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Wednesday, March 21, 2012
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Jordyn Landowski is a five-year-old girl with spina bifida, hydrocephalus and Chiari II. Her mother, Sandi, writes about this difficult journey. READ FULL ARTICLE

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Wednesday, March 21, 2012
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Azalea Butler is a four-year-old girl with Noonan Syndrome which has caused her many problems, including Chiari, syringomyelia, bone abnormalities, and heart disease, among others. Noonan Syndrome is a genetic disorder that prevents normal development in various parts of the body. Azalea's mother, Jazmin, writes about her daughter. READ FULL ARTICLE

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Wednesday, March 21, 2012
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Tuesday, March 20, 2012
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A writer in Kentucky, who has both Chiari and syringomyelia, talks about her journey in a blog called "Travels and Rambles." CLICK HERE TO READ HER POST

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Monday, March 19, 2012
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Jane Carroll is an author, life coach, registered nurse and reiki master. She also has Chiari and has written a post about it in her blog, "Life According to Jane." CLICK HERE TO READ HER POST

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Monday, March 19, 2012
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If you have Chiari and/or another health problem, chances are you are going to have to calculate the standard mileage rate for using your car for medical purposes. Did you know that there are two rates for 2011? They are the following: 19c/mile from Jan. 1-June 30; 23.5c/mile from July 1-Dec. 31. CLICK HERE FOR THE PDF FILE OF IRS PUBLICATION 502 (Medical and Dental Expenses).

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Friday, March 16, 2012
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(1) Cavalier King Charles Spaniels; (2) Griffon Bruxellois; (3) Chihuahuas; (4) Yorkshire Terriers; (5) Maltese Terriers; (6) Miniature Dachshunds; (7) Miniature/Toy Poodles; (8) Bichon Frise; (9) Pugs; (10) Shih Tzus; (11) Pomeranians; (12) Staffordshire Bull Terriers; (13) Boston Terriers; (14) French Bulldogs; (15) Pekingese; (16) Miniature Pinschers; (17) Havanese; (18) Papillons.

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Thursday, March 15, 2012
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Julia Clukey, a 2010 Winter Olympian who has Chiari, won the bronze medal in the USA Luge National Championship on Tuesday at Lake Placid, N.Y. It is Clukey's comeback after having surgery for her Chiari. We will have more on Clukey and her surgery later today. READ FULL ARTICLE

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Thursday, March 15, 2012
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Thursday, March 15, 2012
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A benefit fund has been set up for Norma Robbins, a 32-year-old woman who just had her third brain surgery for Chiari. For more information, visit the fund's COMMUNITY BENEFIT TREE PAGE or their FACEBOOK PAGE.

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