Ronnie is 16 years old. Ronnie developmental delays were diagnosed at a very early age. He didn’t attempt to hold his head up at 2-3 months of age, didn’t roll over or babble any words.
After seeing numerous specialist from neurologist, genetics and psychiatrist. Every test imaginable was completed: MRI’s, CT’s, EEG’s, lab work and so on. The doctors were never quite clear what to diagnosis him with so they labelled him as having moderate mental retardation , now known as Intellectual disability. They were determined that he would never walk, talk or be independent at all. Ronnie did start to show some slow progress. He first sat up at 9 months of age and crawled (army crawled) at age 1.
Until, his nightmare of his development turned for the worse “Cancer”. In a regular routine eye exam at the age of 20 months, 8 tumors were found in…
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