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The Surprisingly Common World of Congenital Heart Defects

Congenital Heart Defects Can you imagine coming into the world and not being able to live? The sad reality is that a possibility like that is very common.  Did you know 1 in 100 children are born with Congenital Heart Defects (CHD). While that doesn’t seem like a high number, it comes to a total of 40,000 children a year. So what are the causes? Actually, the causes for CHD are unknown, but there are several contributing risk factors. Take Continue Reading

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