Tag: congenital heart defects


Amber- Hero of the Month

April 28th, 2015

“Amber is a true Hero” Amber has demonstrated bravery more than once. Born 3 months premature with congenital heart defects, Amber has already faced four open heart surgeries. This year, she developed a dangerous staph infection that needed intense medical treatment at Mercy Medical Center. Amber was placed on a heart and lung machine to […]

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“Paula’s Broken Heart”

February 18th, 2015

“Our perfect, tiny, beautiful daughter was born with multiple congenital heart defects” “Paula’s Broken Heart” Guest blog by Cindy Rieber, Wish Kid Paula’s Mom His words hit me so hard that I took a step back and sat down. I couldn’t think; I couldn’t breathe. The words “open heart surgery” and “death” kept ringing in […]

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