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Wilsons work to raise awareness of Williams syndrome

 

Havre Daily News/Ryan Welch

Dottie Wilson and her daughter Keeley hug as they pose for a photo Tuesday at The Infinity Bake Shoppe. The Wilsons have helped set up a number of fundraisers for the Williams Syndrome Association including a Taco John's Crunch for a Cause fundraiser Thursday.

Keely Wilson and her family said May is an important month for them as it is National Williams Syndrome Awareness Month, and they have helped set some fundraisers to help the national association raise awareness, including one this week.

Williams Syndrome, which Wilson was born with, is a largely unknown genetic condition characterized by medical and developmental delays, cardiovascular disease and learning disabilities.

Wilson has gone through a lot of hard times with her health, having already had 22 surgeries, said she and her mother, Dottie Wilson, but she feels happy, they said, as K...



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