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|Adoption was a choice made by Rusty and
Dawna Seavers to resolve their wait for a child.
Sara came as an answered prayer, though with a condition.
A very rare one: Spinal Muscular Atrophy.
Potentially life-threatening and embedded in her genes, the disease would not go away, the doctors said.
At first, a hard pill to swallow, but ultimately very therapeutic
As Rusty says, "It doesn't matter. We're not sending her back."
The diagnosis is old news, now.
Today is what matters-and tomorrows.
Challenges to meet at home, and research in far off places.
And also a lot of fun just living