Shao-han Deng, nicknamed Shao-Shao and "Sho-Sho", for "laugher".
Shao-Shao was born with just one ventricle in his heart. The condition causes the organ
to pump too much blood to his lungs, among other complications.
Shao-han's father's may-day-message to BOES.ORG Scandinavia, October 18 '97:
"I am writing to ask for your kind help to save my son's life...."
..and from other world-wide TV-channels, April 15-17
Internet Lifeline Cuts from US-media, April 16-23 1998 following texts © Los Angeles Times
(March 19, also - Shao-han and "his story" on NBC Nightly News with Tom Brokaw)
Back to BOES.ORG - Main INDEX In Oprah Winfrey Show, April 2000
Readers Digest, Nov '98
July '98, Media III
March - April '98 Media I
October 26, '97
October 18-24, '97, "Lifeline"-start
Original Internet Lifeline - Frameset