Denise Richards is opening up about her daughter Eloise’s struggles before being diagnosed with a chromosome disorder.
Richards, 48, told Andy Cohen during the “Real Housewives of Beverly Hills” reunion that her 8-year-old daughter is “doing really good” despite her obstacles.
“Eloise has a chromosome disorder,” she explained. “She has a deletion in chromosome 8 which has caused many delays with her and it’s caused a lot with speech development.”
Richards’ co-star Erika Girardi followed up by asking how old she was when they received her diagnosis, to which she responded that it was only two years ago.
“It was a very difficult thing to diagnose,” she began to explain. “She went through a lot of —”
“So she was missing a lot of milestones?” Girardi, 48, asked.
“Yes,” Richards continued, admitting it was an emotional process for her. “It was really hard. When I saw what was written on the medical report to get the blood test and all the…