Pediatric Surgeon’s Post About Kids Dying In His Care Goes Viral—Then Hundreds of Survivors Respond and—TEARS!

May 15, 2016 at 11:10 pm |

This will move you beyond words.

It’s not something we want to give thought to ever happening to us: our kids getting so sick that they require the assistance of a specialist or a surgeon. But one thing is certain: we are grateful that those specialists and surgeons are out there because of that horrible “what if?” scenario.

One surgeon bared his soul regarding the most agonizing aspect of his job – losing patients – in a Facebook post that has gone viral with over 500,000 reactions and 60,000 shares.

I hope you’re wearing waterproof mascara today, because this story will touch you profoundly.

Credit: Real Humans of New York Facebook page

Pediatric Neurosurgeon Dr. La Quaglia offered a deeply moving post to the Facebook page “Real Humans Of New York” that inspired many to share their own stories.

Just wait till you read the reactions...