My son struggled his 17 years with cystic fibrosis and stayed at Doernbecher every time. No other hospital would do.
Ao and Kai's Story:
At our 5-month routine ultrasound, we found out our twin girls had multiple heart defects.
On Wednesday Oct 14, 2009 my friend Tami noticed that she could see in to his eye. She was looking at him from an angle with the sun shining on his face. His eye was also dilated. An exam indicated Retinoblastoma.
My son was diagnosed with Total Anomalous Pulmonary Venous Connection (there were no veins connected to one of the chambers in his heart), and was taken in for open-heart surgery when he was 24 hours old.
Sophie and Evan's Story:
Our Mommy was put on moderate best rest on June 8th being told she was starting to dialate we were far to little to be born. Two weeks went by and at her next appointment she had dialated farther so she was put on strict bed rest and had...
Eoghan and Peyton's Story:
My boys spent 2 months in the NICU at Doernebecher. Thanks to March of Dimes and Doernebecher staff, I have my family.