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ECMO Survivors: Baby Eleanor's Story

Baby Eleanor was born with a diaphragmatic hernia that required surgery as one-week old. ECMO helped her survive and recover from her operation.

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ECMO Survivors - Madeline's Story

Read about Madeline's journey with ECMO as a newborn.

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Offering Hope and Support to Other Transgender Kids

Daniel writes about growing up transgender and the PBS documentary Growing Up Trans. 

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Growing Up Trans: A Parent’s Perspective

Growing Up Trans: A Parent’s Perspective

One family shares their experience about being featured in the FRONTLINE documentary, Growing Up Trans.

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“I Wanted to Help People Understand What It’s Like to Be Trans.”

One teenage boy opens up about his experience with the hope that he can help people understand what it's like to be trans.

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