Please share your thoughts and feelings about telling versus not telling. Whom do you tell...everyone you meet or only very close friends and family? The swim coach and the Sunday school teacher? The person who's staring at your daughter or son at the grocery store? Obviously, the severity of your child's symptoms will weigh heavily in this decision, but what other factors influence your decision to tell or not tell particular people?
HERE is an essay I wrote about our approach to this subject.