Day 28 of #31Days ofSMA: Life Is What Happens While Waiting for a Diagnosis
Jessica Keogh‘s delay in receiving an accurate diagnosis wasn’t for a lack of trying. Her parents took her to all the best specialists, but on each visit, they were told she was “so unique.”
While pursuing a diagnosis Jessica got on with her life, living it to the fullest and serving her community by using her unique skills. She’s teaching sixth- through eighth-grade students emotional support and loving every second.
“Life is precious, live it on purpose!”
Jessica, those are words to live by!
Now back to our SMA community, how was your diagnosis journey? Was it straightforward?
Click here to read the rest of Jessica’s story and find out more about her life with SMA.
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