Confessions of an Unintended Sherpa" and blogs about the world of the medically fragile. She knows a lot about it, because, yes, Brigid is fragile. Brigid is a beautiful little girl with a mitochondrial disorder.
What's mito- whatever?? Your mitochondria are tiny compartments in your cells. They generate more than 90% of the energy your body needs to sustain and support your life. But Brigid's mitochondria aren't happy. And they cause significant challenges for her. But her diagnosis is not all there is to her.
Children's Hospital of Western OntarioRm. B6-118800 Commissioners Rd EastLondon ON N6A5W9
See, isn't that easy? You can make her day with just ten seconds of effort on your part. And that'll make you happy, too. So spread some sunshine. Can we make this go around the world? Please share this post with your family, friends, anyone. And don't plan to do it "next time" you're on the computer. This doesn't cost you anything, and you have the chance to be part of something great. So send a smile, a hug, and some love.
|Brigid looking at rainbow out her hospital window last week.|