Run raises awareness of Trisomy 18, fatal disorder in newborns
An event was held on Long Island today to raise awareness about a fatal disease that leaves some families with only moments to meet their newborns.
Trisomy 18, also known as Edwards Syndrome, is a rare chromosome disorder that most of the time proves fatal for newborns. It affects one in every 6,000 babies.
Dawn and Michael Guidone lost their daughter Catherine to the disorder five years...