Jacob experienced debilitating seizures for most of his life. A life-changing brain surgery at Children’s National Hospital stopped the seizures so he can enjoy life.
Four-year old Jacob has a rare disease called urea cycle disorder, which disrupts the body’s metabolism of food. Experts at Children’s National Hospital help his family manage the condition so Jacob can enjoy life.
Eight-year-old Jax has many beloved friends at Children’s National Hospital. He loves to celebrate them at the hospital he calls his own.
Jackie’s life changed course when her brother, Jackson, received a devastating neurological diagnosis. She turned a tough situation into a positive: interning at Children’s National Hospital to learn and help others.
Maya had trouble breathing at 2 days old and spent three months in our neonatal intensive care unit (NICU). Today she's an active kid who loves sports. Her dad says "grateful" is not a big enough word for how he feels about our hospital.
Catherine’s lymphoma challenged everyone in her family. John shares the story of how they got through it, with help from a team at Children’s National Hospital committed to restoring his daughter's health.
Audrey loved riding horses, but a leukemia diagnosis kept her out of the saddle. A dedicated team at Children’s National Hospital made sure she got back to the horses she loves.
Therapy dogs at Children’s National Hospital have helped 11-year old Declan feel better throughout his cancer treatments.
On the eighth anniversary of her son Adam’s last surgery, Erin delivered a donation of badly needed disinfectant to our hospital during the COVID-19 pandemic. Everyone at the warehouse cheered as she made the drop off.
Baby Lily needed surgery to correct serious complications from a genetic disorder. Her family’s time at Children’s National Hospital inspired them to participate in the Race for Every Child.
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