Category Archives: Heart

2015 Monthly News Round-Up: Top Stories From June

In June, Texas Children’s celebrated the Mata twins being reunited at home and patients at Texas Children’s Cancer and Hematology Centers got to experience a day of summer camp fun … Full Entry »

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Patients Deserve Transparency

While mortality and complication rates for pediatric surgical procedures are not comfortable topics to discuss, we must not shy away. These statistics are more than just numbers – they are … Full Entry »

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A Very Special Field Trip

When I was 13-years-old, I was diagnosed with dilated cardiomyopathy, which is the most common disease of the heart muscle and causes it to enlarge and not pump blood as … Full Entry »

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2015 Monthly News Round-Up: Top Stories From May

From inspiring patient stories to learning about what to eat, we’re excited to share what’s been circulating in the news for the month of May! Catch up on the latest … Full Entry »

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Miracle On The Mound

Sunday, March 29 started just like any other baseball day – it was early and my 13-year-old son Walker couldn’t find his jersey, socks or belt. We had to be … Full Entry »

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