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Julie Hemker

Julie Hemker
Julie Hemker was born with Sacral Agenesis 42 years ago. She has had over 40 major surgeries, her first at age 1. Julie likes to point out, she is not defined by Sacral Agenesis–her life is so much more than being a patient. Julie is the author of our most enduring series on TDWI, "Living with Sacral Agenesis."
Julie Hemker, author of "Living with Sacral Agenesis" series on TDWI

Feeling Down: The Ongoing Trauma of Sacral Agenesis

This is part 6 of a series of posts by Julie Hemker, a young woman born with Sacral Agenesis, and her Mom, Charlotte Schild....
Julie Hemker sacral agenesis

My Life After the Fall

Julie describes how she is coping with complications related to serious injuries she sustained when she fell off her sofa.

A Day in the Life with Sacral Agenesis

Julie recounts one of her days, living with sacral agenesis.

Road Trip (My Life with Sacral Agenesis)

We are delighted to introduce to you, dear readers, to Julie Hemker and her Mom, Charlotte. These are amazing women with an amazing story...