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Before & After

We thought we’d end off the year with an encouraging look at how far some of our little heroes have come since their surgeries. Looking at the “before” pictures, you’d never have thought that they would be the happy, healthy … Continue reading

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Second parents’ guide—Cardiac catheterisation book on the way

While the corrective procedure for the majority of congenital heart disorders is surgery, there are a handful of heart conditions that do not require surgery to correct. Cardiac catheterisation, a diagnostic test used to determine the severity of a heart … Continue reading

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“Mending a Broken Heart” book launched

Finding out that your child has a heart problem and needs surgery can be too much for parents to bear.  In the heat of the moment, it can often be very difficult to comprehend everything that the doctors say about … Continue reading

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