“Everything is harder when there’s two”
A mother manages cleft care through quarantine
Even knowing help is available isn’t always enough to remove the stigma of having a cleft.
When their son's life was changed forever, Héctor Rivas and Karen wanted to give the same relief to families across El Salvador.
Everyone told Gyana to abandon her daughter when she was born with a cleft; her husband threatened to kill himself if she didn't. Afraid for both their lives, she took the child and fled.
After a rough beginning, Jenious' life is now filled with puppies, music, and kung-fu.
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