Beating the Odds: One Girl's Struggle with Rett Syndrome - NBC Southern California

    Beating the Odds: One Girl's Struggle with Rett Syndrome

    Rett syndrome, a genetic condition, is perhaps the worst childhood disability as it combines the symptoms of autism, cerebral palsy, Parkinson's disease, epilepsy and anxiety. One little girl with Rett is beating the odds with the help of her mother's strength and courage. Dr. Bruce Hensel reports for NBC4 News at 5 p.m. on Oct. 2, 2013. (Published Wednesday, Oct 2, 2013) Rett syndrome, a genetic condition, is perhaps the worst childhood disability as it combines the symptoms of autism, cerebral palsy, Parkinson's... See More