An Overview on Cor Triatriatum

July 24, 2020

First reported in 1868, cor triatriatum, that is, a heart with 3 atria (triatrial heart), is a congenital anomaly in which the left atrium (cor triatriatum sinistrum) or right atrium (cor triatriatum dextrum) is divided into 2 compartments by a fold of tissue, a membrane, or a fibromuscular band....Read more

Understanding Double Chamber Right Ventricle

July 22, 2020

Double Chamber Right Ventricle (DCRV) is a rare Congenital Heart Defect. It was first described around 130 years ago. The clinicians began describing the term extensively from the 1960's....Read more

The Power of Hope & Unity during COVID-19

July 15, 2020

At the end of 2019, when fireworks and music rang in the new year of 2020, no one had foreseen what the year was going to unveil. All those resolutions, plans and dreams were shattered as the year began and coronavirus became a pandemic. ...Read more

When two worlds came crashing down

July 8, 2020

She held him in her arms and rocked him gently back and forth. The little one was covered in stitches and multiple wired sensors to track his vital signs and she had to wear a protective suit to avoid infection. ...Read more

My Iron Angel-A Father’s Letter to His Daughter with CHD

June 16, 2020

Before I begin to address this letter to my daughter, I would like to tell all the parents of children with Congenital Heart Defects (CHD), that the battle against CHD is tough, but do not lose hope....Read more

An Overview on Truncus Arteriosus

June 12, 2020

Truncus Arteriosus (TA) is an uncommon congenital cardiovascular anomaly that is characterized by a single arterial trunk arising from the normally formed ventricles by means of a single semilunar valve (ie, truncal valve)....Read more

COVID-19 के दौरान CHD के साथ बच्चों के माता-पिता के लिए 5 सुझाव

June 9, 2020

छोटे-छोटे बच्‍चे खुशियों का खजाना होते हैं, लेकिन वे बेहद नाजुक होते हैं और उन्‍हें सबसे ज़्यादा देखभाल और प्यार की आवश्यकता होती है। और यदि बच्चा कोनजेनाइटल हार्ट डिफेक्‍ट या जन्‍मजात हृदय विकार (सीएचडी) के साथ जन्म ले तो यह देखभाल और ज्‍यादा बढ़ जाती है।...Read more

5 Tips For Parents of Children Diagnosed with CHD during COVID-19

June 9, 2020

Babies are little, delicate bundles of joy who require utmost care and affection. More so, when a child is born with a Congenital Heart Defect (CHD). CHD can be a simple defect in the heart or complex in nature. ...Read more

Learn More about Double Aortic Arch

June 5, 2020

Double aortic arch is a rare congenital anomaly that accounts for about 1-2% of all kids with congenital heart disease. It is an unusual vascular anomaly that grows incorrectly and is classified as a complete vascular ring. ...Read more

A Simple Guide to Tetralogy of Fallot With an Absent Pulmonary Valve

May 18, 2020

Tetralogy of Fallot with an absent Pulmonary Valve is a rare defect, yet Genesis Foundation has been very successful at raising money with the help of our contributors who donate to Save Little Hearts....Read more