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Broken to Blessed

Julie Coveney I come from a large family of eight, including my parents. With so many people, it was easy to feel alone and lost in the shuffle, with six kids. I also felt different. It wouldn’t be until years … Continue reading

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What I Would Tell My 17 Year Old Self (MRKH Edition)

Kristen O’Brien To my younger self, on the day you were diagnosed with MRKH: If I could sit with you now, and hold your hand, and offer words of sage advice, I probably would not make it through without crying. … Continue reading

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The Call Was Worth It

Carrie Cameron Martin My story isn’t one of miraculous healing or a life transformed right before your eyes. It is a story of survival and a fight back from the depth of unimaginable grief. It is full of purpose, hope … Continue reading

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TO DISCLOSE OR NOT TO DISCLOSE

By Sheree Murray I didn’t even realise it was such a big topic Though to be fair I had always places MRKH in the back of my mind. Pushed it so far back even that sometimes I would totally forget … Continue reading

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What I Would Tell My 25 Year Old Self (MRKH Edition)

Stacey Brown Dear Stacey, Hey girl, it’s a year later and you’re 26. I know you wish you had more time. 17 is such a different age from 25. You feel as if you’re old enough and mature enough to … Continue reading

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What I Would Tell My 17 Year Old Self (MRKH Edition)

Esther Leidolf Dear teenage self. It was around this time of year… Fifty years ago… Your 13-year-old world came screeching to a halt along with your dreams and expectations. Boom. Gone… You had to start over at a time when … Continue reading

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What I Would Tell My 31 Year Old Self (MRKH Edition)

Sheree Murray Dear Sheree I am here to tell you not to worry, but to also not keep your feelings hidden. You always knew something wasn’t right and now right before a busy yachting season you’ve been told you have … Continue reading

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What I Would Tell My 17 Year Old Self (MRKH Edition)

Mindi Cartwright Hello my fellow MRKH peeps. My name is Mindi Cartwright, I go by Oreo or Oreoprincess. I’m 25 years old now. I’ve been through a lot already and I’m here for “What would I tell my 17 year … Continue reading

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What I Would Tell My 17 Year Old Self (MRKH Edition)

Nicole Barriault Dear Nicole, I am writing to you from the future. I know how ridiculous you think that sounds, but please hear me out. I actually know much more about you than you realize. This year you are turning … Continue reading

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Quick Hello and Friendly Reminders from BYMRKH Co-founder, Christina Ruth Martin

Hi Everyone 😊 I hope everyone is hanging in there, staying well and sane through these uncertain times. I recently had two experiences that I want to share with all of you. I’ve had some strange medical things going on since mid-June that have taken … Continue reading

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