Even though parents and guardians must consent, or give permission, for their child to join a study, it’s important for children, when able to do so, to have a part in making a decision to join a study.
Nancy H. Netherland
I am a healthcare advocate and a mom-ologist with on-the-mom training in infectious disease, hepatology, rheumatology, gastrointestinology, and glitterology. I have two daughters ages 10 and 11.
When my first daughter got sick — I kept looking for the "What to Expect When You’re Expecting” book for parenting a sick kid. Here are 3 tips on being a caregiver for your child that I've learned from years of caring for my chronically ill children.