By Larry, Klippel-Feil malformation, United States, October 25, 2019
This is not my story, but of my grandson. Back in 2012, I was blessed with my first grandchild. Jayden came into our lives and we were blessed. In the hospital, I noticed that something wasn't quite right. But since this was new to me, I let it go as a new grandparent. In the next few weeks, my daughter noticed that he would only feel better and stop crying if you held him under is armpits and rocked him up and down. After tiring, he would fall asleep. This would go on for several weeks. After speaking to my sister about it, she told me that her son, my nephew at a young age needed a simple bone adjustment from a chiropractor. We then proceeded to take Jayden to this doctor. Upon evaluation, she noticed that something was not right with his cervical bone structure and asked that we got X-Rays immediately. That was the beginning of many tests. The end result is that Jayden was diagnosed with Klippel-Feil and Sprangles. The most amazing thing is that nothing will limit this kid from doing any activity.