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Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome

Can We Go From Around 1 in 100 to 1 in Never?

Nancy Brown | Posted 01.26.2015 | Healthy Living
Nancy Brown

An ambulance ride to their local hospital was followed by a medical helicopter flight to Boston Children's Hospital, where Joseph received the majority of his care. Gina took the chopper; Rob made the longest one-hour drive of his life.

Scientists Find Way To Make Half A Heart Become Whole

Posted 11.08.2012 | Healthy Living

Scientists have developed a procedure to make half a heart become whole. The condition called hypoplastic left heart syndrome, or HLHS, causes chi...

Blood Clot Hoovered From Boy's Heart In World-First Operation

Posted 08.08.2012 | Parents

A 2-year-old boy has made medical history. When doctors opted to use a mini-vacuum, a device regularly used on adult cardiac patients, to suck out a l...

On Asperger Syndrome And Broken Hearts

Christian Piatt | Posted 04.08.2012 | Religion
Christian Piatt

Though the struggle of others hardly makes me feel any better, it certainly serves to put my own hardships into perspective.