Patient Stories

Running for more birthdays 
Running for more birthdays
Bad day at work? Go for a run. Kids being crabby? Go for a run. Learn your child has an incurable genetic disorder? You have permission to cry and breakdown, then pick yourself up and go for a run, says this mom and soon-to-be-marathoner.
World Physical Therapy Day: A remarkable story about one patient’s return to normal life 
World Physical Therapy Day: A remarkable story about one patient’s return to normal life
“I never thought I would get this far,” says Lee Dobbins.
It started with stomach pain, but what doctors discovered was alarming 
It started with stomach pain, but what doctors discovered was alarming
For MaryBeth McCarthy, her second pregnancy was anything but normal.
Cubs’ Willson Contreras surprises 11-year-old “best friend” with Down syndrome at school 
Cubs’ Willson Contreras surprises 11-year-old “best friend” with Down syndrome at school
Surrounded by friends and classmates, Daniel Rodriguez re-connects with his favorite Cubs player for the fourth time.
Are you one of the 15 million Americans affected by this condition? 
Are you one of the 15 million Americans affected by this condition?
A new clinical trial could help people with a common eye issue.
The shocking diagnosis that changed this family forever 
The shocking diagnosis that changed this family forever
A rare procedure saved one of Lauren and Matthew’s babies.
A family of miracles 
A family of miracles
First, Dawn’s twins survived a premature birth. Months later, she faced cancer.