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A Toddler’s Dangerously Starved Cells

February 8th, 2016

“Gracie did not want to leave Florida” At three years old, little Gracie had already been potty trained. When she began regressing, her mom thought she might have a simple bladder infection so she took her to the pediatrician. Gracie’s labs showed that her blood sugar levels were alarmingly high at 500; shocking news considering […]

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Madeline Crone

A Wild Ride with Madeline

September 18th, 2015

“A pianist at heart, she loved seeing the orchestra perform” At age 12, Madeline was experiencing chronic stomach pain, digestive problems, failure to thrive and was underweight. Madeline’s doctors discovered that her kidneys were too small and had lost 1/3 of their total function. She was diagnosed with Vesicoureteral reflux and Celiac disease. Veiscoureteral reflux […]

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Making Myli’s Wish Come True

July 21st, 2015

“She got to meet all her favorites from Frozen” Born eight weeks premature, Myli started suffering from seizures immediately and was flown to a nearby children’s hospital for her first two weeks of life. At her one-month follow-up appointment, her doctor noticed Myli’s legs were not functioning normally and were somewhat crossed. According to her […]

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Frozen Fun for Brooklyn

June 26th, 2015

“Her favorite was when she met the ‘Frozen’ sisters” Adrenal Insufficiency or Addisons disease is a rare hormone disorder that affects about one in 100,000 people, and 12-year-old Brooklyn is one of them. The lack of cortisol in Brooklyn’s body requires her to take medication for her thyroid and for hormone growth. Having exactly the […]

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Teen with severe epilepsy reaches milestone, graduates high school and celebrates on wish trip

June 24th, 2015

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (June 24, 2015): For 17-year-old Graison Greenway, graduating high school was a big achievement. Plagued with severe epilepsy since age 3, Graison once suffered from hundreds of seizures a day. But with a lot of hard work, Graison was able to graduate on time and celebrate this milestone with a magical wish […]

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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.