Tag: Intractable epilepsy

Wish Kid Samuel

September 2016

Kids Wish Network is hard at work planning an incredible experience for Samuel; make sure to stay up to date by checking back soon for all of the details of their once-in-a-lifetime wish!  

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Wish Kid Omar

September 2016

Kids Wish Network is hard at work planning an incredible experience for Omar; make sure to stay up to date by checking back soon for all of the details of their once-in-a-lifetime wish!  

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Katie kicks it country-style: Nashville Wish Trip

December 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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Abigail Swam with the Dolphins!

February 2013

“I really enjoyed swimming with the dolphins and seeing the coral reef, it was a tropical paradise!” In 2010, Abigail was diagnosed with intractable epilepsy. She suffers from seizures daily, even while sleeping. Due to her illnesses she has loss of vision in her left eye and has lost her ability to read. Abigail will […]

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I Had a Great Shopping Spree!

June 2012

Name: Maurice Age: 16 State: GA In 2006, Maurice was found to have intractable epilepsy, which is characterized by sudden, uncontrollable seizures. He suffers from sudden seizures that cause him to drop to the ground; each seizure interrupts his muscle control, which affects his movement, speech, vision and awareness. Maurice has developmental delays, has been […]

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I Loved my Trip to the Florida Theme Parks!

April 2012

Name: Kaden Age: 8 State: MN Kaden is a playful 8-year-old who enjoys watching baseball games, hockey games and “Spongebob Squarepants.” His favorite food is mac and cheese and he loves riding his bicycle and collecting Pokemon cards. At the age of five, Kaden was diagnosed with intractable epilepsy, an uncontrollable seizure disorder. Kaden is […]

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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.