Around the 20th week of pregnancy, Caitlin and Evan learned that their baby's heart wasn't forming the way that it should. They met with specialists in the Herma Heart Institute at Children’s Wisconsin and Tommy was diagnosed with transposition of the great arteries (TGA) — a heart defect where the arteries are connected to the heart abnormally. Watch our video to see their story.
Partnering to care for kids with cancer
No one fights childhood cancer alone. We have an incredible team of care providers and researchers, but what we do in the MACC Fund Center for Cancer and Blood Disorders isn’t possible without the support of our valued philanthropic partners.
Living with a chronic disease can be tiring and painful but Royalty doesn’t let that change her outlook on life. Along with her younger sister Brilliancee, she hosts a YouTube channel sharing positive stories from around the world.
The Pogodzinski’s were getting ready for a trip to Disney World when they noticed something strange about their usually energetic 5-year-old Dylan. After seeing their pediatrician, the Pogodzinski’s were directed to the Children’s Emergency Department and Trauma Center (EDTC).