Little Red Scarf is in Lanzhou, Gansu province and provides financial support and encouragement to children suffering from congenital heart disease. In addition, they provide families with post-operative care and help the children sustain a healthy lifestyle.
Jingbo is an unlucky boy. He was born with serious cleft lip and palate. It was difficult for him to suck. His mother took good care of him. When he was 9 months, he was diagnosed congenital heart disease for the cleft lip and palate operation. The whole family was broken down. Though Jingbo got cleft lip and palate, he is lovely and likes smiling.
With the support of Little Red Scarf, he accepted operation for the heart disease in October, 2011. His heart beat was slow after the operation. The doctor asked him to do regular check and install cardiac pacemaker if necessary. The news made the family drop into darkness.
The relatives asked her mother to give up treatment and bear another baby, but his mother decided not to give up and took good care of Jingbo. In June, 2013, Jingbo was covered by a project for children with cleft lip and palate and accepted the operation. 2 years after the operation, Little Red Scarf has been concerning about Jingbo and tried hard to raise money for installing cardiac pacemaker. We often contact with the family and were pleased to know his latest developments.
In April, when Jingbo did second operation for cleft lip and palate, the doctor found his heart beat was recovering during the examination. Everyone was happy to hear the good news and hope it was his last operation.
We visited him after the operation. He was 3 and grew tall, but he was afraid of strangers and hide in her mother’s arms.
Yunyun asked about the situations of Jingbo. His mother told he could run or play as a normal child. Operations made his lips much better and could eat normally, but he could not speak clearly. He needs more time to recover from the operations. We brought him a box of milk and hope he would be better soon.
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