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

Yvonne-Marie Valladares | Heart Warrior of the Week

Your Heart Warrior of the week is adult CHDer, Yvonne-Marie Valladares! Yvonne’s mother had gestational diabetes during her pregnancy which might’ve been the reason why doctors paid close attention to her pregnancy and she was lucky enough to get a prenatal diagnosis of truncus arteriosus.  Yvonne was born on September...

Connor Joseph Tolle | Heart Warrior of the Week

Connor Joseph Tolle | Heart Warrior of the Week

Cassy found out her baby boy would be born with two congenital heart defects at 26 weeks pregnant – truncus arteriosus type 2 and ventricular septal defect (VSD).  Connor Joseph Tolle was born on June 12th, 2017 and is now a happy 9-month old, but he had to overcome some major...