Following are just a few of the children who are living healthier lives because of donations from people like you. With community support, we are able to develop innovative treatments and therapies and pursue cures to deadly childhood diseases. By donating to Children’s National, you give children and families new hope for the future.
A rare bone cancer struck Amanda when she was only 2. Now she’s thriving thanks to the intensive treatment she received at Children’s.
Bennett recovered from brain cancer as a 2-year-old thanks to the ability of Children’s National to apply its research to his treatment. Says his mom: “The research behind the care they’re able to give is the difference between surviving and not surviving for a lot of kids.”
Twins Tess and Alexander had trouble moving their limbs due to cerebral palsy. Innovative treatment by Children’s National has given them and their parents a sense of relief and optimism.
Carsten required years of treatment to overcome leukemia. He’s used the experience to help give other kids the courage they need for their own battles with cancer.
Rylie was diagnosed with leukemia. While she’s had to endure extensive treatment, Children’s National has made sure that she still enjoys the things that other children enjoy.
A diagnosis of bone cancer led to treatment at Children’s National. But Jaiwen and his family always felt comfort and encouragement from his caregivers there.
At age 2, Brooke received a life-saving bone marrow transplant from her 5-year-old sister, Caitlin. With the support of the physicians at Children’s National, Caitlin saved her sister’s life.
An ultrasound showed Jax had a heart condition called tetralogy of Fallot. Fortunately, he was able to be treated by the physician who literally wrote the book on how to repair such hearts.
The doctors at Children’s National saved Charles’ life after he was hit by a car. His grateful parents found a way to help other children facing similar circumstances.
An ultrasound during her pregnancy showed Ivy Duke her baby had heart problems. But early intervention at Children's National gave her son, Ian, the ability to lead a normal life.
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