Posts tagged Congenital heart defect
Dear Heart Mom: I Know this is a Roller Coaster

CHD Awareness. Tetralogy of Fallot. Mom of CHD Blog. Looking at our family from the outside you probably wouldn’t see that we are daily picturing our child on a medical table through a massive operation. From the outside you wouldn’t see the fear of a faulty move of the doctor’s hand or a sterilization procedure not being followed and welcoming infection. Yet these are the things I see every day.

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How is Your Heart?

“How’s your heart" requires you to dig a little deeper and explore the condition of your heart toward yourself, towards others, and the world around you at the time. As I am anxiously awaiting to meet my daughter, my biggest question is--how is her heart?

For those of you who don’t know, at 18 weeks we learned that our little girl will have a heart defect requiring intervention and surgery.

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