• The Problem With Saying ‘The Universe Won't Give You More Than You Can Handle'

    1 day ago - By Scary Mommy

    A few weeks ago my eleven-year-old daughter fainted. The pediatrician ran a few basic tests and determined that everything was normal. We went home. She took it easy. We returned to something resembling normal.
    Then, she fainted again. This time I caught her. We returned to the pediatrician, and this time our doctor did more tests: a longer bloodwork panel and a thorough examination of motor skills, memory, and cognitive ability. She then referred us to a pediatric cardiologist. My daughter went home to rest. I went home to sob.
    Not only because I was afraid for my daughter, but because...
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