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PLAE-it-forward + Lia and Tau

October 1, 2018 332 Views

https://www.cmtausa.org/The Internet can be a sort of Alice-in-Wonderland kind of space. Beautiful wonders followed or superseded by sheer horrors. For example, when we notice that we or our loved ones are experiencing certain symptoms, we can research them online and find links to all sorts of pages, but discerning whether the information provided on those pages is reliable or unreliable is another story. It takes a special kind of Internet literacy and a bit of luck to know which information is accurate and steeped in authentic evidence and which is… well… fake. For Tau and Eoin, as for many other parents of children who receive confusing and sometimes frightening medical diagnoses, the Internet turned out to be the tool that connected them with their greatest source of education and support

Photos care of Tau O'Sullivan