Despite his asthma, Ryan is pretty fierce on the basketball court. But he knows the toughest competitor in the family is his oldest sister, Taylor. She was born with cystic fibrosis, a serious and chronic lung disease that makes it very difficult to breathe.
But thanks to her indomitable spirit – and the care she receives at Children's Hospital of Wisconsin – Taylor is able to do the things girls her age do. She plays flute, runs track and studies ballet – and has a closet full of trophies to prove it. And that's important to Taylor, who says her condition doesn't make her any different than other girls her age.
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