Articles for Tag: "heart defect"

Jimmy Kimmel reveals newborn son’s health condition  Featured
Jimmy Kimmel reveals newborn son’s health condition
The late night host describes his family’s harrowing experience and the health issue that impacts nearly one percent of infants.
What’s the difference between a heart attack, cardiac arrest and heart failure?  Featured
What’s the difference between a heart attack, cardiac arrest and heart failure?
There are numerous ways your heart can give out. A specialist explains.
How to find the safest pediatric heart surgery program 
How to find the safest pediatric heart surgery program
Parents now have access to more data with the outcomes of pediatric heart procedures than ever before. Learn more.
When your baby’s heart is sick 
When your baby’s heart is sick
A mother shares her son’s journey after he was born with a congenital heart defect.
Mended Little Hearts provides support for parents  Featured
Mended Little Hearts provides support for parents
The mother of a child with a heart defect helps hundreds of other moms in the same situation.
Baby’s rare heart defect surgery inspires Grey’s Anatomy  Featured
Baby’s rare heart defect surgery inspires Grey’s Anatomy
Ian McDonagh was one of the first infants in North America to survive surgery for two extremely rare heart defects. A decade later, Grey’s Anatomy recaps his miraculous story.