According to a new study published in Circulation Research, children whose genetic makeup predicts high blood pressure in adulthood are more likely to survive surgery to repair a congenital heart defect. The findings could help inform treatment strategies and improve outcomes for children undergoing congenital heart defect repair procedures, saidRead More →

Sierra Danver organized a fundraiser to address and raise awareness about congenital heart defects. GoFundMe donations topped $12,600. Fundraising will remain open until March 7. Mikaila Heiss CLEARFIELD – A fundraiser to conquer and raise awareness about congenital heart defects (CHD) has sparked an overwhelming community response. Grice Gun ShopRead More →

LAHORE: The whole world, including Pakistan, observed World Cancer Day on Friday to raise awareness about the disease which has caused almost 10 million deaths or almost one in six deaths in 2020, but cardiovascular disease is on the rise. found to be the leading cause of all global disappearances,Read More →

This article was originally published here Int J Nurs Sci. 2021 Dec 20;9(1):86-91. doi: 10.1016/j.ijnss.2021.12.003. eCollection 2022 Jan. ABSTRACT OBJECTIVES: This study aimed to assess the level of resilience and associated factors in patients with coronary artery disease. Methods: Cross-sectional analysis was used to determine factors associated with resilience level.Read More →

MANILA, Philippines – Despite two outbreaks of the COVID-19 pandemic hitting the Philippines, coronary heart disease remains the leading cause of death among Filipinos from January 2021 to September 2021, according to the Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA). However, the same PSA data dated Saturday, December 18 also showed that deathsRead More →

Watch out for congenital heart disease in babies! Although congenital heart disease is considered the most common cause of birth defects in newborns, many parents can be concerned about their baby’s heart health. Many congenital heart disease can be diagnosed early with the fetal echocardiography method, which examines the baby’sRead More →

Posted on Dec 14 2021 | Author Dr Tasaduk Hussain Itoo Heart disease includes a range of conditions that affect the heart such as – coronary artery disease (disease of the blood vessels of the heart), cardiac arrhythmias (problems with the rhythm of the heart), congenital heart disease (innate heartRead More →

November 15, 2021 The chance to be closer to home brought Dr. Phillip Burch to Children’s of Mississippi. Now as the head of pediatric cardiothoracic surgery, he wants children and families across the state to have the same opportunity of care. Burch, from Alabama, joined the Heart Center leadership teamRead More →

image: M-DATA workflow seen Following Credit: Yuhan Xie, CC-BY 4.0 (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/) Researchers have identified nearly two dozen genes that contribute to heart defects by studying genetic data from people born with congenital heart disease or autism. Hongyu Zhao of Yale University and his colleagues have developed a new algorithm toRead More →

M-DATA workflow. Credit: Yuhan Xie, CC-BY 4.0 (creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/) Researchers have identified nearly two dozen genes that contribute to heart defects by studying genetic data from people born with congenital heart disease or autism. Hongyu Zhao of Yale University and colleagues have developed a new algorithm to analyze genetic data forRead More →

Ms. Samina developed diabetes early in her pregnancy. She took several medications for this, but her blood sugar was not sufficiently controlled. She delivered a newborn baby on time. The baby was otherwise healthy but soon developed difficulty breathing with a bluish discoloration of his lips and tongue. The doctorRead More →

RICE LAKE, Wisconsin., 21 October 2021 / PRNewswire / – Henry Repeating Arms, One of the Nation’s Leading Firearms Manufacturers, Donates Series of 65 Custom Rifles to Raise Money for Family of 11-Year-Old Sami Bernadzikowski of Elkridge, Maryland, which fights multiple congenital heart defects (CHD). All profits from the fundraisingRead More →

image: Overview of the main results of the study. The results illustrate a significantly increased risk of maternal and neonatal complications as well as a significantly increased risk of recurrence of congenital heart disease in children of mothers with congenital heart disease. seen Following Credit: European Heart Journal According toRead More →

This article was originally published here Cardiol Young. Sep 27, 2021: 1-6. doi: 10.1017 / S1047951121003887. Online ahead of print. ABSTRACT INTRODUCTION: Congenital heart disease (CHD) is the most common birth defect. Patients with coronary artery disease have a higher morbidity and mortality rate and are at greater risk ofRead More →

A type of heart disorder that affects the heart or blood vessels. Sometimes the term “heart disease” is also used as a similar name for coronary artery disease. The most common heart disease is coronary artery disease in which the coronary arteries narrow or become blocked, it can lead toRead More →

Heart defects occur in about one percent of babies and are called congenital heart defects (CHD). About half are benign, without major disruption of normal heart function. Along with the rest, the defect is severe enough to require treatment. About a quarter of these babies have critical coronary heart disease.Read More →

Eating more nutritious, plant-based foods is good for the heart at any age, according to new studies. In two separate studies analyzing different measures of consumption of healthy plant foods, researchers found that young adults and postmenopausal women had fewer heart attacks and were less likely to develop cardiovascular diseaseRead More →

In animal models, mothers deficient in iron had a significantly increased risk of having offspring with congenital heart disease (CHD). A team of researchers from the University of Oxford, funded by the British Heart Foundation, has identified a brand new risk factor for congenital heart disease (CHD). Using an animalRead More →

When echocardiography results are unclear, fetal cardiovascular MRI (CMR) can provide valuable information about congenital heart defects, leading to changes in treatment or management decisions in more than 80% of cases, reports a new study. Not only could this imaging information be used to augment treatment for infants, a teamRead More →

February 16, 2021 – In recognition of Global Congenital Heart Disease Awareness Week (CHD), HD Medical Inc. announced that it has screened more than 50,000 children for congenital heart disease using HD Steth, a stethoscope compatible with ECG and artificial intelligence (AI). These screenings have been carried out in severalRead More →

Mothers living near more intense oil and gas developmental activities are 40-70% more likely to have children with congenital heart defects, according to a new study by researchers at the Colorado School (CHD ) than those living in areas of less intense activity. of Public Health. “We observed that moreRead More →

A new market study, titled “Global Valvular Heart Diseases Treatment Market Research and Forecast, 2018-2023” was featured on WiseGuyReports. Valvular heart disease characterized by a defect or damage in one of the four heart valves, namely mitral, aortic, tricuspid or pulmonary. Adult heart surgery such as the treatment of valvularRead More →

The most common birth defects are congenital heart defects (CHD). These abnormalities occur when there is an inability of the heart or its major blood vessels to form properly during embryonic and/or fetal growth and development. They can range from simple holes in the cardiac septum, or narrow valves, toRead More →

Rising temperatures resulting from global climate change could increase the number of infants born with congenital heart defects (CHDs) in the United States over the next two decades and could result in up to 7,000 additional cases over an 11-year period in eight representative states (Arkansas, Texas, California, Iowa, NorthRead More →