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Brook is Recognized as Kids Wish Network and Ministry St. Joseph’s Children Hospital Hero of the MonthOctober 2016
“NOT ONLY IS BROOK TOUGH AND VERY BRAVE, SHE IS ONE OF THE SWEETEST GIRLS WE HAVE EVER MET” Brook is one of the estimated 3% of Americans who have scoliosis. This condition creates an abnormal curve in the spine. If the spine is curved too much, surgery is required. Brook’s scoliosis was so severe […]
“Tom Brady …the highlight of the visit!” After helping win his state’s high school championship football game, Will injured his knee. Fluid was drained, rehab commenced, and this sports fanatic was quickly back doing what he loves – indulging in yet another sport, running for the track team. Like an annoying boomerang, his knee pain […]
“Even facing heart failure, he finds ways to thrive” Riley has had countless surgeries and has spent endless hours at the hospital over his lifetime. Early on, he was diagnosed with congestive heart failure (CHF), a chronic condition in which the heart doesn’t pump blood as well as it should. Symptoms of CHF can include […]
“Beaver Dam Boy with Epilepsy Meets Basketball Star” Derek was diagnosed in 2014 with epilepsy after a sleep study showed that he was having seizures at night every five minutes. Derek was taking six different seizure medications four times a day to manage his condition. He underwent a series of three brain surgeries at Children’s […]
Name: Abe Age: 6 State: Wisconsin In 2003, Abe was diagnosed with hypoplastic left heart syndrome. This is a rare genetic disorder in which the left side of the heart is severely underdeveloped. He endured his first surgery when he was only two weeks old and has had two more heart surgeries since then. Abe […]