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Beth Golden is a health journalist who lives and works in the New York area. She and her husband have two children who face vastly different challenges. Their younger son has a chronic digestive disorder. Their older son is physically healthy but has a nonverbal learning disability that impacts his social skills, coordination and executive function skills.
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Feb 28th at 12:00 pm
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