Tag: Sea Life Aquarium


Max’s Mickey Mouse Fantasy is Fulfilled

October 23rd, 2015

“This experience provided him with happy memories that will last a lifetime” On New Year’s Day, newborn Max was rushed back to the hospital by his concerned parents. Max was spitting up, hadn’t had his first bowel movement, and had a distended belly. Placed in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, doctors inserted an internal colon […]

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Flying High with Ethan

October 20th, 2015

“From roller coasters to indoor skydiving, this wish let him explore his adventurous side” Ethan wasn’t drinking his bottle, had a high pitched squeal, and the compressions in his stomach for breathing were abnormal. Ethan was admitted to the hospital, and doctors placed a feeding tube in his little body. Then he started to have […]

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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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Makayla’s Splash Mountain Memories

September 17th, 2015

“She radiated happiness throughout the entire trip” At 18 months old, Makayla’s mom noticed that her daughter’s eyes were puffy. Thinking the symptoms were allergy related, Makayla’s doctor gave her antibiotics and a steroid to reduce the swelling. When the symptoms persisted despite the medicine, a series of tests revealed that there was a lack […]

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Daniel’s Ultimate Legoland Experience

August 28th, 2015

“He was having so much fun he didn’t want to leave!” Daniel was born with a congenital diaphragmatic hernia (CDH), a serious life-threatening condition in which a hole in the diaphragm (the muscle under the lungs that is responsible for breathing) allows abdominal organs to move into the chest, which prevents the lungs from developing […]

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Helena Lees

Helena Meets “Monster High” Characters

April 28th, 2015

“She would want to do it all over again” The last time Helena was at a theme park, she spent the whole time in search of water fountains and restrooms. This trip was a whole different story though. Diagnosed with Type 1 diabetes, Helena’s illness is controlled with insulin injections. She has to check her […]

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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.