A dying boy. A desperate mom. A floppy dog.

A Tampa boy was born unable to breathe or swallow. Could his parents keep him alive long enough for science to come up with a cure?
Lincoln Avery DeLuna was born on Dec. 14, 2013, and at the hospital, his parents were encouraged to let him die. (Courtesy of DeLuna family)
Lincoln Avery DeLuna was born on Dec. 14, 2013, and at the hospital, his parents were encouraged to let him die. (Courtesy of DeLuna family)
Published December 16 2018
Updated December 16 2018

A Tampa boy was born unable to breathe or swallow. Could his parents keep him alive long enough for science to come up with a cure?

 

Pulitzer Prize winner Lane DeGregory tells the story, in eight chapters.

 

Read it here.

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