Every year, 100,000 babies don't make it to their first birthday because of CHD.
Olivia Juliette | Heart Warrior of the Week

Olivia Juliette | Heart Warrior of the Week

Correction of mal-rotation at a week old and gtube placement on July 12, 2017. Thankfully she has not needed any heart surgeries yet, but she has had 2 surgeries.  Olivia was born with mal-rotation (her intestines didn't develop properly) and at one-week-old, she had surgery to correct it.  While in...
Billy-Blue Wilson | Heart Warrior of the Week

Billy-Blue Wilson | Heart Warrior of the Week

Our Heart Warrior of the Week is beautiful Heart Angel, Billy-Blue Wilson. Billy was born April 5th of last year and was a fighter from the start. After experiencing some breathing difficulties, Billy was eventually diagnosed with multiple congenital heart defects and would soon undergo open-heart surgeries and catheterizations to...

Ryder James Montano | Heart Warrior of the Week

Ryder James Montano | Heart Warrior of the Week

Save the Heartbeat Fam, meet Ryder James Montano, our Heart Warrior of the Week! Ryder was born on September 29th, 2011, his pediatrician detected a heart murmur shortly after his birth. He was officially diagnosed with pulmonary stenosis at 6 months and was later diagnosed with supravalvular aortic stenosis at...
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Marina Puhalj | Heart Warrior of the Week

Our Heart Warrior of the Week is an adult CHD survivor by the name of Marina Puhalj!  Marina is 17 years old and is living with unicuspid aortic stenosis and an aortic aneurysm which she was diagnosed with sometime after her birth.  Marina has undergone two balloon valvuloplasties to widen...
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Henry Robert Rochon | Heart Warrior of the Week

Today we are highlighting a very special Heart Warrior for Heart Warrior of the Week: four-month old Henry Robert Rochon, born on October 27th, 2016.  His Mom’s pregnancy was completely healthy up until the 35-week mark where doctors discovered a suspicious looking shadow at a routine ultrasound.  Henry’s parents, Jenn...