Hope in Midst of Tragedy for a Little Girl with a Rare Cancer

When Fionah Raymond was just 3-months-old, her ear began to bleed without stopping. This was initially thought to be related to an ear infection, but when the symptoms progressed despite treatment, it was later discovered to be a rare and … Read More

Things Nicco Taught Me: One Father Reflects on Time With His Son

Nicco and Pete are a dynamic father and son duo who frequently visit Lurie Children’s for appointments and overnight stays. Nicco, 9, has Down syndrome and Hirschsprung’s disease, a condition that affects the large intestine as a result of missing … Read More

Breathing Easier Thanks to Lurie Children’s Aerodigestive Program

Born with her vocal cords fused together and subglottic stenosis (narrowing of the area of the windpipe just below the vocal folds), Madison, 1 year old, has been under the care of Lurie Children’s Division of Otolaryngology (ENT) since birth. … Read More