Tag: Sea Life


A Swimmingly Good Time for Sophia

September 16th, 2015

“SeaWorld was her favorite part of the trip” Sophia is a 9-year-old girl who woke up one morning paralyzed. The entire right side of her body wasn’t functioning. Sophia had an enormous bleed on her brain, and weak blood vessels had started growing in Sophia’s brain. They had leaked and caused an enormous bleed on […]

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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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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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A Boy with Cerebral Palsy is the Pixar Prince

March 26th, 2015

“Riley loved every Toy Story ride” At 6 weeks old, doctors discovered a subarachnoid cyst that took up three-quarters of Riley’s brain. Doctors immediately performed surgery and implanted a shunt to relieve some of the pressure. Unfortunately, the shunt failed and Riley needed another surgery to replace it. When Riley was 18 months old, doctors […]

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Rays of Sunshine for Melissa

January 29th, 2015

“The highlight of her day was seeing Blue Man Group” Frequent stomachaches were always common for Melissa. She would suffer from excruciating pain and even passed out from the severity of an episode once. Afterwards, she was rushed to the hospital. Melissa’s doctors discovered that her pancreatic levels were elevated, and tests results combined with […]

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“I Don’t Want This Night to End:” Allie’s Evening Meeting Luke Bryan

December 16th, 2014

“She felt like a star” Country music fan Allisen had the wish of a lifetime granted when she got to meet country star, Luke Bryan, after attending his concert in North Carolina as part of his “Kick up the Dust” tour. Allisen is 9-years-old and has a primary immune deficiency, a life-threatening condition where the […]

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