State: Danville, PA
Facility: Janet Weis Children’s Hospital
Jessica has been hospitalized for nearly a month and has endured many surgeries and procedures. Jessica first came to our hospital for surgery to help her gastroparesis. Complications required additional surgeries and a prolonged hospital stay and recovery. She was unable to eat for many, many days. When she was finally able to do so, she felt ill. Unfortunately, many other challenges, struggles, and setbacks have stood in her way, slowly down the “normal” pace of this teenagers life.