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Until it Happens to YOU!

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The other day I was perusing the ‘EB news’ of the day and I ran across an article of a family whose insurance did not pay for bandages (shocking, I know!) and the family resorted to get their supplies from a state program for children with disabilities which picks up expenses, usually outrageous, when the…

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A Bandage Tale

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It seems as if all people see, when they come in contact with a child with EB, is gauze. Some wonder if the patient has been into an accident or a fire, others fear it’s contagious: “what happened?” is a common question tossed around, but most just look¬†dumbfounded, not being able to formulate a thought…

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Help! I have a blister!

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I couldn’t help but be amused the other day while visiting Target by one of these little packets containing Hydrocolloid Bandages. I was amused by two reasons: 1. Obviously amusing is the fact that I would need to get hundreds just for one week’s worth of bandage changes for Nicky. Ha Ha 2. Weirdly amusing…

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