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A Family’s Journey: Cleft Lip and Palate Surgery at Seattle Children’s Hospital

A Family’s Journey: Cleft Lip and Palate Surgery at Seattle Children’s Hospital

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Source: On the Pulse Blog

In October 2010, Heather Landis received a phone call no expectant mother ever wants to receive. At five months pregnant with their second child, the doctor told Heather and her husband Dale that the baby girl they were expecting would be born with a cleft lip and palate, birth defects that occur early in pregnancy.