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Lisa

Suffern, New York
I am a mother who was not warned by my doctors how to prevent the #1 viral cause of birth defects--congenital CMV (cytomegalovirus). My daughter Elizabeth was born disabled as a result and now my mission is to warn others how they can protect their unborn children--from CMV and from other viral... Full Bio
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Governor Malloy: Please pass HB 5525: AN ACT CONCERNING CYTOMEGALOVIRUS (CMV).

The Connecticut House and Senate just passed HB 5525 : AN ACT CONCERNING CYTOMEGALOVIRUS (CMV). If Governor Malloy signs this into law,...

Connecticut Moms and Doctor Urge State to Pass HB 5525: An Act Concerning Cytomegalovirus

On Wednesday, May 6, 2015, the Connecticut House of Representatives passed HB 5525 : AN ACT CONCERNING CYTOMEGALOVIRUS. Cytomegalovirus (CMV) is...

My letter to Connecticut Senators on HB 5525

HB 5525 : AN ACT CONCERNING CYTOMEGALOVIRUSnow on Senate Calendar (5/11) [pdf] Watch the Senate Live Stream:...

CT House Passed HB 5525!

On Wednesday, May 6, the Connecticut House of Representatives passed HB 5525 . Here is the text: File No. 512 [pdf] Now the Senate must vote...

CT CMV Bill 5525 Status as of May 5, 2015

Status as of May 5, 2015This year's cytomegalovirus bill, called HB 5525 , has passed through the Public Health Committee. Here is a good summary...

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MikeG wrote on Lisa's Whiteboard. Mar 19 2010
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Mar 19 2010 by MikeG

Hi Lisa ... I am the father of 17 year old who was born with CMV.  Like you, I have never heard of it.  His symptoms would be classified as severe but he has shown through many events that he is tough as nails.

I am near the end of writing a book about the first 5 years of his life, not so much focused on CMV but on the journey, which was very tough those first few years.

Reading some of your excerpts, I know that we have a lot in common.  We should share our experiences sometime.

Take care.

-Mike

 

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