Pediatric Pulmonary Hypertension: Emma’s Story

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This video is the uplifting story of brave Emma and her mother Beth, both battling an incurable lung disease in their own way.

Imagine you’re a scientist who has spent her entire career working to cure fatal lung diseases, and suddenly your 5-year-old daughter is diagnosed with one. This was Dr. Beth Harrington’s new reality, who discovers daughter Emma is suffering from pulmonary hypertension, which is fatal and incurable. “Emma’s Story” takes viewers inside the lab where Beth and her colleagues search for cures; and inside Emma’s recovery, where her strength and light bring joy to everyone around her — even as she fights the battle of her life.

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