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14-year-old Peorian Doing Well After Double Lung Transplant

Will, who was diagnosed with cystic fibrosis as an infant, had a double lung transplant at St. Louis Children’s Hospital. ...

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Medical Animation: Cystic Fibrosis

Cystic fibrosis is a genetic disease that alters the body's respiratory, digestive, and reproductive systems. It affects the body's epithelial ...

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Missouri 5-Month-Old Survives Heart-Lung Transplant

On May 23, cardiologists at St. Louis Children’s Hospital’s Heart Center performed the transplant on Jack, making him the youngest ...

Patient Stories

Team Spirit Fuels the Fight of Her Life: The Real Story Behind Laila and the Blues

In January, the idea of the St. Louis Blues playing for the Stanley Cup seemed far-fetched considering the team was ...

Patient Stories

Meet Veyda, the Victorious

She’s a 6-year-old fighter who makes going up against short bowel syndrome look like child’s play. Veyda was born with ...

Patient Stories

Welcome Back, Maddie

Madeline Thompson has accomplished quite a bit for being just 9 years old. At age 5, she began wake boarding ...

Patient Stories

Meet Liam: Doing his Part to Put Away the Bad Guys, Childhood Leukemia

Liam Goble has some big plans. “When I’m bigger, I want to drive a car with sirens on the front ...

Patient Stories

A Life Saved. A Life-Long Friendship. A Meaningful Tribute.

Dear Dr. Feigin: “How are you? I’m fine. One day I saw you on T.V. I could not believe it ...

Patient Stories

Kylie’s Fight

Kylie is 13, and so far her life has been about beating back the symptoms that make cystic fibrosis such ...