Mrs Bernal, who lives with her daughters, their step-dad Joey and his son Austin, said, recalling the chain of events: 'Sienna was five weeks behind in development and they said she might not survive - but I refused to believe the worst.
Dr Michael Bober, a leading researcher on primordial dwarfism at the Nemours/Alfred I.
I opted against any procedures to remove them, seeing them as merit badges I earned rather than deformities to expunge. ” I finally admitted that the possibility had crossed my mind more than once, but then emphasized that I didn’t like to think of either my dating history my dwarfism that way.I knew my girlfriend three months prior to our first date which gave her plenty of time to learn about myself and my dwarfism, which resulted in our first date being comfortable for the both of us, that way we could enjoy our time together without any awkward situations taking place.A lot of nervousness may also be from your own body confidence; I know this from my own experience.Being only 3ft in height, I have come across many awkward moments in my life, one of the most common is being mistaken for a child or spoken to like a child. This includes those who have visible or invisible disabilities.We are still human, with feelings just like any other able-bodied person. It is perfectly normal for us to think like this, we all do it no matter what size or shape we are, it’s all part of being human and how our brain works when in a nervous or first time situation.