Fatima Baig

Interviewed by: Karen Jiang, Christine Wu and Kara Yeung McMaster Chapter At the young age of three years old, Fatima Baig was diagnosed with Primary Sclerosing Cholangitis (PSC), a chronic autoimmune disease that attacks the bile ducts in the liver. If left untreated, this condition often results in permanent scarring of liver tissue. Over time, … Continue reading Fatima Baig

The Gold Family

Interview by: Alexander Mastrolonardo, Lucy Lan, and Edward Li McMaster Chapter At only one week old, Jess and Rob Gold were given the news every parent dreads. Their daughter, Alex, would need to undergo a life-saving operation to treat her biliary atresia. At five months old, Alex underwent a liver transplant the Hospital for Sick … Continue reading The Gold Family