Tag: Failure to thrive

Mia Grace Lazarine

Tinker Bell Befriends a Girl with Cerebral Palsy

June 26th, 2015

“Mia was ecstatic over meeting her favorite fairy” Immediately after birth, Mia had her first seizure which lasted 30 minutes. She was treated initially only for seizures, but soon her family started to notice her inability to hear; Mia had suffered significant hearing loss. More issues came when Mia was 6 months old. She was […]

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Savannah Quick getting ready to take off

Savannah’s Magical Adventure

January 26th, 2015

“Savannah’s dreams came true” Born with a diaphragmatic hernia, Wish Kid Savannah was rushed into emergency surgery immediately after birth. The condition is caused by an abnormal opening in the diaphragm that allows the internal organs to travel from the abdomen into the chest cavity. While doctors were able to reposition her organs and repair […]

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Amy’s and Yixi’s Princess Playground

June 18th, 2014

“It’s so wonderful to see a smile on the girls’ faces” Wish Kids and sisters Amy and Yixi were both born in China was the same life-threatening illness. The two girls were diagnosed as infants with Down syndrome, a genetic condition that causes delays in the way a child develops, both physically and mentally, and […]

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Della’s Disney Dream

May 21st, 2014

“Della smiled the entire trip” Della was developing as a normal baby should until she was 8 months old when she began losing weight and stopped growing. She was taken to the hospital where doctors debated on inserting a feeding tube for Della, but, ultimately, they decided to wait to see if her instincts would […]

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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.