Cooper is the cutest little five-month-old boy born with acute myeloid leukemia. Cooper has undergone extensive chemotherapy treatment and has been in remission. This little boy has gone through so much in the first 5 months of his life.
Yanick is a 23-month-old adorable boy with optic glioma. Optic nerve gliomas are found in or around the nerves that send messages from the eyes to the brain. They are frequently found in persons who have neurofibromatosis, a condition a child is born with that makes him/her more likely to develop tumors in the brain. Persons […]
Drew is a handsome 17 year old that was diagnosed with ALL Leukemia about a year ago, which changed his life in a matter of a day. He is no longer able to play on the basketball team. Also, missing a substantial amount of school time is creating the need for private tutoring in between […]
Emma is a beautiful 11 month old that was born with a macrocystic lymphatic mass. This entails large cyst-like cavities around her neck which contain lumph, a watery fluid that circulates throughout the lymphatic system. It is benign but Emma’s mass was so large (2 pounds) that it obstructed her airway at birth requiring a […]
Alaina is a seven-year-old girl with GI Bleed/HUS. Alaina has been hospitalized for approximately 53 days at the time of this referral. Alaina was admitted initially for a GI bleed and was then found to have HUS (hemolytic-uremic syndrome) from an E.Coli exposure. Since being in the hospital, Alaina has undergone CRRT (continuous renal replacement […]
Rachel is a 14-year-old girl with Juvenile Batten Disease which is an inherited disorder of the nervous system that typically begins in childhood.
Elijah is a very sweet 15-year old boy with intracranial mass (brain tumor). They were able to remove the tumor but he is still suffering from short term memory loss.
Jenna is a 13 year old, adorable and vibrant teenager who was diagnosed with Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia (ALL) which is a type of cancer of the blood and bone marrow . She has 2 ½ years of therapy ahead of her. She will be almost 17 years old when it has been completed.
Ethan is a wonderfully active 5 year old with Steroid Dependent Nephrotic Syndrome. It is highly likely that he will develop progressive kidney failure in the future.
Cole is an adorable 6 year old boy with X-Linked Adrenoleukodystrophy which is a genetic disorder that occurs primarily in males. It mainly affects the nervous system and the adrenal glands. He was hospitalized for almost 2 months. Cole recently had a bone marrow transplant which was 95% successful.