Six-year-old Monica of Redford has tuberous sclerosis, a condition which causes tumors to grow on various organs in the body. In Monica’s case, she has had tumors grow on her brain, heart, kidneys, and on her skin. She has had numerous surgeries throughout her young life, including brain surgery. In addition, Monica has a severe seizure disorder. She must visit her doctors frequently and takes daily anti-seizure medications.
Monica felt like a true princess when Kids Wish Network surprised her with a fairy tale Princess Birthday party complete with a horse and carriage ride and her very own Prince Charming!