Every year, 8 million babies are born with genetic disorders passed down from generation to generation.
One family didn’t even know they carried a problematic gene until an ultrasound revealed it in their unborn baby.
In Healthy Living, Courtney Doyle explains how they were given little hope their little girl would survive but through strong faith and the help of a team of medical experts, she is thriving today.
Payton will stay on the new medication for the next few years and then doctors will reevaluate whether she needs to continue.
The Cavillo family didn’t know they had the HPP gene.
After being genetically tested, Payton’s mother and grandfather are positive.
Neither one has ever suffered from weak or broken bones.