Family Travels Thousands of Miles for Life-Saving Surgery at Lurie Children’s

For years, Victoria and Andrew Humphreys of Coraki, Australia, sought answers, a proper diagnosis and care for their daughter Paige. Their quest led them around the world to Lurie Children’s. At four years old, Paige, now 10, was diagnosed with … Read More

Patient with Congenital Hypoventilation Syndrome Implanted with Phrenic Nerve-Diaphragm Pacer

Diana is six years old. She’s bright, active and outgoing. She’s similar to just about any other six year old, except for one thing – she can’t breathe adequately on her own. Diana has congenital central hypoventilation syndrome (CCHS), a rare … Read More

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