At two months, Piper Riness appeared healthy, but to her parent’s surprise, she was born with a congenital heart defect.
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At age 13, Gabby’s accomplishments have not come easily. The Montclair teen entered this world without a tibia, or lower leg bone, in either leg.
Ask a child what he or she would like to be famous for and you’re likely to hear entertainer, athlete or astronaut. Cancer survivor isn’t typically on the list, but Sydney Waldrop of Long Beach is far from typical.
Preschooler Olivia Perez just turned 2-years-old and loves to sing and dance.
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