Tag: sickle cell

Wish Kid Olivia - Kids Wish Network

Olivia’s Shocking Diagnosis

April 29th, 2016

“When they got the blood test results, the technician’s face said it all” After hitting all of her developmental milestones, Olivia’s mother was rather puzzled when her 19-month-old daughter refused to eat, didn’t want to walk and would fall asleep while playing. Thinking Olivia just wanted to be held, she would soon find out that […]

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Amari’s Pain Crises

January 21st, 2016

“Sickle cell disease has been the cause of her reoccurring fevers and infections” Amari’s mom, dad, and brother are all carriers for sickle cell disease. At her first checkup appointment, 1-week-old Amari was unsurprisingly diagnosed by her pediatrician with sickle cell and sent to a hematologist as well as an oncologist. Sickle cell is an […]

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Hopeful teen designer gets Justice

February 22nd, 2011

The Kids Wish Network made Breize Burch’s dream come true. Breize, 15, worked as a fashion designer for her favorite store, Justice, for two days thanks to the charity. The teen, who has a blood disorder called sickle cell disease, shared her experience with us… Girls’ Life: So what was working with Justice like? Brieze: […]

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