The Economic Impact on Families

     

Report coverOur parents survey showed families facing a significant economic burden due to the consequences of their child’s congenital CMV. 

Ben Mills Julia and Ben's Case Study was born with congenital CMV 26 years ago. Follow the link to see how the costs build up from just one person living with the consequences of CMV.

Ben's costs illustration

Parents personally affected have shared their experiences of the cost involved with caring for a child living with the consequences  of CMV. Read their stories here Case Studies

Our recommendations will reduce the cost burden - please look at Our Recommendations

     

Our Stories

We found out in January 2017 just after Gabe’s first birthday that he had Congenital CMV.  I had a great pregnancy and a delivery with no problems. However he was born with tiny purple... Read more
  In 2015 we lost our daughter Leia to cmv. This is Leia. At 22 weeks I was diagnosed with CMV and Leia had Congenital CMV (passed through the placenta).   Most people have... Read more

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