Ava Jones : One special story from the WTKA Takeover for Mott radio-a-thon

Ava Jones and her mother, Kori

Ava Jones with her mother, Kori. Ava has a rare genetic disorder and hypotonia, which leads to weak muscles. Because of this, she is unable to eat orally and uses a feeding tube.

The Jones family had no reason to anticipate health problems with their third child, Ava.

Ava’s mother, Kori, had a typical pregnancy and delivery and had two healthy children at home. But just 10 weeks after delivery, the Jones family was at the C.S. Mott Children’s Hospital Emergency Department.

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