Tag: Cystic Fibrosis


Kids Wish Network grants Disney wish for California child suffering from Cystic Fibrosis

April 9th, 2014

ADELANTO, Cali.: Allissa Gabriel is always relieved when she’s finished with a surgery, and her last discharge from the hospital came in the nick of time. The 10-year-old Adelanto, CA, child was released just in time for her wish to Disney World granted by children’s charity Kids Wish Network. The organization is dedicated to infusing […]

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Sidney’s CRUISE to health

April 8th, 2014

“Her blood sugar level was 600% higher than a normal, healthy range” When Sidney was only 6 years old, she fell extremely ill for weeks. She was rushed to the doctor where her blood sugar levels read over 1,000; that’s more than 600% higher than a normal, healthy range. Once the body’s blood sugar level […]

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Acting like a T-Rex to the “T”: Justin’s Dinosaur Dream

April 8th, 2014

“Justin takes 20 pills a day, but it still can’t cure his illness” Justin and his family went five years without knowing about his life-threatening condition. Doctors kept misdiagnosing the active child with solutions like the asthma or bronchitis. It wasn’t until his little brother was born and diagnosed with cystic fibrosis that Justin was […]

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Kylie’s Wish is to visit Hawaii

December 11th, 2013

“I want to swim with the Dolphins, play on the beach and sit against a palm tree while drinking out of a coconut with a straw and a fancy umbrella.” Meet Kylie, a beautiful and bubbly 10 year old who loves spending time with her family. Kylie was born with Cystic Fibrosis and has struggled […]

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Gracelyn’s Mision: Meet ALL the Disney Princesses

November 14th, 2013

“This whole trip was about Gracelyn, it was her mission to meet all the Princesses.” Gracelyn is a happy and loving child who adores the Disney Princesses and can’t believe she finally got to meet them. The outgoing child suffers from Cystic Fibrosis, but doctors almost missed the diagnosis after birth. When she was only […]

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My Wish is to visit Hawaii!

November 8th, 2013

“I want to go to Hawaii…it just looks amazing!” Meet Maria, a sweet and strong 11 year old who loves the hunger games and the show Dance Mom’s. In her free time she loves to watch soccer and play Apples to Apples. Maria’s favorite team is the Los Catrachos or better known as Honduras’ National […]

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Dollywood dream come true!

October 31st, 2013

“Holy Cow, I really want to go to Dollywood and ride those rollercoasters!” Meet Austin, an exceptional 11 year old who loves to skateboard, ride dirt bikes, and swim. His favorite song is Macklemore’s “ Thrift Shop” and he loves Rob Dyrdek’s Fantasy Factory. When asked what is one of the coolest things you have […]

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“Princess” Allissa gets Disney Princess makeover

October 30th, 2013

“Getting to go to Disney World made my surgery and the hospital stay seem not as bad.” With a nick name like Princess, it’s only fitting that Allissa loves all things girly and the color pink. The bright and bubbly preteen usually has a smile on her face, even when she’s undergoing another surgery as […]

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Kids Wish Network is an international 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.