Medicine Woman

Growing Up with Fetal Alcohol Syndrome

Clip | 2m 50s | Video has closed captioning.

When Dr. Lucy Reifel returned to her ancestral community on the Rosebud Reservation, babies were at high risk. Over time, she turned things around, and she did something far more personal. Dr. Reifel adopted Casey, born with severe fetal alcohol syndrome. Her daughter Emma describes growing up with Casey and tells us what he taught the whole family about patience, understanding and love.

Aired: 10/31/16

Rating: TV-PG

Problems Playing Video? | Closed Captioning