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Tag: Cystic Fibrosis
“Yasmin has inspired not only her friends and family, but her strength, perseverance and fighting attitude has inspired an entire community of people” Maria (Yasmin) was only 18 months old when she was diagnosed with chronic lung disease and cystic fibrosis, resulting in frequent hospitalizations. At age 2, doctors discovered part of her right lung […]
Guest blog by Lisa, mother to Wish Kids Jacob and Kasey Excerpt from: Dreams do come true Feb. 5, 2013 For years, my two children have been dreaming about their wishes. Both our children have cystic fibrosis, a life-shortening genetic disease that primarily affects the lungs. Our children knew that people with serious medical conditions […]
ARLINGTON, Va.: Even though her smile was hidden behind a necessary respiratory mask, you could still see the sparkle in Maria Canales’s eyes as she meet her idol, Duane “Dog the Bounty Hunter” Chapman for the first time. The 12-year-old from Virginia was able to meet Mr. and Mrs. Chapman on her wish trip granted […]
It was all so cool! When Wish Kid Adele was born, she seemed perfectly healthy. But when she was just 4 weeks old, she starting showing concerning symptoms. Adele was taken back to the hospital where she was diagnosed with cystic fibrosis, a genetic disorder that causes thick, sticky mucus to build up in the […]
“McKenzie loves her new room” Wish Kid McKenzie has struggled since birth with her health; she wasn’t able to keep food down and didn’t gain enough weight to sustain her body. At 3 months old, McKenzie was diagnosed with cystic fibrosis, an inherited disease that mostly affects the lungs, pancreas, intestines and liver. This life-threatening […]
AUBURN, Wash.: If you just take a quick glance, Kylie Latta doesn’t look like she’s sick, but the 11-year-old has been dealing with a life-threatening illness since birth. With a shortened life expectancy, Kylie and her family know the value of a once-in-a-lifetime adventure, like the tropical wish recently granted for Kylie by Florida-based children’s […]