Category Archives: Heart

Texas Children’s Saved My Daughter’s Life, Twice

Being a first time mom is not only a lot of work, but frankly it can be a bit scary too. It’s hard to describe the feeling of those first … Full Entry »

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My Heart Rhythm, My Scar: My Kind Of Normal

As I sit and stare at my beautiful baby boy I felt it necessary to share my story with you. I spent nine months praying his heart would not share … Full Entry »

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Our Miracle Baby: Born Prematurely At 1 Pound, 13 Ounces

My miracle baby, Christian, was born at 30 weeks gestation weighing 1 pound, 13 ounces. He spent the first 251 days of life in the neonatal intensive care unit (NICU) … Full Entry »

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Owen’s Story: Growing Up With Marfan Syndrome At Texas Children’s Hospital

Since he was a young boy, my 13-year-old son, Owen, has possessed a strong affinity for the sport of basketball. He met his best friends while playing on his school’s … Full Entry »

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2014 Monthly News Round-Up: Top Stories From September

From a new device monitoring the heart of a young boy from miles away, to Houston doctors saving a 42-year-old orangutan, we’re excited to share what’s been circulating in the … Full Entry »

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