Read real stories from teenagers who have been patients at Great Ormond Street Hospital (GOSH) to find out what it's like to be treated here.
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Isabelle was 15 years old when she was referred to Great Ormond Street Hospital (GOSH) suffering from severe chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS), also known as myalgic encephalomyelitis (ME). Four years on, she talks about her time on the Mildred Creak Unit (MCU) and the road to recovery.
Zara, 12, loves playing sport, especially football. She first came to Great Ormond Street Hospital (GOSH), in a wheelchair and couldn’t move her hand. Here’s her real story about staying on the Mildred Creak Unit (MCU) and recovering from complex regional pain syndrome (CRPS).