Tag: amputation


Kids Wish Network & The Children’s Hospital at Saint Francis Name October Hero of the Month

November 20th, 2015

“A case of osteomyelitis led to the amputation of Lily’s arm and hand” Lily is a 14 year old girl from Oklahoma who was diagnosed at The Children’s Hospital at Saint Francis with osteomyelitis. This condition is an infection in the bones in her right arm and hand that traveled through her bloodstream or spread […]

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Boy injured in accident, honored as Hero of the Month

May 20th, 2015

CHATSWORTH, Cali. (May 20, 2015): Together with Kaiser Permanente Los Angeles Medical Center, children’s charity Kids Wish Network is excited to honor California 10-year-old Jacob Azulay as a 2015 Hero of the Month. Jacob was nominated for the award after surviving a traumatic accident and facing its medical after-effects. “Thank you so much for making […]

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Jacob- Hero of the Month

May 13th, 2015

“Jacob bravely coped with the loss of his toes” After surviving a traumatic accident, 10-year-old Jacob is now bravely battling another trauma. As a result of the accident, Jacob needed four surgeries to correct the damage to his leg and foot. Among these surgeries was the amputation of several of Jacob’s toes; something that has […]

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Kids Wish Network is a charitable organization dedicated to infusing hope, creating happy memories, and improving the quality of life for children having experienced life-altering situations. Kids Wish Network assists children and their families through several key programs.