congenital heart disease
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Heart Murmur: What to Expect if Your Child is Diagnosed

Heart murmurs in children are very common. As many as half of all children will have a heart murmur at... Read full post »

Heart Failure and Cardiomyopathy in Children

What is “heart failure”? Heart failure is a clinical diagnosis in which the heart isn’t pushing enough blood forward, due... Read full post »

One Mom’s Story: Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome

Hearing my son get diagnosed with hypoplastic left heart syndrome was the scariest thing that’s ever happened to me. I... Read full post »

Why ACHD Patients Should See a Congenital Cardiologist

Would you take your car to a body shop if it needed new brakes? Of course you wouldn’t. Instead you... Read full post »

Can You Be Cured of Congenital Heart Disease?

If you had heart disease would you see a cardiologist? Most of us would answer “yes.” However, over half of... Read full post »
adult congenital heart disease and pregnancy

3 Things Women With Congenital Heart Disease Should Know About Pregnancy

Today, we expect that most children treated for congenital heart disease will survive to adulthood and lead a full adult... Read full post »
Adult Congenital Heart Disease Myths

Myths About Adult Congenital Heart Disease

If you’re a teen or adult who had congenital heart disease (CHD), or a heart defect, as a child, you... Read full post »

CHD Parent: You are not alone

When I was a little girl, I always dreamed of having a husband, living in a house and having children.... Read full post »