Friday, March 8, 2019

Season of hope

MOVING FORWARD: Baby Brooks’ short life is taking on new meaning as Caitlin and Rich Hill, above, strive to help other families find answers..

Baby boy Brooks Hill lived just two days shy of two months, but his life is taking on a larger meaning thanks to his parents, Caitlin and Rich Hill, and their enthusiastic support for the work of David Sweetser, MD, PhD, director of the MassGeneral Hospital for Children (MGHfC) Genetics and Metabolism Program and site director of the MGH Undiagnosed Disease Network. The medical detective work done by Sweetser – a specialist in rare and undiagnosed diseases – led to a surprising discovery about the family’s genes.

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