Posts tagged Anophthalmia

ICAN Conference 2013

We are back from Chicago! I wanted to write a post ASAP so things would be fresh on my mind. Also, I have had so many people ask me already how the conference and trip overall went that I wanted to follow-up with everyone. The short answer is: GREAT!!! First off, Faith had an incredible […]


Roaring with Excitement

Thanks to the Wildwood Area Lion’s Club we will be Chicago bound this summer to attend the International Children’s Anophthalmia/Microphthalmia Network (ICAN) conference. The Lion’s Club presented us with a check at their last meeting to cover travel expenses and registration fees. We are so excited for the opportunity to reconnect with families we met […]


ican conference 2011

We attended the International Children’s Anophthalmia/Micropthalmia Network (ican) conference this past weekend in Boston, MA.  This was Faith’s first time flying and she did an awesome job. We got very lucky and she slept on both flights! We started off our time in Boston by participating in the multidisciplinary clinic at Tufts Floating Hospital for […]


SuperBabyFaith Discharged From Hospital

SuperBabyFaith turned 3 months old today! Wow, it is amazing all that has happened in the past few months. The last few weeks have been tough for Faith. She has been struggling with her feedings. Last week at a doctor visit, she had lost a significant amount of weight and was admitted to the hospital. […]


Faith Keeps Family Going During Difficult Circumstances

Kyle Family Gives Birth to Baby with Rare Condition September 24, 2009 Kyle, Texas – Kyle residents, Bridget and Mike Wildschuetz, welcomed their new baby girl into this world on September 10, 2009. Faith was born with severe bilateral microphthalmia, a congenital malformation resulting in minimal eye development. Faith also has very small sinuses and […]