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

Our Heart Warrior of the Week is Lana Lux Vela!  Lana and her fraternal twin sister, Leia, were born on October 18th, 2016.  At six week old, Lana was diagnosed with ventricular septal defect and atrial septal defect at a routine check-up appointment.  Lana has not undergone any surgeries thus...
Levi Henry Chackmak | Heart Warrior of the Week

Levi Henry Chackmak | Heart Warrior of the Week

Our latest Heart Warrior of the Week is Levi Henry Chakmak! Levi is very special to the Save the Heartbeat family and we are honored to share his story with the world: at a 13-week ultrasound, Doctors noticed a defect in Levi’s growing heart, he was officially diagnosed with Ebstein’s...
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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...