3. Brian Littrell
You may have forgotten about this Backstreet Boy, but he’s very much alive and thriving. His son’s name is Baylee, and he has Kawasaki disease, which can cause many heart issues in children. Brian has a heart condition himself, which may surprise you.
4. Jacqueline Laurita
This Real Housewives of New Jersey star was very open about being a mom to an Autistic son, sharing her journey with the cameras. She doesn’t believe that people should be ashamed of their struggles, and instead should find strength in the support of others. Key advice here: don’t be afraid to ask for help!
5. Sarah Palin
This former Alaska governor might have a mixed reputation around the world, but she’s nothing but support of her son Trig, who was born with Down syndrome. She spoke about Trig when Rick Santorum paused his campaign, due to his daughter facing health troubles. Palin said: “Yes, we face extra fears and challenges, but our children are a blessing, and the rest of the world is missing out in not knowing this.”