While five-year-old Landin Householder runs and jumps around the Gatewood Atlanta Ronald McDonald House, he also battles a rare blood disease, Langerhans Cell Histiocytosis (LCH).  When Landin was just twelve months old, a severe rash developed across his back.  Landin’s mom, Nicole, took him to the doctor and they told her it was eczema.  However, Landin started to develop other symptoms, including large bruises that appeared when Nicole would hold or hug him.  Mother’s instinct […]

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Six-year-old Eric Carter enjoys repairing anything he can find with his tool set. But sometimes in life, you can’t fix things alone. Eric was born 26-weeks premature and hospitalized shortly after due to a mass found on his left lung. Eric also battles Asthma, Acid Reflux Disease, and Celiac Disease which he receives ongoing treatment for at Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta, one of the largest clinical care providers for children in the country. Once a […]

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On October 29, 2012, two-year-old Tripp Halstead was struck by a falling tree branch on the playground outside his daycare resulting in a severe traumatic brain injury. Tripp was taken to Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta at Egleston, one of the largest pediatric systems in the country specializing in pediatric brain injury. Tripp’s parents, Bill and Stacy, were immediately referred to the Atlanta Ronald McDonald House for a place to stay while Tripp received treatment. Bill […]

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