Sutter Medical Center Sacramento, shown here, is among the local institutions thanked by the author, whose condition, spinal muscular atrophy, was once considered untreatable.
Sutter Medical Center Sacramento, shown here, is among the local institutions thanked by the author, whose condition, spinal muscular atrophy, was once considered untreatable. Autumn Payne apayne@sacbee.com
Sutter Medical Center Sacramento, shown here, is among the local institutions thanked by the author, whose condition, spinal muscular atrophy, was once considered untreatable. Autumn Payne apayne@sacbee.com

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December 20, 2017 12:01 PM