A B.C. mom is fighting back after a photo of her young daughter was used by a Swiss bio-medical company on a poster for a prenatal testing kit.
“I wouldn’t have it any other way,” wrote the Langley-based mom in the entry that included three photos of her daughter. “My daughter is an individual, not a stereotype. She is her own unique person.”
Last week, Hoos was with her daughter at the Pediatric Oncology Clinic when she received a message from a friend. One of the photos she had posted of Becca had been taken without permission – and it was now being used in Spain to advertise for a prenatal genetic testing kit by Swiss bio-medical company Genoma.
“To know that this happened infuriated me, but when I saw it with my own eyes…her sweet face on that ugly banner, it broke my heart,” Hoos wrote in another blogRead More »from Canadian mom outraged after genetic screening company uses photo of daughter with Down syndrome