Jordan continues to grow into his own little person, daily. His language is one of our favorite pieces of this puzzle. His words have turned into short sentences and his sentences conversation followed by myriad facial expressions.
“It was the summer of 69” is how the Bryan Adams’ song goes. Well, in the wild world of Janey Bug and Baby Jude, it has been the summer of 69 life lessons, or at least it feels like it.
I had a hard time sleeping last Thursday night due to my excitement of Jordan’s appointment to get his ground reaction AFOs (Ankle Foot Orthosis). These leg braces may be the key to strengthening muscles that he has never been able to use correctly.
A little over two weeks ago, Brian, the orthotist from Hanger Clinic, met with us during our physical therapy appointment. We were so excited that he came to fit Jordan for his daytime ankle foot orthosis (AFO).