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Thomas M. Kubik

12-year-old is a 10-year Special Olympics veteran more

Special Needs

Tim Corrigan

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Tim Corrigan has been involved with Special Olympics since it first began in Chicago. more

Special Needs

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Celebrate the Global Day of Inclusion at Soldier Field. more

Special Needs

Miguel Cervantes takes his shot for his daughter, Adelaide. more

General Parenting

In the U.S., someone dies by suicide about every 11.89 minutes. more

General Parenting

Look no farther than your child's smile more

Special Needs

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Tips for staying strong in your search for answers more

Chicago Parent Archives

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A Chicago area mom's crusade to mend broken hearts. more

Chicago Parent Archives

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The Zdanky family just takes life one hour at a time. more

Chicago Parent Archives

Sexual development disorders are seen in up to 1 in 4,500 babies. Now, Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago is helping to provide answers to their families' questions. more

Chicago Parent Archives

Connor was on the verge of self-destruction, until a dentist took a look at his noisy breathing problem. more

Chicago Parent Archives

Jack O'Donnell knew his life needed to change. It was realizing he was slowly killing himself and might not be around to see his children grow up that finally got him moving--literally. more

Chicago Parent Archives

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Frank Pinc

Read one mom's heartbreaking story of raising her children while slowly succumbing to the effects of ALS. more

Chicago Parent Archives

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Tracy Balnis owns Rissi's Old Time Candy & Toys in Berwyn. But she's also raising nine children, four of whom have special needs. more

Special Needs

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Chicago Bear Matt Forte talks parenting, faith and football with Chicago Parent. more

Chicago Parent Archives

When Chris and Kerry Lynch's daughter Mary Cate was born, they found out she had Apert syndrome. Since then, the family has made it their mission to bring awareness to the rare condition. more

Special Needs

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Katie Driscoll

Rita Santana has big hopes for her little boy, Angelo, who was born with Russell-Silver Syndrome. more

Special Needs

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Frank Pinc

A Naperville family is trying to help others understand an often misdiagnosed disorder called PANDAS (pediatric autoimmune neuropsychiatric disorders associated with streptococcal infections.) What you need to know. more

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