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Danielle: DDX3X syndrome

Danielle: DDX3X syndrome

Dani and her family fought hard to receive an official diagnosis for her daughter Hayden.  After many specialists they finally received a diagnosis of DDX3X.  So rare that there that at that time there were less than 500 people that have ever been diagnosed with this genetic deletion. 

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Laurel and Jaron: 18 P Deletion

Laurel and Jaron: 18 P Deletion

Laurel and Jaron didn't receive a diagnosis for their son, Shane, until he was 4 years old. Shane is diagnosed with 18 P Deletion.  18p Deletion He Started Missing Milestones “We assumed he was like any other kid until he started missing some mile markers. We started...

Sarah and Jeremy: Down Syndrome Adoption

Sarah and Jeremy: Down Syndrome Adoption

While looking through adoption files from an orphanage in Yerevan Armenia,   Sarah saw a picture of Maria, who has Down syndrome. Sarah told us, ” I saw Maria’s face, and I had seen many other faces over the years, and they are always just so cute and you want to adopt them all, but something was very different when I saw Maria’s face. It’s like God told me, “that’s your daughter, go get her!” 

Rebekah and Chris: Achondroplasia (Dwarfism)

Rebekah and Chris: Achondroplasia (Dwarfism)

Rebekah and Chris have Achondroplasia, a form of Dwarfism. They have 2 children, one that has Dwarfism, and one that does not. Rebekah and Chris open up about what it’s like living as a little person, and how they feel now that they have a daughter with the same condition. Rebekah is a great resource to parents who receive a Dwarfism diagnosis for their child.

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