Parents Of Babies With Trisomy 18 Saying Goodbye To Support Group

Parents Of Babies With Trisomy 18 Saying Goodbye To Support Group: For almost two years, five Bryan-College Station families who probably would have remained strangers have met monthly at the Play Baby Play support group sponsored by Hospice Brazos Valley.

The group, which was formed to help the families who had children born with the rare chromosomal defect trisomy 18, will meet for the last time Feb. 15.

The families have experienced several changes in that time — some encouraging, others heartbreaking — but one constant remains: Two years later, there still are no definitive answers about what may have caused the confirmed cluster of birth defects in Brazos County. Continue Reading…

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