Due to complications during her birth, baby Sophie was starved of oxygen and born totally blue and unresponsive. Doctors used a revolutionary cooling therapy to reduce the risk of brain damage.
Gemma was born premature and was involved in a trial to see if early milk feeding would be beneficial.
Childhood liver disease
Born with severe liver disease, Katie took part in a study which explored new ways to help babies survive this illness by changing their diet. It saved her life.
Alfie was just two when he suffered his first stroke. He has since had at least seven more and, despite surgery, there is no guarantee he won’t have another.