Parker Keeps Friends, Family Laughing While Battling Rare Brain Cancer

Parker's story of hope, an inspiration to other children facing cancer.

By |August 14th, 2017||Comments Off on Parker Keeps Friends, Family Laughing While Battling Rare Brain Cancer

Two brothers experience miracles at Levine Children’s Hospital

Written by Carolinas HealthCare System

The Ocampos knew before their first son was born that he would need to be monitored for kidney problems, but they never dreamed that both he and their second son – born seemingly healthy – would require kidney transplants.

Cisco and Cora Ocampo discovered that their son Luke’s kidneys were underdeveloped during […]

By |August 10th, 2016||Comments Off on Two brothers experience miracles at Levine Children’s Hospital

Jayden’s Joy

At only 26 weeks, Yolanda Moore gave birth to Jayden, who weighed just over 2 lbs. The next 72 hours following birth were the most critical, determining whether he would survive.

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Meet Maddyn, a True Fighter

One day, the Ussery family had three healthy triplets; the next day six-year-old Maddyn faced a life-threatening virus that was attacking her heart.

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Meet Matthew

At age four, Matthew was diagnosed with AML – a type of leukemia that is rarely found in young children. When his parents met with Dr. Andrew Gilman, Director of Pediatric Blood and Marrow Transplantation at Levine Children’s Hospital, they knew they were in the right place. He reassured Matthew’s parents that he could treat […]

By |April 1st, 2016||Comments Off on Meet Matthew