Sections

Weather Forecast

Close
Advertisement
Lexi Dietz, 8, of Milan has limited use of her hands and arms because of a rare neuro-musculoskeletal condition at birth, so she has learned to draw pictures with her toes instead. Tribune photo by Anne Polta

Disability doesn't faze Milan, Minn., girl, the face of Gillette Children's Hospital 'Cure Pity' campaign

Email News Alerts

Lexi Dietz can do most things. The 8-year-old from Milan likes to draw. She likes to read. She plays the piano and says her favorite subject is math. And she has lots of friends. "I like everybody I meet," she says. Although her life has more challenges than most children her age, Lexi is never daunted, says her mother, Jamie Brouwer.

Advertisement

Get the full story
Subscribe or Log In

Are you a newspaper subscriber but you don't have a Digital Access account yet? Activate your account.

You will need your subscription account number and phone number. Not sure if you have an account? Email us or call 320-214-4364 and we can help you.

Advertisement
Anne Polta

Anne Polta covers health care, business/economic development and general assignment. Her HealthBeat blog can be found at http://healthbeat.areavoices.com. Follow her on Twitter at @AnnePolta.

(320) 235-1150
Advertisement
randomness