PATRICK FARRELL pfarrell@miamiherald.com
PATRICK FARRELL pfarrell@miamiherald.com

Legally blind, baby needs continuing care — and his family needs a helping hand

November 25, 2016 07:00 PM

UPDATED November 25, 2016 09:34 PM

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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.