Posts tagged Repair surgery
" Colt was born fighting. He let out a little cry and fought the intubation. I was able to get a very quick look at him before he was taken to the CVICU." - Colt's CDH Story

After coming home, Colt has thrived. He was cleared by cardio. He's gained weight like a normal baby would. He's on normal well baby visits without weight checks in between. At 5 months old, he's already sitting up on his own.

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"Google was definitely not my friend that day, and I was convinced at that point that my baby would not make it." - Lucas' CDH Story

I just did not know what to do. Even though my doctors seemed confident that Lucas would survive, I knew I would never forgive myself if I didn't get him the best care possible and something happened.

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"I could feel the experience and confidence of the people around me. I knew Drew was going to be ok." - Drew's CDH Story

So, there we were, over the moon watching every beautiful movement our little baby made on the screen. He said “Its’ a boy!’ as he continued to scan. I kept wondering what the black hole that he kept labeling “ST” was. It was near his heart, and I didn’t remember the heart being so narrow on baby scans. I

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