Tag: gastroesophageal reflux disease

Wish Kid Allison

Allison’s Agonizing Abdominal Pain

May 16th, 2016

“She suffers from superior mesenteric artery syndrome & required multiple surgeries” Only a few hours after Allison was born, she started vomiting, and her parents discovered that she could not tolerate formula. Weeks later, doctors reported that she was suffering from severe reflux, necessitating an NG tube and diagnosed her with failure to thrive. Over […]

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Mathew says “Ka-Chow” with Disney’s “Cars”

May 20th, 2014

“Mathew loved the “Cars” experience” Mathew entered the world through a traumatic, emergency surgery and was diagnosed with cerebral palsy shortly after. Caused by an insult to the developing brain, cerebral palsy causes impaired movement throughout the body. Mathew also had issues getting the nutrients his growing body needed; he would vomit up every type […]

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