Pediatric Feeding and Swallowing Center Patient Stories

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Gastroparesis: Arlene's Story

Arlene Patient Story

Arlene couldn’t eat. CHOP doctors unraveled her complex medical history to find a solution that worked for her.

Facial Hemangioma: Owen's Story

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Jan Dreger shares how the Pediatric Feeding and Swallowing Center at CHOP helped her then-4½-year-old son, Owen, overcome eating difficulties after surgeries to treat a facial hemangioma.

Failure to Thrive: Aaron's Story

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Katharina Lucas, Aaron's mother, describes how the Pediatric Feeding and Swallowing Center at CHOP helped teach her young son to eat after a diagnosis of failure to thrive.

Failure to Thrive: Luke's Story

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The Feeding Program at The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia taught Luke to eat after a diagnosis of failure to thrive.

Food Selectivity and Anxiety: Arianna's Story

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A mother tells the story of her daughter, Arianna, whose food anxiety and selectivity made mealtimes stressful and upsetting. The family turned to CHOP's Pediatric Feeding and Swallowing Center for help.


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