An average American family is struck by genetic lightening and discovers their child has an untreatable rare disease. They seek and find a young researcher and partner to develop a new treatment save their son.  Their son was saved grew up and got married in 2021.

Hundreds of other kids with that disease now have access to a treatment. 

The book Saving Ryan brings to life the gritty story of determination against all odds, working in rundown old labs to create a new treatment that saves Ryan and others.

Emil Kakkis M.D., Ph.D. the CEO and Founder, of Medical Genetics and Physician Scientist, along with Ryan Dant join Gayle Guyardo the host of the nationally syndicated health and wellness show Bloom to share Ryan’s medical journey and the inspiration for the book.

Saving Ryan is available electronically on Amazon and in June the first hardcopy print will be available.

Bloom airs in 40 markets across the country, with a reach of approximately 36 million households, and in Puerto Rico, U.S. Virgin Islands and Madison, WI.

You can watch Bloom in the Tampa Bay Market weekdays at Noon on WTTA: Spectrum 1006; Frontier 514; DirecTV 38; Dish 38; Comcast 43, and look for Bloom early mornings on WFLA News Channel 8.