If I have learned anything about life it’s that nobody ever promised that it would be easy but I do think that our struggles in life are what builds character, it makes us dig deep into ourselves and once we finally see the light at the end of the tunnel we can then enjoy the taste of success even greater knowing that we didn’t give up on our goals and dreams.
Braden was diagnosed with 22q deletion shortly after his birth on April 8, 2013. He was born with multiple heart defects that required emergency surgery.
Noah was born in Texas. Although he was tiny at birth, there were no initial concerns. He was a very snuggly baby and enjoyed watching his older brother.
Ryan Lanford had big plans – always. Diagnosed with 22q in 1994, he wanted to be a running back for the Carolina Panthers.
McKenna is the daughter of Robin, you may remember reading about Robin--our 22q nurse
Meet Brianna, a 32-year-old with 22q Deletion. Brianna’s story starts out like so many others, when she was born, there was no diagnosis.
Cara, a 28-year-old, Texas native, who lives with 22q11.2 deletion syndrome and manages her daily life with hard work, dedication, and a lot of faith
William is our April 22q Calendar Spotlight. Shortly after his birth, his parents noticed something wasn’t right.
Robin has been a feature story for us in the past, this time we want to share how she is working the front lines helping to educate others about the COVID19 vaccine.
I had a normal pregnancy with Amirah so I had all the usual hopes and dreams prior to delivery that my child would be happy and healthy.