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My Son’s Journey At Texas Children’s Hospital: How He Survived Open Heart Surgery

When we found out I was pregnant with our fourth child, a third boy, my husband, Justin, and I were ecstatic. We felt that he would be the perfect caboose … Full Entry »

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Suzanne’s Story: A 10-Year Friendship Started At Texas Children’s Hospital

Throughout the weeks and months leading up to Reagan’s birth, we were expecting the same easy delivery as we had with her brother three years prior.  However, I could tell … Full Entry »

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Jen’s Story: A 10-Year Friendship Started At Texas Children’s Hospital

There are many stories of children with various heart defects on the web.  If you came to my house, I could tell you a very long and detailed story about … Full Entry »

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Sitting On The ‘Other Side’ — When A Nurse Becomes A Concerned Family Member

In early 2010, I received a phone call from my pregnant sister asking me “what’s ECMO?” My heart dropped and I knew that something was wrong. I listened to her … Full Entry »

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