Latest Andrew Chlebinski Stories

2008-06-21 09:00:40

By Danny Valentine, Omaha World-Herald, Neb. Jun. 21--Five-year-old Andrew Chlebinski, an Omaha native, is suffering a disease only about 500 people in the U.S. get every year -- aplastic anemia. It's an illness his parents said has kept their resilient son homebound or stuck in a hospital for much of the past two years. He was diagnosed in late January 2007. "It gives you a perspective," said Andrew's father, Tim Chlebinski. "We do, in some ways, live a miracle every day." A...

Word of the Day
  • Wasting away as a result of abstinence from food.
The word 'abrosia' comes from a Greek roots meaning 'not' and 'eating'.