Suzett Jaquez is a 19 year old mother to be of a little girl who will be born with a birth defect called Spina Bifida. Suzett and her significant other had a lot of emotions inside of them. They were really shocked, very confused and devastated.
Why? Because the doctors told them, Spina Bifida would have a huge impact on their daughter's mobility and learning skills. Suzett blamed herself for a while thinking it was her fault that her daughter will be born with Spina Bifida.
Suzett's pregnancy has been filled with "what ifs" and filled with worry about her daughter to be's health and life in general. But also it has been great! Because Suzett knows she will have a beautiful little girl who she will love and cherish for the rest of their lives.
Suzett's goals for her daughter are just for her to live a happy and normal life as possible. Suzett hopes to be able to one day see her daughter take her first step and see how far she will get in life. But overall, Suzett wishes her daughter a life time of happiness.
Suzett wants parents to know they should not get too stressed over what the doctors have to say. These children are and will be wonderful! They will give you the joys in life you never would have thought were possible! With their journey with Spina Bifida so far, the doctors have been really supportive and have given Suzett and her family the advise and help they have needed to understand Spina Bifida as much as they can