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HOSPITAL EXPERIENCE SERIES- PATIENT SPOTLIGHT- ADDIE!

  This week's Giftgown's Hospital Experience Series features patient, Addie and her amazing caregiver and mother, Stephanie! Addie is an absolute shinning star currently is feeding tube dependent after being born pre mature and having short bowel syndrome. Stephanie and Addie have conquered multiple hospital stays, surgeries and their fair share of ups and downs. We're so happy to have Stephanie share her story and journey.  The Basics Name: Stephanie Durfee (daughter Adeline) Location: Finksburg, MD Social Media Handle(s): blog: www.shegotguts.com Instagram: @addie.belle  Twitter: @shegotguts Pinterest: @shegotguts Facebook: facebook.com/shegotguts.com Tell us More! Giftgowns: Tell us about yourself and your little one! Stephanie Durfee: I am a former director of education at a school for kids with autism and worked in...

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GIFTGOWN'S HOSPITAL EXPERIENCE SERIES- PATIENT SPOTLIGHT- GREYSON!

For this installation of Giftgown's Hospital Experience Series we would like to introduce you to Greyson! Greyson lives in Louisiana with his family and is always smiling. He is three yers old and recently took on the new role of big brother! He suffered a stroke in utero and which caused Cerebral Palsy. While talking to his mother,  Keria, she made it evident Greyson is just like every other little boy. He loves cars, trucks and pretty much anything with wheels but he learns at a different pace. The Basics: Name: Greyson Mom's Name: Keria Location: Larose, LA Social Media Handle: @greysons_gains More About Greyson:  Giftgowns: Three words to describe Greyson Keria: Determined. fighter, enjoyable  GG: How do you cope with...

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GIFTGOWN'S HOSPITAL EXPERIENCE SERIES- PATIENT SPOTLIGHT: ALICE THE BRAVE!

  For this entry of the Hospital Experience Series, Giftgowns is so proud to introduce Alice Crawley and her mother, Bonnie! Together it seems there's nothing this dynamic duo can't overcome. Bonnie gives some amazing advice that is sure to help you with your next hospital stay or doctor's visit, and learning more about Alice is so lovely and brave!  The Basics:  Name: Alice Crawley, Mom: Bonnie Crawley Location: Toronto Social Media Handle(s): Instagram: @beecrawl Blog: www.myadventureswithalice.ca Let's get to know the both of you!  GG: Tell us about yourself and your little one! Bonnie: Alice was born August 22, 2015 in Toronto. Shortly after birth, Alice was diagnosed with biliary atresia, an incurable liver disease. She underwent emergency, life-saving...

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GIFTGOWN'S HOSPITAL EXPERIENCE SERIES - PATIENT SPOTLIGHT: ALICIA

  Our next Hospital Experience spotlight is on Alicia Hall! A beautiful, hardworking professional from Atlanta, GA!  Alicia has been the primary caregiver to multiple different family members and is generous enough to share her tips and tricks with the Giftgowns community! The Basics Name: Alicia Hall Location: Atlanta, GA Social Media Handle(s): Instagram: @_kiss_mycurves Tell us More! GG: Tell us about yourself, include if you’re a patient, survivor, or family member of someone who has had elongated hospital stays. AH: Two of my family members spent quite a bit of time in the hospital. My dad and my stepdad were both hospitalized before they passed. I was with my dad almost everyday. I wanted him to know that I...

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