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Fundraiser at Peterborough Petes' playoff game to support Hospital for SickKids

A chuck-a-puck contest at the next Peterborough Petes’ home game will support the Hospital for Sick Children.

Proceeds from Tuesday’s contest in the second intermission at the Peterborough Memorial Centre will go to the Toronto hospital in memory of Maverick Willett, a baby born with congenital heart disease. 379 more words


Congenital heart disease operations rose 14% after Fukushima nuclear accident

March 13, 2019

Murase K, et al. J Am Heart Assoc. 2019;doi:10.1161/JAHA.118.009486.

There was an increase in the number of operations performed on neonates and infants with complex congenital heart disease after the 2011 Japanese earthquake and tsunami that resulted in a nuclear accident at Fukushima, according to a study published in the… 244 more words


Thursday Doors - First Fatality

To qualify for the blog, I have to insert a door or two. This is the door (blocked with branches) of a local barbershop. The message on the tree reads “Welcome”, with a bench for people waiting to be clipped. 741 more words

Thursday Doors

Joint Adult-Paediatric Annual CHD Network Meeting 13/03/19

As part of our development as a CHD network, we will be holding an annual meeting inviting stakeholders both from ELCH and importantly from all other parts of our overall network.

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Congenital Heart Disease

Spotlight: The Somerville Foundation

The Somerville Foundation is a unique name. Tell us more about the background of it!

Jane Somerville: Originally the charity’s name was GUCH (grown up congenital hearts (patient association), but the trustees wanted to honour me as the founder of the charity – hence the name. 1,208 more words


The Stories We Live - 7 of 52

Well heart day turned out to be pretty awesome!

First this…

Which lead to this…

After school was this…

Finally, after jiu jitsu was this… 12 more words

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