This afternoon we spoke with Jamie Barrette who's twins Shaylyn and Grayson were born six weeks prematuren. on Jan 28, and then Shortly diagnosed with a disease common in premature babies, necrotizing enterocolitis.
In order to servive Shaylyn and Grayson need a special amino-acid based formula called Neocate.
Unfortunatley Neocate is very expensive and is not being covered by the couple's insurance or OHIP.
The couple have a crowd-funding campaighn that you can donate to at
Also, if you would like to sign a Change.org petition to lobby for Neocate to be covered by OHIP you can do that here:
You can read the original article by the Toronto Star's Sean Wetselaar here