Episode 45: Channing | Cozying Up with Anxiety

Anxiety special needs momChanning is a rare disease mama who has faced many ups and lots of downs over the last decade of motherhood. Her daughter, Peytan, has a condition called Cystinosis and is in need of a kidney donation. Today Channing is bravely opening up with us about how her anxiety has affected her and her family as they face the unknowns of a rare disease.

Topics we talked about that you do not want to miss:

  • Peytan was diagnosed with Cystinosis at 15 months old
  • Parenting a rare disease child and a healthy child together
  • Living vs deceased kidney donor
  • Knowing your anxiety and taking care of your needs
  • How you can help Peytan (organ transplant process OR buying a cozy blanket!)

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