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Moms help solve a medical mystery: The week in Well+Being

Happy Thursday. This week we’re writing about a medical mystery, iron supplements and the new coronavirus variants. Plus, we’ve got our weekly “joy” snack. But before that …

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These moms helped solve a medical mystery

Before Sara Smythe began to disappear, she was thriving.

The youngest of four sisters, Sara was born with Down syndrome and lived the life of an active teen. At 13, the Toledo student was heading to middle school and loved soccer and swim practice, took dance and karate classes, and was a Girl Scout.

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