As a baby, Kinzie bruised easily, even from just being picked up. Days after her first birthday, Kinzie was diagnosed with von Willebrand disease Type 3, a genetic blood disorder caused by a missing protein, which leaves her blood unable to clot. The odds of Kinzie having type 3 von Willebrand’s? About one in a million. Meet Kinzie at www.uichildrens.org/2016-kinzie.