Monday, September 30, 2013

31 Tweets for Rett Syndrome

Get your Twitter accounts tweeting this month for Rett Syndrome Awareness Month! If you don't have an account, get one - even if it's just for the month.


Here are 31 Tweets for Rett - one for each day of the month.

What do the symbols mean?
# means that you are adding that term to the search feature so everyone can pull up that phrase and see what has been posted.
@ means you are directing it to someone's twitter wall

Have some fun and add in your favorite celebrities to these posts! Use the @ symbol to reach out to friends on twitter, etc. It's fun! (Once you have a twitter account, you can search for people and find out what their account name is.)

We are @girlpower2cure. You can also just go to our page at and retweet (share) from there!


NOTE (Tweets that are highlighted have an image to go with them - see images to copy at bottom)


31 Tweets - October is #RettSyndrome Awareness Month - share this flower to help

A little girl is born with #RettSyndrome every 90 minutes.

Can't speak. Can't walk. Can't use hands. But you know everything going on around you. It's #RettSyndrome.

It's #RettSyndrome awareness month. Girls living trapped unable to speak or use their hands. Hear their stories.

October is not just for #breastcancer awareness. Women are suffering debilitated their whole lives with #RettSyndrome.

Have you seen these cool Purple Cards? 190,000 more people learned about #RettSyndrome this year. BE NEXT.

Baby girls are born "normal" but begin to lose motor skills between the ages of 1-3 years old. It's #RettSyndrome.

#RettSyndrome is caused by a single gene mutation that leads to underproduction of an important brain protein.

#RettSyndrome is the leading genetic cause of severe impairment in girls- most cannot speak, walk or use their hands.

Despite physical disabilities, girls with #RettSyndrome are functioning mentally at a much higher level than previously thought.

What is as prevalent as Cystic Fibrosis, ALS and Huntington's but you have not heard of it? #RettSyndrome. It's a girl thing.

#RettSyndrome has been reversed in the lab and could be first curable neurological disorder.

Why retweet this @GirlPower2Cure flower? It is always in bloom with hope & positive energy. Join me in fighting #RettSyndrome.

Need a challenge? Try one day in my shoes. #rettsyndrome

Friendship isn't about who you've known the longest. It's who walked into your life, said, "I'm here for you" and proved it. #girlpower2cure

Expectations.  Have them.  Rett Girls can do amazing things.  #rettsyndrome #girlpower2cure #physicaltherapy  

Not all superheroes wear capes!  #girlpower2cure #rettsyndrome

Believe in the power of believing in yourself! #rettsyndrome #girlpower2cure

I think I can, I think I can, I think I can....I know I can  #rettsyndrome #girlpower2cure

Look into their eyes and hear what they are not saying; because of #rettsyndrome their eyes speak louder than their voices ever will.

In honor of #rettsyndrome awareness month, I am rockin' the @GP2C flower and you can too!

1:10,000 doesn't seem like many but if it's YOUR child, it's too many #rettsyndrome

There's real hope for a cure. #rettsyndrome #gp2c

I know a girl that puts the "rett" in pRETTy. Actually I know lots of them, let me introduce you:

#RettSyndrome steals more than a voice or the ability to walk. It can also take a precious life. #nomoreemptyarms

What can girls with #RettSyndrome do? Amazing things! WATCH:

Join the hundreds of people running for girls who can't. #rettsyndrome #untilshecan

I've met some amazing girls with #RettSyndrome.  I invite you to take a moment to meet some of them.

I've covered a lot of miles this year but so has @GirlPower2Cure. Join me in their fight against #RettSyndrome.

How can you help a girl with #RettSyndrome? Give them a voice and get involved!

Closer than ever to a cure. Hundreds of thousands girls & women can be saved. Join our fight against #rettsyndrome.


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