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Easter Saturday

The second weekend in this feeding program and this weekend we had decided to work through instead of just putting Josiah back on the tube. Ben is confident tonight he has worked out the final piece of Josiah’s “protocol”. His … Continue reading

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Back to the Clinic for Jono

After three and a half full days in Kansas City catching up on work, having meetings and shooting a number of TV programs and promos for IHOP and TheCall – I (Jono) managed to get my assistant to take me … Continue reading

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Day 10 at the clinic

I hate using cliches, but one seems appropriate to describe the day – we hit a few bumps in the road. It is absolutely amazing how just one little thing can upset the whole eating process! Over the past week … Continue reading

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Day 9

Well, tonight’s post will be short because I am really tired. Josiah is still doing very well. Today wasn’t quite as good as yesterday – as far as how much he ate and kept down – but he still had … Continue reading

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Day 8

Ben seems to think that he has cracked the code to feeding Josiah – and he may just have. ┬áToday the feeds were drastically better than they ever have been. ┬áJosiah ate more in one setting than he ever has … Continue reading

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week 2 at the clinc

This is Shari taking over posting for a few days while Jono is back in Kansas City. Josiah and I took Jono to the airport this morning at 4am so that he could catch a 6am flight back to KC. … Continue reading

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The Weekend

The weekend arrived and there was no feeding clinic appointments – so although I (Jono) had planned to return to KC on Saturday I postponed it until Monday to help Shari for one last weekend with the tube (and the … Continue reading

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Feeding Disorders and Day 5

After Josiah came home from the hospital we fed him with the bottle – from May thru to early December all of his feeds were oral – In November we were even starting to feed him some solid foods, however … Continue reading

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Day 4 at the Clinic

I’m sitting at the third feed of the day at the feeding clinic. Each morning Ben weighs Josiah – unfortunately this morning (the first morning when we have not done 3 night feeds) Josiah had lost 6oz from the day … Continue reading

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Day 3 at the Clinic

We feel today was a significant day – why? Because Josiah went to sleep this evening without a tube protruding from his nose which goes down to his tummy. Furthermore, Daddy and Mummy do not have to get up in … Continue reading

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