Tag: Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy

My Gaming Wish was Granted!

November 2012

Name: Cameron Age: 14 State: MI Cameron was born with a condition called Duchenne muscular dystrophy. This is a progressive disease that continually weakens and breaks down the body’s muscles. At this point in his life, Cameron has very limited use of his hands and cannot move his legs; he is reliant on a power […]

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Chris gets Ringside with John Cena

December 2011

Name: Chris Age: 18 State: NJ Chris is an artistically-inclined teen who is a fantastic artist and animator. He loves creating all sorts of art and is particularly interested in his animation class. He loves watching WWE wrestling and always cheers for his favorite Superstar, John Cena. Chris also enjoys watching baseball and football; his […]

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October 2011

Name: Jonathan Age: 10 State: FL When he was 3 months old, Jonathan’s doctors discovered that he had Duchenne muscular dystrophy, which is a progressive form of muscle weakness, just like his older brother. Jonathan must sleep with braces on his legs at night and he endures physical therapy sessions throughout the week. He also […]

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I Loved LEGOland!

April 2011

Name: Gage Age: 8 State: AL When he was 3-years-old, Gage was diagnosed with having Duchenne muscular dystrophy, which is a rapidly progressive degenerative muscle disorder. Due to this disorder, Gage was never able to run and he is now unable to walk without assistance. During the day, he uses a wheelchair for mobility and […]

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Lots of Love from El Paso

September 2009

Hi! Here at Kids Wish Network, we strive to make every wish truly special and go above and beyond the expectations of our wish families. I recently received a beautiful letter from the grandmother of Donny, one of my wish kids, and it completely confirmed that our hard work to make each wish unique and […]

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