Much of my writing work since the death of my daughter (pictured on left) has centered around trying to raise a prevention message about congenital CMV (cytomegalovirus). It is the disease that disabled and ultimately killed my daughter (she died during a seizure). It causes more disabilities than Down syndrome, yet very few women of child-bearing age have heard about it or know how to prevent it.
Clinical trial puts congenital CMV in spotlight for pregnant women ...
*If interested in highlighting the national treatment trial, please contact: Brenna Anderson, M.D., M.Sc., Women & Infants Hospital of RI, firstname.lastname@example.org, 401-274-1122 ext. 7456