January 20, 2014 in Uncategorized
By John Lauerman
KANSAS CITY, Mo. â When Kira Walker was three weeks old, her pediatrician noticed a problem. She was frequently hungry and had dangerously low blood sugar for no obvious reason.
Kira was born in Kansas City,…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com
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