Girl named Grace a gift to family, science
With the help of Boston scientists, one family turned the unthinkable into a future ruled by hope
Kari Lennon gently circled the head of six-week-old Brooks with a ribbon, then stretched it along a measuring tape. Upstairs, her husband Steve was putting the older three children to bed, and Kari felt foolish. Since the day Brooks was born, Kari had received nothing but assurances that the littlest Lennon was healthy. But the first time she and Steve had a moment alone in the hospital, they shared an intuition that something was wrong with their son.