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New Wal-Mart Manager

Nick is in the Wal-Mart Managers program. We are proud to have him employed. Mr. Wal-Mart will soon be a co-manager at a local store.

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Share your story with CDC

  CDC is hoping to increase visibility and awareness of birth defects by sharing personal stories of individuals and families affected by them. Through these stories, CDC is trying to present a face behind the numbers, demonstrate how these conditions … Continue reading

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Lifelong care for Adolescents and Adults with a CHD

As people born with congenital heart defects (CHD) age, there are a variety of occurring issues that are not often well understood. These include your emotional and social needs; the benefits of exercise; living long enough to develop new health … Continue reading

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New Research: Use of Special Education Services among Children with Congenital Heart Defects

  New CDC study findings in the August 17 issue of Pediatrics show that children with congenital heart defects (CHDs) received special education services more often than children without birth defects. These findings highlight the need for special education services … Continue reading

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Elevated Blood Pressure in Young Adults Associated with Middle-Age Heart Issues

Young adults who had blood pressure that was elevated but still within normal range for long periods of time were more likely to show signs of cardiac dysfunction in middle age, according to a study published June 22 in the … Continue reading

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Newest Book on the shelf at Barnes and Noble

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My Mother’s Day Gift

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Symposium – Congenital Heart Disease

June 26-27, 2015 (Orlando, FL) In this one-of-a kind national congenital heart disease (CHD) Symposium, parents, caregivers and family members will learn the latest information on caring for their CHD child and new medical treatments to help them as they … Continue reading

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Must See Video

This is a must see CNN video about babies and their heart surgery. Shocking! http://www.cnn.com/2015/06/01/health/st-marys-medical-center/index.html

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One of the longest living Heart Transpants Dies

Check this out. He live 30 years with two different hearts. Nick is at 24 with the same heart. http://www.lohud.com/story/news/local/rockland/2015/04/23/jason-blatter-pediatric-heart-transplant/26262899/

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