Tag: cystic fibrosis wish

Justin McCain

Justin’s Tyrannosaural Trip

April 8th, 2014

“This was a trip Justin will always remember” In early 2010, Justin’s infant baby brother was diagnosed with cystic fibrosis, a genetic disease that primarily affects the lungs and digestive system. This news prompted the entire family to get tested, and Justin tested positive. Cystic fibrosis is characterized by the production of abnormal mucus that […]

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dog the bounty hunter and beth wish

Maria “catches” Dog the Bounty Hunter

November 8th, 2013

“Dog has totally inspired Maria to keep going through her fight” When Maria was born, she began suffering from respiratory issues immediately. Initially diagnosed and treated for asthma, it soon became clear that the tiny child was suffering from something much more devastating. Maria was diagnosed with chronic lung disease and cystic fibrosis when she […]

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Skating Sensation, Ryan Sheckler, Meets Logan!

January 25th, 2010

Name: Logan Age: 14 State: IL Logan has cystic fibrosis. C.F. is a chronic lung disease that causes the lungs to be clogged with thick, sticky mucus. The disease often leads to life-threatening lung infections. Logan must endure daily breathing treatments using a nebulizer. In addition, C.F. interferes with food absorption and Logan must take […]

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Our Mission

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.