Special Events

Special Events

International TTTS Awareness Month

To shine a light on the fight against twin to twin transfusion syndrome, a disease of a share placenta where thousands of identical twin babies receive unequal amounts of blood during pregnancy and can both go into heart failure.  December’s International TTTS Awareness Month, including World TTTS Awareness Day, World TAPS Awareness Day, World SIUGR Awareness Day and World TRAP Awareness Day was founded by The TTTS Foundation as an collaborative effort around the world to increase awareness and educate the public of the risks of being pregnant with monochorionic twins and triplets and directing them to The TTTS Foundation for immediate help and information about their pregnancies.

Special Events

Awareness Month

December is International TTTS Awareness Month including World TTTS, TAPS, SIUGR and TRAP Awareness Days December 7th, 8th, 9th and 10th.  Landmarks around the world light blue and families courageously share their stories every day of the month.  Candles are lit for all the babies that have gone through TTTS, including TAPS. SIUGR and TRAP