Nicole was born with a large bump below her lower lip and Lynn, her mother, did not know what it was or how to treat her daughter’s condition. Lynn was a single mother who worked part-time at Vons to try and make ends meet.
Estefania was born with an uncommon genetic defect called amelogenesis imperfecta, which prevents the development of tooth enamel. Without enamel, teeth become especially vulnerable to cavities and dramatic deterioration.
Ramses, a longtime patient of Fresh Start’s charity for children, was born with a genetically-determined condition called amelogenesis imperfecta, which is a disorder of tooth development. Amelogenesis Imperfecta causes teeth to have an abnormal coloration.
“Everyone, who is a part of Fresh Start, in whatever capacity, are my heroes for making a difference in my life and in the lives of so many fresh start patients. Again, from the bottom of my heart thank you so much.”