Category Archives: Heart

Back On The Field: Overcoming Bicuspid Aortic Stenosis

When my daughter Sydney was born following an uneventful pregnancy, my husband Heath and I were thrilled. At Sydney’s first check up with her pediatrician, though, a heart murmur was … Full Entry »

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32 Heart Transplants For Our 30th Anniversary

Last year, Texas Children’s Heart Center performed 32 heart transplants making Texas Children’s Heart Transplant Program the most active in the nation in 2014. This is a milestone year for … Full Entry »

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2015 Monthly News Round-Up: Top Stories From March

From our famous conjoined twins making a speedy and positive recovery to our patients playing doctor at our annual Teddy Bear Clinic, we’re excited to share what’s been circulating in … Full Entry »

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Caleb’s Big Heart: How Texas Children’s Heart Center Helped Our Son

Caleb and his twin sister, Claire, were born into this world almost 3 months prematurely. I remember laying there listening to their tiny, mewling cries as they objected to their … Full Entry »

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A Closer Look At Marfan Syndrome

The news that Isaiah Austin was diagnosed with Marfan syndrome, a genetic disorder that affects the body’s connective tissue, came just four days before he was planning to have his name … Full Entry »

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