When These Parents Took Off Their Baby's Sock, They Discovered Something Bizarre

It's a phenomenon called "toe-tourniquet syndrome," and it could lead to amputation.

When you're a parent, you constantly want what is best for your child. You will do just about anything to make sure that your little one is safe, secure, and healthy. But sometimes, things go awry and life takes you down an unfortunate path.That's what happened to Scott Walker when he noticed an irregularity on his daughter's toe. He and his wife took off the little girl's socks and revealed something bizarre.

Had a small scare this afternoon with Ms. Molly. What happened was new to me, but apparently not totally uncommon, so I...
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These parents are extremely happy that they caught it before something drastic could happen. It's important for parents to be aware of conditions like this, and Walker is certainly great at spreading the word.