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Spreading Awareness About Congenital Heart Defects (Heart Birth Defects)
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Our Little Hearts - Congenital Heart Defects

Our Little Hearts - Congenital Heart Defects | Congenital Heart Disease Awareness | Scoop.it

Our little warriors who survived the battle against CHD and light up the world with their bright smiles!  

 

And don't forget it - People like you made it all possible! 

 

Help make a difference - Spread Congenital Heart Disease Awareness.

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Hospitals to screen all infants for heart defects - DesMoinesRegister.com

Hospitals to screen all infants for heart defects - DesMoinesRegister.com | Congenital Heart Disease Awareness | Scoop.it
Hospitals to screen all infants for heart defects
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Newborns diagnosed with critical congenital heart defects need surgery within a week.
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Heart cells beat in bioscaffold for babies

Patches used now to repair congenital heart defects are made of synthetic fabrics or are taken from cows or from the patient's own body. About one in 125 babies born in the United States suffers such a defect; three to six of ...
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318 kids with heart disease selected for treatment - Times of India

318 kids with heart disease selected for treatment
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GUWAHATI: A total of 318 children diagnosed with congenital heart disease were selected at a screening camp held in Gauhati Medical College and Hospital (GMCH) to undergo surgery.
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Did 'Wizard of Oz' author have heart defect? Cardiologist researches ...

Baum's oldest son and biographer blames a congenital heart defect for Frank being a frail, sensitive child, less physically active than other children and prone to “heart attacks,” in which he fainted when emotionally stressed.
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Curing Children Using Their Own Cells with Revolutionary Tissue Engineering Technology

The future holds incredible promise for curing children with congenital heart and other birth defects. The first surgeons in the world to engineer tissue-eng... (RT @nationwidekids: Curing kids with #congenital heart disease using their own cells.
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Comic benefits children with heart defects - San Francisco Chronicle

Comic benefits children with heart defects - San Francisco Chronicle | Congenital Heart Disease Awareness | Scoop.it
Comic benefits children with heart defectsSan Francisco ChronicleThere are many forms of congenital heart defects. In Barbara's case, she was born with a bicuspid aortic valve, meaning it had two rather than the normal three ...
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St Peter's Hospital offering congenital heart clinic - Elmbridge Today

St Peter's Hospital offering congenital heart clinic - Elmbridge Today | Congenital Heart Disease Awareness | Scoop.it
St Peter's Hospital offering congenital heart clinicElmbridge TodayEvery three months, a team of three consultants is running a joint clinic for young adults with a congenital heart defect at St Peter's Hospital in Chertsey.
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Hidden Valley Lake girl celebrates holidays at home following surgery - Lake County News

Hidden Valley Lake girl celebrates holidays at home following surgery - Lake County News | Congenital Heart Disease Awareness | Scoop.it
Hidden Valley Lake girl celebrates holidays at home following surgeryLake County NewsSarah was born with hypoplastic left heart syndrome, which means her left ventricle is severely underdeveloped.
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Cora's Story: Today is the day

Cora's Story: Today is the day | Congenital Heart Disease Awareness | Scoop.it
Some of them will pass the screening and still have heart defects. The screening picks up a particular set of defects called critical congenital heart defects or CCHD, these are some of the most lethal.
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A Guide to Baby Scales - The Perfect Idea

A baby having a congenital heart defect may grow more slowly during infancy and childhood, although the development frequently varies according to the type and severity with the condition. An eight-ounce to one-pound ...
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Pediatrics facts other Incidence Of Congenital Heart Disease---Easy to Remember in this way

Pediatrics facts other Incidence Of Congenital Heart Disease---Easy to Remember in this way | Congenital Heart Disease Awareness | Scoop.it
Pediatrics facts other Incidence Of Congenital Heart Disease---Easy to Remember in this way (Pediatrics facts Incidence Of Congenital Heart Disease---Easy to Remember in this way - http://t.co/5FqyKW0z...)...
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Special Education Law Blog: An Important Milestone in a Student's ...

