When Ryan and Addison Johnson got married, they never knew that one day they would be the only family in the world with all of their children suffering from the same degenerative disease called Ataxia Telangiectasia (AT). After their first baby boy was born, Addison got pregnant with triplets. It was during her pregnancy, that they found out their son had AT. As the girls grew, they received the devastating blow that all three triplets also suffer from the same disease. According to medical statistics, life expectancy is 10 to 20 years of age. Their oldest son Ayden is 11 and is starting to become wobbly and is having a hard time walking. The triplets are 8 years old. Little Alivia, as shown above, is in Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh with cancer fighting for her life. Payton has Cerebral Palsy and is confined to a wheelchair. Lastly, Riley most recently had ankle surgery to help her walk better. She is still not walking and is scooting around the house on her bottom. They live in a two-story home and need an elevator. They are also in and out of the hospital constantly, including Johns Hopkins and Boston hospitals. They are living on one income with Ryan working night shift. Having one sick child is horrific enough, but to have all four of your children sick at the same time is overwhelming and mind boggling. We are asking that you would consider giving from your heart to help ease the financial strain and burden that this family is and will continue to incur. Your prayers are also welcome. Thank you so much! Team Johnson
Credits: Addison Ryan Johnson Fundraiser
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