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Patient stories
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Julio and his mother Maricela

Julio Cesar Martinez Mejia

July 16, 2021

“My family, Julio, and I thank you from the bottom of our hearts for the attention, care, and chance you gave him to have a better life.”

Liam performs his song

Music Changed His Life

March 17, 2021

With help from music therapist Meredith Horwatt, Liam wrote and performed a song to thank his doctors and nurses.

Stratton Smith, LeeAnn Hendrix Smith with MUSC RN Tori Sanna in front of cabinet

Stratton’s Snuggles

January 19, 2021

Stratton's Snuggles provides blankets, stuffed animals and other comfort items to children staying in the pediatric intensive care unit.

Annie at therapy graduation

Annie's Story

November 10, 2020

Annie Nichols was just 4 years old when she slipped and fell in her family’s garage.



September 22, 2020

Your support helps children like Victoria. She just started kindergarten, but she already has big plans for when she grows up!

David Powell speaks at Radiothon

A Major Milestone

January 15, 2020

After a year of hard work, our 2019 Children’s Miracle Network Champion reached a major milestone during the Cares for Kids Radiothon.

Gabe Johnson

Imagine what's possible

July 18, 2019

What are you most excited about in the new MUSC Shawn Jenkins Children's Hospital?

Mark and Riley Klim

A special Father’s Day message

June 19, 2019

You may not think this new hospital is a big deal, but I can tell you from experience – you never think it is until you need it.


Victoria’s Story

April 22, 2019

Victoria Thompson has been helping her doctors identify better treatments for neuroblastoma since she was 18 months old.

David Powell and mom, Sarahann

David Powell, CMN Champion

March 11, 2019

We are proud to recognize David Powell as our 2019 Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals Champion for MUSC Shawn Jenkins Children’s Hospital.

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