|Rick Santorum's New Book Features Miracle Daughter Bella Who Has Trisomy 18|
Trisomy 18, also known as Edwards syndrome, is a condition that is caused by a error in cell division, known as meiotic disjunction. According to the Trisomy 18 Foundation, the condition is extremely rare and occurs in only 1 out of every 2500 ...
LifeNews.com - Wed, 11 Feb 2015 07:22
|Rick Santorum and his wife sign copies of recently released book in Lancaster|
PennLive.com - Wed, 11 Feb 2015 18:45
|Former senator Santorum wows fans at book-signing event|
Tribune-Review - Thu, 12 Feb 2015 20:16
|Santorum brings message of hope and healing to Lancaster|
LancasterOnline - Wed, 11 Feb 2015 17:42
|Rick and Karen Santorum's book shares daughter's struggle with rare disease|
Pittsburgh Post Gazette - Thu, 12 Feb 2015 21:00
|The Santorums reflect on the value, sanctity of life|
Fox News - Wed, 11 Feb 2015 08:53
|Doctors Said Their Son Was “Incompatible With Life” Because He Has Trisomy 18|
The bill is called, Simon's Law named after little Simon Dominic Crosier who was diagnosed with Trisomy 18 and died after health care workers refused to medically treat him as any other child. Trisomy 18 also known as Edward's Syndrome is a genetic ...
LifeNews.com - Tue, 03 Feb 2015 10:33
|Families of Severely Disabled Babies to Lobby UN: Quit Calling Them ...|
It is being sponsored by the Irish-based organisation Every Life Counts working with the International Trisomy Alliance, the European Centre for Law and Justice and others. A written statement explaining the initiative is being circulated to every ...
LifeNews.com - Wed, 04 Mar 2015 10:11
|Eliana's Journey: Newborn Battling Trisomy 18 Gains Worldwide Attention|
The couple say they were first alerted during Naomi's second trimester of pregnancy, that their daughter – if she made it to birth – would face the long odds of “Edwards Syndrome,” also called “Trisomy 18” because it entails an extra (third) 18th ...
10TV - Wed, 10 Dec 2014 19:58
|Girl, 9, with genetic disorder thrives on breast milk|
14, 2015. Annabel, who was born with full Trisomy, a genetic disorder that impacts her digestion, has responded well to breast milk, which the family gets from the Beaumont Breastfeeding Coalition. THE BEAUMONT ENTERPRISE, KIM BRENT — AP Photo.
The State - Sun, 01 Mar 2015 22:00
|Doctors Refused to Help This Baby With Trisomy 18, She Almost Died But This ...|
Her daughter was diagnosed with Trisomy 18 and struggling to survive. She went to the hospital with her infant and was told that her daughter was too small to receive any of the tests requested by her pediatrician. The doctors at the hospital were ...
LifeNews.com - Fri, 30 Jan 2015 12:03
|An extra chromosome can be life-altering|
March is Trisomy Awareness month, and it's all about babies. Put simply, trisomy means one extra chromosome. Children are born with 46 chromosomes, 23 pairs from each parent, except when there is one extra. That small difference will affect the health ...
Seacoastonline.com - Sat, 28 Feb 2015 23:07
|Nursing students at Hershey wear jeans to support Rare Disease Day|
"It's amazing to know how many people are truly affected by rare diseases," said Nelson, whose son was diagnosed two years ago with mosaic trisomy 22, a rare chromosome disorder. Rare Disease Day takes place on the last day of February each year to ...
Penn State News - Tue, 03 Mar 2015 06:03