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“Through years of hard work, determination, and the support of doctors, therapists, friends, and family, Sophia continues to gratify and amaze us with all that she can do,” says mom, Alicia. Diagnosed with cerebral palsy, right hemiplegia, and global developmental delay, all before the age of one, it was unknown...
Six-year-old Lizzie loves ballet, singing and playing with her little sister and friends. Resilient and determined Lizzie lives with a number of congenital conditions, including the congenital heart defect, transposition of the great arteries, profound hearing loss and pulmonary stenosis. Lizzie had her first open heart surgery when she was...
Top Issues in Children’s Health
The Advancing Care for Exceptional Kids Act of 2014 (ACE Kids Act) is a proposal to improve how care is delivered to America’s children with complex medical conditions on Medicaid.
CHIP provides free or low-cost health coverage to more than eight million children in families that earn too much money to qualify for Medicaid.