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.
As a freshman in high school, Jadyn developed chronic migraine headaches so severe that she took a leave from school. Donor support ensured she could get the care she needed at the Jane B. Pettit Pain and Headache Center at Children’s Wisconsin and not miss out on life. Read her full story here.
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.
Holden’s story: Life after two miracles
After nine rounds of fertility treatments, Lauren and Jim were finally pregnant. Holden's birth in August 2018 was a delight – there were no signs for the darker days that were to come.