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My name is Craig Vernon Abbott II (C.V.) I just turned 25 and was diagnosed with Spinal Muscular Atrophy Type 1 when I was 6 months old. Now let’s just be blunt, no reason to beat around the bush. SMA Type 1 is a death sentence….normally….I was given less than 2 years to live, and one of the doctors advice for my mother was to take me home and buy a pine box. Rude! Now normally if children with SMA Type 1 live past the age of 2, they are almost always on a ventilator, and most of the time have a feeling tube. Like I said earlier, I am 25 now. As of now I still don’t have any of these devices. I eat, breathe, and love all on my own. I am not going to give you too many spoilers about my life right now. I wouldn’t want…

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About Joe

Freelance designer and writer whose goal is to help others by writing about my experiences with fear and anxiety (agoraphobia), health struggles (cancer) and my wonderfully-happy life as a husband and stay-at-home dad. I want to empower everyone to have a happy life.

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