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Molly's Kids: Long holiday weekend for little Jaxon Queen

CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) -

Unfortunately, little Jaxon Queen's surgery didn't go well late last week. This is the preemie whose mom creatively sent his story in spurts. Way powerful. (Read that post here.)

Lauren Queen was trying to convey the up-and-down lifestyles for families of sick children. Their soap opera continued when, just a few hours after posting about him and his tongue-reduction surgery, the procedure changed last-minute to a trach surgery.

More details on his FB page >> www.facebook.com/jaxonjourney

Lauren tells me her son is having trouble breathing and, horribly, he coded twice this past weekend.

"There's nothing more terrifying as a parent then having to stand back and watch as they 'bag' your son," she said. "They were trying their hardest to get him breathing again."

Yes. It sounds nightmarish.

"But through it all, even between codes, he's still smiling," Lauren said. "He's amazing. He is truly remarkable. His little attitude is keeping us all afloat."

Lauren wanted all those who reached out to her last week after the original post (again, you can read that above) to have the update from the past few days. She appreciated all the warm thoughts.

Hang in there, Lauren. And family. And, of course, Jaxon.

You can actually see Jaxon smiling a little in this picture.

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**Editor’s note: This is about one of #MollysKids, children WBTV Anchor Molly Grantham follows closely on her Facebook page. It was first published there – which is why it’s written in a personal way. For years Molly has followed hundreds of kids with uphill medical battles. Find this story and updates on all #MollysKids here.**

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