We recently received an email from a caring mom asking for ideas what she can do to help her son who has dentinogenesis imperfecti (DI). DI is a genetic issue where the teeth come in very weak and crumble easily.
This mom shared with us the challenges she faces watching her one year old’s teeth cut through his gum only to begin crumbling soon after.
I sat for many days with this email staring me in the face.
I mean, what can I offer this mom? The frustration and grief in her email were strong, yet I also read hope in her words as she was still searching for solutions. Continue reading