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Jenny and Tom Wagner have had their hands full with 3-year-old Scarlet, who was born with Schinzel Giedion Syndrome, and one-year-old Fritz, who has undergone treatments for eye cancer.

A better life for Scarlet

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Jenny and Tom Wagner are like most parents. They want what is best for their daughter. In their case though, their hopes are a little more basic.


Their 3-year-old daughter, Scarlet, was born with an extremely rare genetic disorder called Schinzel Giedion Syndrome. The condition is complex and involves epilepsy, kidney disease, severe developmental delay, breathing and feeding issues and physical abnormalities.

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Emily Zimmer
Emily Zimmer has worked as a staff writer for the Rosemount Town Pages since 2007. She has a degree in journalism from Minnesota State University, Mankato. Outside of work, Emily enjoys running, reading and gardening. You can follow Emily's gardening adventures at the Areavoices blog East of Weedin'
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