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During his one week check-up after his birth, Cole’s body was displaying odd coloring, and he wasn’t gaining weight properly. An MRI led to the discovery of a heart murmur. Other tests showed a congenital heart defect called tricuspid atresia. Tricuspid atresia is a condition in which the tricuspid heart valve is missing or abnormally […]
When Morgan was two years old, a blood sugar test showed that her glucose level was a startling 600, three times the norm. She now uses a continuous glucose monitor (CGM) to check her glucose levels 24 hours a day through a sensor that connects to an insulin pump. The CGM will give Morgan early […]
“Her bones are weak and she has broken several bones in her little body” Shortly after she was born Autumn’s parents were informed that their precious newborn had a genetic disorder called neurofibromatosis type 1 (NF1), a fairly common genetic disorder characterized by changes in skin coloring (pigmentation) and the growth of tumors along nerves […]
“He was able to give out hugs and trained to be a superhero” Two weeks after Colten turned five, he lost all functioning in his legs. He went from being able to walk normally to not even being able to stand on his own. Colten was originally diagnosed with dopamine-responsive dystonia (DRD), a rare condition […]