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Family of baby with rare genetic disorder is in need of some help this holiday season

Family of baby with rare genetic disorder in need of some help this holiday season Baby JJ, age 20-months, suffers from a rare genetic disorder called x-linked myotubular myopathy. JJ requires around the clock care at home. His mother had to quit her job as a nurse to provide the best home care for him. The family was just getting by until Hurricane Irma blew through South Florida. Now they are in need of some help.

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Young blind woman needs laptop to help with her studies

Katherine Sanchez, a blind 15-year-old, and her mother, Katia Triana, moved to Miami from Cuba last year to give Katherine a better opportunity to get treatment and an education. But the two live off a disability check and are asking for a laptop for Katherine and other furniture.

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Wish comes true for North Miami Beach blind woman

Frances Alvarez had her Wish Book wish come true when a generous donor gave over $3,000 to purchase a very special computer for the her, to help her see and hear printed material. Alvarez, almost completely blind since the age of 10, can not see well enough to read anything on her own and was very reliant on her parents.

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Family of baby with rare genetic disorder is in need of some help this holiday season

Family of baby with rare genetic disorder in need of some help this holiday season Baby JJ, age 20-months, suffers from a rare genetic disorder called x-linked myotubular myopathy. JJ requires around the clock care at home. His mother had to quit her job as a nurse to provide the best home care for him. The family was just getting by until Hurricane Irma blew through South Florida. Now they are in need of some help.
Emily Michot Miami Herald
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Young blind woman needs laptop to help with her studies

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