New Cystinosis Comic

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The series is a one-of-a-kind resource for children AND adults curious about cystinosis. Each installment was carefully written and illustrated by an adult living with cystinosis.

The third and final installment, “Facing A Bright Future”, debuted at the 2019 CRN Family Conference and is now available. Please complete the form below to receive your free copy. All books are printed in English. International shipping is available. For questions, contact The first two comics can be downloaded here:

About the Artist

Kevin McCalla became passionate about storytelling, specifically comic books, at a young age. Diagnosed with cystinosis at 13 months, Kevin has translated his experience living with cystinosis into a relatable, enjoyable, and educational resource. “With these short comics I hope to utilize the unique strengths of comics to engage the cystinosis community – patients of all ages, doctors, caregivers, social workers, and anyone who is interested.” – Kevin McCalla