Our younger son was born with complex congenital heart disease. He had a rough infancy with multiple surgeries. His last open heart procedure was performed just before he started high school. In pre-school, he was ...
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New test efficiently detects congenital heart disease in newborns - KING5.com

New test efficiently detects congenital heart disease in newborns - KING5.com | Congenital Heart Disease Awareness | Scoop.it
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New test efficiently detects congenital heart disease in newborns
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Routine exams can often miss one of the most common causes of death in newborns: congenital heart disease. But a new test can simply and quickly find problems.
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Adult congenital heart disease subspecialty certification soon to be ...

Internists soon will be able to be certified in the subspecialty of adult congenital heart disease through a new program offered by the American Board of Internal Medicine.
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Adult congenital heart disease a new subspecialty - TheHeart.org

In response to a growing need for more doctors to be well versed in the needs of grown-up patients with congenital heart disease, the American Board of Medical Specialties is to introduce a new subspecialty for internal and ...
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New State Law Requires Screening For Heart Defects - NewsChannel5.com

New State Law Requires Screening For Heart Defects
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A new Tennessee state law goes into effect Tuesday, mandating that newborn babies be screened for congenital heart defects.
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CDC - Birth Defects, Data and Statistics - NCBDDD

CDC works to identify causes of birth defects and opportunities to prevent them.
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Not my Fight . . . Now my Fight | Save Babies Through Screening ...

"I stood with Liam and my husband Jim and daughter Moira, and several other CHD (congenital heart disease) families while the entire body of the house stood and applauded our fight as they declared February 24th ..."

 

It's EVERYONE'S fight - if you care about kids with CHD.

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Young actor doing well after heart surgery - Daily Inter Lake

Young actor doing well after heart surgery - Daily Inter Lake | Congenital Heart Disease Awareness | Scoop.it
Young actor doing well after heart surgeryDaily Inter LakeMax was born with a congenital heart defect, and the surgery at Children's Hospital Los Angeles replaced his pulmonary valve. “His valve just didn't grow so he ...
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Annual fund raising concert held for CHD kids in Chennai

Annual fund raising concert held for CHD kids in Chennai | Congenital Heart Disease Awareness | Scoop.it

CHENNAI: The annual fund-raising concert Sangarsh (meaning struggle) conducted by the Rotaract Club of College of Engineering, G.. promised to fund Dr.Mani Heart Foundation, a non-profit organisation which funds life-saving heart surgeries for children born with congenital heart defects.

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Famous People with a Congenital Heart Defect - Author Susan May

Famous People with a Congenital Heart Defect - Author Susan May | Congenital Heart Disease Awareness | Scoop.it
Famous People with a Congenital Heart Defect. I found this on Sctttershot.jenlepp.com and thought it was interesting so I thought I would pass it along. Shaun White – Olympic Snowboarder (Tetralogy of Fallot).
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Recommended Screening for Newborns

Recommended Screening for Newborns | Congenital Heart Disease Awareness | Scoop.it
Congenital heart diseases causes up to 3% of all infant deaths in the first year of life. Congenital heart defects affect about 1% of live births—one quarter of which are considered critical congenital heart defects, which require ...
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Nikole Haggren: January is birth defect awareness month

January is birth defect awareness month. This year, the focus is on CHD. TEAM SUTTON http://t.co/vhlnZiHl
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January is birth defect awareness month. This year, the focus is on CHD. TEAM SUTTON http://t.co/vhlnZiHl (January is birth defect awareness month.
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How we help CHD families | www.tinytickers.org

Standards, Training, Awareness, Research, Together: what @tinytickers works towards every day #CHD #heartbabies http://t.co/qwvKQPcE...
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Famous Entertainment: Kanu plans N5bn heart centre

Famous Entertainment: Kanu plans N5bn heart centre | Congenital Heart Disease Awareness | Scoop.it
He said further: “We are worried by the growing number of patients suffering from congenital heart diseases now waiting for attention on the Foundation's list. “It is important that all Nigerians should help by contributing to ...
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