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Nashville wish comes true for teen with life-threatening illness

July 7th, 2015

ASHLAND, Ky. (July 7, 2015): For more than six years, 14-year-old Katie Vallance from Ashland, KY, has been bravely battling severe epilepsy. The constant threat of seizures has placed a huge burden on the teen, but she doesn’t let it damper her dreams of one day becoming a country music star. And thanks to children’s […]

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Local Girl’s Ultimate Wish is Granted

January 26th, 2015

RATON, N.M. (Jan. 14, 2014): Wish Kid Lianna Garcia was more than ready to have her ultimate wish come true. Dressed in a Cinderella gown complete with a tiara, 10-year-old Lianna was finally able to meet Princess Cinderella thanks to children’s charity Kids Wish Network. “This was truly magical for Lianna,” says her mother Cordalia […]

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Katie kicks it country-style: Nashville Wish Trip

December 16th, 2014

“Katie couldn’t stop smiling” Katie was diagnosed with epilepsy in 2009 and tried medication after medication to try and control her seizures, but nothing seemed to work. At the end of the year, Katie suffered from a grand mal seizure, a serious episode categorized by a loss of consciousness and violent muscle contractions. After that […]

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Princess Lianna meets Princess Cinderella

September 26th, 2014

This was truly magical for Lianna In 2011, Lianna suffered her first seizure that lasted a full five minutes. After a specialty doctor performed multiple tests, Lianna was diagnosed with epilepsy, a life-threatening brain disorder characterized by recurrent seizures. She was started on medication to treat her condition but still suffered from dangerously long seizures. […]

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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.