Last week, in honor of Rare Disease Day, the Snow Foundation was interviewed by the St. Louis ABC affiliate, KDNL ABC 30. The story focused on Stephanie Gebel and her fight for a cure for Wolfram syndrome and to revolutionize the diabetic world. Here is the story featured on the Jamie Allman Show.
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Lauren to the Rescue I have been feeling pretty well. But the last few weeks my toes have hurt on one foot. I think it is from overdoing it on the exercise. I exercise whenever I’m bored so I exercise a lot. My mom told me to take it easy on the exercise until my […]
On Sunday, March 22, 2015 Team Alejandro participated in the Oakland Running Festival in the 5TH Annual Run to Beat Wolfram Syndrome! The team raised over $10,000 for Wolfram syndrome research. Team Alejandro ran in support of 11 year-old Alejandro and of all children affected by Wolfram Syndrome. Donations went to support research at Washington University School of Medicine […]
Sometimes it’s doing the simple things in life that someone with Wolfram syndrome has trouble doing. One morning last week my mom was going to work and she was going to drop me off at work. We were heading out the door when she remembered she didn’t put back on her wedding rings. She went into […]
With Wolfram syndrome, I continue to have problems with my vision. Through the holidays at work there were Christmas trees up in several of the rooms. When I was passing through one room, I saw a tall shadow and I said hello but no one said anything. So I took my cane and poked at it and […]
Merry Christmas Everyone! I dressed up in a Santa hat and wore a bell when I went to work. The bell jingling as I walked down the hall warned my fellow employees that I was coming. My bosses liked this because then they knew where to find me. But this gave me an idea. I […]
As I mentioned previously, I had a test done for my oxygen levels over night. I am happy to say they are normal. I was dreading the thought of having to use a cpap during the night. I did do as the doctor instructed and started taking Vitamin B. Although I still do sleep a […]
Eye see you…no I don’t! Vision Loss and Wolfram Syndrome One of the many struggles a Wolfram Syndrome patient will experience, is vision loss. As a young man going through grade school, I noticed my vision quickly getting worse. In a classroom amongst individuals my age, I stood out from the crowd by always sitting […]
Happy Birthday to Me! It’s been an exciting week for me. On Sunday my mom and I went to the grocery store. After we were checked out my mom remembered she needed one more thing. She gave the keys to the sacker and told her to take the groceries out and get Lauren into the […]