Meet Jackson and his mom, Lisa

Jackson’s a snowboarder, swimmer, and advocate. His mom, a pediatric occupational therapist, was able to use her expertise to guide her search for answers. By following Jackson’s lead, his family helps him flex his muscles and crush misconceptions about the limits to what a child with achondroplasia can really do.

Jackson enjoying time with his family
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Meet Jackson and his mom, Lisa
Thumbnail: Jackson video This is their family's achondroplasia story
This is their family’s achondroplasia story
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Getting to the diagnosis
Thumbnail: Jackson video What does Jackson's care team look like?
What does Jackson’s care team look like?
Thumbnail: Jackson video Adaptations
Adaptations
Thumbnail: Jackson video Finding Identity
Finding identity
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Advice for parents
Raegan and her mom laughing

Meet Raegan and her mom, Raechel

Raegan’s an in-charge fashionista who loves to laugh. Her mom was frustrated in the beginning about how to get answers. Through a community of friends and family, Raegan is able to express herself and show the world who a child with achondroplasia can really be.

Thumbnail: Meet Raegan and her mom, Raechel
Meet Raegan and her mom, Raechel
Thumbnail: Raegan video This is their family's achondroplasia story
This is their family’s achondroplasia story
Thumbnail: Raegan video Getting to the diagnosis
Getting to the diagnosis
Thumbnail: Raegan video What does management look like?
What does management look like?
Thumbnail: Raegan video Planning for school
Planning for school
Thumbnail: Raegan video Building independence
Building independence
Thumbnail: Raegan video Advice for parents
Advice for parents