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Chris H.

My name is Chris Hempel. In October 2007, my husband and I received life-threatening news about our cholesterol - but our lives weren't in danger. We learned that we were born with a defect in a critical cholesterol gene and that our precious six-year-old identical twin daughters, Addi and Cassi,... Full Bio
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Addi & Cassi Featured in an Incredible Wall Street Journal Story

The story (without the amazing videos, audioclips) is featured on the front page of the...

Walgreen’s Support Allows Our Twins with Niemann Pick Type C To Receive Cyclodextrin Treatments At Home

Addi (l) and Cassi (r) will start their IV Cyclodextrin treatments at home next week after...

Rare Disease Day Logo and Ribbons – Patient Advocates Join The RARE Team!

Here are the Rare Disease Day logos for 2012 from the Global Genes Project , the leading rare...

Is Your Disease on the RARE List™ – If So, More Bad News!

I wonder if people truly understand what it means if their rare disease or disorder is on...

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