We’d never have had our children if we knew they would die so young: Anguish of parents who have passed on fatal gene taking a terrible toll on their family

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Reports: Daily Mail

Like all good parents, Nicola and Ian Elson love their two children with all their hearts. But they are burdened with a terrible guilt. For they are living with the sad truth that purely by bringing their beautiful five-year-old daughter Connie and three-year-old son Joe into the world, they have condemned them to a premature death.