Sanford Children's Patient Stories

An Unexpected Situation

Lynze and Jeff knew they were having twins, but nothing could have prepared them for how they arrived. Read their story.

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An Amazing Miracle

The Edoffs were told their son wouldn’t make it long after birth, but little Gabe had other ideas. Meet the little man who defied the odds and the team that helped him survive.

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Staying Active

There is almost nothing that can hold Rachel back. See how this busy teen not only rocks it at school but also keeps her Crohn’s disease under control with the help of the team at Sanford Children’s.

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A Team Effort

The pediatric medical home team is here to help parents of children with special health needs coordinate their care.

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In It Together

Lindsey and Justin Stoelting were ready to grow their family. But like with a lot of things in life, not everything went according to plan.

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Capturing Hearts

Anna is the 2015 Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals North Dakota Champion. See how this little girl captured the hearts of all she met.

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Caring for young hearts, close to home.

Addyson Flory loves her “special heart” and her home in Bismarck. Learn how the 7-year-old gets the expert heart care she needs with just a short drive across town to Sanford Children’s Downtown Clinic.

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A complex case

Every child is special. They are all unique and different in their own ways, but 6-year-old Eddy Martinson has one trait that sets him apart from most boys his age.

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Looking for Answers

Customized monitoring room at Sanford Children’s helps develop personalized treatments for children with epilepsy.

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A Chance to Live

When Mindy delivered her twins at just 25 weeks due to complications, the NICU team at Sanford was ready. With the only maternal-fetal medicine physician in the state, the twins were in good hands.

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