“As I’m doing Ali girls makeup she looks at me and says. “Mom, what’s it like to see with two eyes?” … 😭,” Messer shared on Twitter about her 8-year-old daughter, who struggles with muscular dystrophy — a genetic disease that causes progressive weakness and loss of muscle mass.
“Everyday I wish I could take her place but I know there’s a greater purpose!” the reality star, who is also mom to Ali’s twin Aleeah, and 5-year-old, Addalyn, shared.
Added Messer: “Just broke my heart. 😞💔”
Messer, 25, has been open about her daughter’s struggle with muscular dystrophy on the MTV reality series.
Back in September, she was worried about the state of Ali’s lungs and heart. “They did testing on everything, her heart, her lungs,” Messer told her sister, Victoria, about the series of tests Ali underwent after complaining about shortness of breath at the time.
“She does have allergies that are restricting her airways and causing asthma,” continued Messer, who also successfully obtained a school aid…