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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

A Glossary on Coarctation of the Aorta

May 17, 2020

At Genesis Foundation, we care for critically ill children who are diagnosed with Congenital Heart Defects (CHD)....Read more

Covid-19’s Impact on CHD – In conversation with Dr. Vijay Kumar

May 13, 2020

Dr. Vijay Kumar is a pediatric cardiothoracic surgeon at the G. Kuppuswamy Naidu Memorial Hospital (GKNM) in Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu. One of the chief medical associates with Genesis Foundation, he works meticulously in providing care for critically ill-children battling congenital heart defects (CHD). ...Read more

Genesis Foundation’s Response during COVID-19

May 12, 2020

The rapid spread of COVID-19 has affected all sections of the society and all the countries around the world. India is also not immune from the same. The whole country has been in a state of lockdown since 25th March, 2020 and is still continuing with the same....Read more

Frequently Asked Questions on COVID-19 and It’s Impact on CHD

May 11, 2020

For parents and caretakers of kids with Congenital Heart Defects (CHD), the COVID-19 pandemic has added a lot of stress. We at Genesis Foundation have drawn up a list of the most common questions worrying everyone. ...Read more

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