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Livia Jackson stands by her personal locker at Kinnick Stadium during Iowa's Kid's Day in August.
Glenwood Girl Serving As Iowa Kid Captain

Long road trips to the University of Iowa are nothing new for Livia Jackson.

For the past six years, the 10-year-old daughter of Jonathan and Holly Jackson of Glenwood has been receiving treatment at the University of Iowa Stead Family Children’s Hospital for Cyclic Vomiting Syndrome (CVS), a rare condition characterized by recurring and prolonged episodes of intense nausea and vomiting, occasional abdominal pain and intense headaches.