Tag: Crohns

Sy Fy Face Off-Glenn Hetrick, Ve Neill, Carly Marshall, McKenzie Westmore, Neville Page, Travis Wall

Kids Wish Network Partners with the Hit Television Show Face Off for a Once-in-a-Lifetime Experience for California Wish Kid

November 2016

Holiday, FL. (November 2016): National children’s charity Kids Wish Network (KWN) recently partnered with Syfy channel’s hit TV show Face Off to grant a once in a lifetime experience for a 15 year-old California girl diagnosed with Crohn’s, a life threatening disease. Kids Wish Network, which began fulfilling wishes for sick children in 1997, sent […]

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Kids Wish Network & Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC Name October Hero of the Month

November 2015

“Crohn’s disease can lead to life-threatening complications” Brevin is a 14 year old boy who was diagnosed with Crohn’s disease, an inflammatory bowel disease that causes inflammation of the lining of the digestive tract. This condition can lead to severe abdominal cramps, fever, fatigue, mouth sores, weight loss, and malnutrition. The inflammation often spreads deep […]

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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.