Monday, March 31

Hello friends and family, Firstly, I would like to thank everyone for their thoughts, prayers, kind notes and gestures made for Tyson and for my journey. I know you’re all anxiously awaiting an update and I apologize it’s taken me so long. As you might imagine, it’s been a hectic few days here. My flight […]

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Saturday, March 22

Hello friends and family- I am writing to you all today to ask for your prayers and positive thoughts for Tyson. Tyson arrived in India last Thursday in extremely critical condition. His difficulty breathing was only exacerbated by the flight and elevation changes. Upon arrival to Nu-Tech, he was immediately given 3 bags of IV […]

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Tuesday, March 11

Hello friends and family. It’s been roughly 3 months since our last update, suffice it to say, it has been a long arduous winter. At the moment, I am preparing Tyson for trip #4 to India; he leaves tomorrow evening. Sadly, I will not be able to accompany him this time, as I am now […]

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Tuesday, December 10

Hi everyone- Yesterday, we had our first appointment with Dr. Amiram Katz. He is such a great guy; very concerned, very easy to talk to, and just overall very caring. It was nice to have things explained from a neurological perspective, although I didn’t exactly like what I heard. The first thing he said was […]

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Sunday, December 8

Hello friends! It’s been quite a while since our last update; my apologies! Let me see where we left off… The last two weeks in India were productive as usual. Tyson continued to work hard during his PT and OT sessions and received a whole lot of stem cells. Dr. Shroff explained to us that […]

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Tuesday, October 8

Hi everyone! This past weekend, Tyson had his second epidural catheter procedure. This time, the catheter stayed in for 2 days. He had an incredible amount of stem cells administered through the catheter and as a result was exhausted and in bed for much of the weekend. So by Monday morning, he felt very well […]

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Wednesday, October 2

Happy October, everyone! It’s Wednesday evening here in India and we’ve had the day off in celebration of Ghandi Day! Tyson and I have had quite a relaxing day together watching t.v. and just enjoying each other’s company. Tyson had his second procedure yesterday which was a shot in the base of his spine. Typically […]

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Wednesday, September 18

We arrived safely last night (Tuesday) around 7:30 pm. We made it through customs without incident 😄…the inspector reminded us that this was our third and final visit allowed on this visa (I will get to work on renewing them in the coming weeks). We then collected our luggage and headed outside where we met […]

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Saturday, September 14

Hi everyone! It’s been a little over a month since our last update. Everything has been going quite well! Tyson was at Burke Rehab for 2 1/2 weeks and did very well there. Cal and I visited him every day and sometimes twice on Saturdays and Sundays. What Tyson noticed the most while he was […]

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Monday, August 12

Good morning, all! We are very happy to report that we’ve just arrived at Burke Rehab hospital in White Plains and Tyson is all checked in and settled in his (private!) room. We were greeted by some friendly faces who remember Tyson from his stay here last summer. We are going to meet with the […]

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