION MAY BE WHAT
SAVED HIS LIFE.>>HAD IT BEEN TWO WEEKS OR
THREE WEEKS OR FOUR WEEKS LATER,
IT COULD’VE IMPACTED THE NERVES. AND HE WOULD’VE HAD A LOT MORE
CHALLENGES.>>VROOM.>>THEIR ADVICE TO OTHER
PARENTS, DON’T BE AFRAID TO
ADVOCATE FOR

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