By Cathy Crimmins
In the culture of Lorenzo's Oil, a brutally searing tale of 1 mother's quest to avoid wasting her kid's life.
One day Kelly Crimmins used to be a contented possible fit twelve-year-old; the subsequent she confessed to her mother that she'd had blood in her urine for months. After a sequence of exams, Kelly used to be clinically determined with a life-threatening, most likely terminal autoimmune disease.
A Mother's Nightmare details Cathy and Kelly's three-year clinical and emotional trip, which took them from Philadelphia to Minnesota's Mayo health facility and again back. Cathy writes concerning the toll taken on a tender lady who all at once turns into a sufferer, and a couple of mother who in struggling with for her little girl's existence turns into ill herself with fear and worry. As she did in her award-winning Where Is the Mango Princess?, Cathy makes disease either own and common. it truly is an account all readers will locate memorable and moving.
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