Nine year old Owen had his first relapse when he was 3 years old,and was diagnosed with ADEM. The diagnosis changed changed to MS at age 6. Owen sometimes has difficulty walking, talking, double vision, and delusions, which can be quite scary! Steroids do seem to help though. The most challenging symptoms for Owen and his family are cognitive. He has a hard time reading, writing, and understanding math concepts. Owen tries really hard, and loves school!
He LOVES acting and being on stage.
Owen is looking forward to the magic of life!
Keep smiling that big smile, Owen!
Owen’s monkey’s name is Charlie