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Gracelyn is 11 years old and has Cystic Fibrosis. She was diagnosed when she was 2 years old. Gracelyn is a strong willed fighter.. As of October 4th 2013, Gracelyn has had her lung transplant!


Linzi VanGorden posted a new journal entry, "July 17th 2014".

Gracelyn is getting ready to go into surgery at 2:30pm to get her nose polyps removed and a lung biopsy test. We have had a busy and crazy week in Houston. All her labs ... Read more

Linzi VanGorden posted a new journal entry, "1 day of testing down".

Here is a picture of Gracelyn all ready for the Transplant Games of America opening ceremony. She received a big bag of lung pins that she traded with other transplant ... Read more

Lee Ann Bricco signed Gracelyn's Guestbook.

We are thrilled that Gracelyn is doing well!  Congratulations on the house purchase!Lee Ann & Rhonda Read more

Cindy Burrington signed Gracelyn's Guestbook.

Xongratulations on the new all certainly deserve it.  I can't wait to hear how Gracelyn does in her events...that is beyond Cool.  I'll be cheering for you, ... Read more

Linzi VanGorden posted a new journal entry, "Quick update".

Gracelyn and I are headed down to Houston in 1 week. Gracelyn has a week filled with 9 month post transplant check ups, plus a few more extras checkups that will make our ... Read more

Mary Ryan signed Gracelyn's Guestbook.

Gracelyn, I am a friend from your grandma Bev's childhood.  I have been praying for you through all your trials.  I just want you to know that I am still praying for ... Read more

Linzi VanGorden posted a new journal entry, "To Friends and Family:".

Reminder: Every one of our friends and family already know this but I would like to remind anybody that may have forgotten. It may not be entirely possible ... Read more

Linzi VanGorden posted a new journal entry, "Update on little G".

Gracelyn is doing great! Within the past week, she has had a many appointments. She has nose polyps in her sinuses and they have been bothering her so, she had to visit ... Read more

Linzi VanGorden added a new photo.

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