Caring for Heart Children

This section contains factsheets on the topics raised most often on the Infoline.  A lot of the non-medical guidance is collected together in the CHF publication,  Overcoming Obstacles.

Talking with doctors and nurses

Before birth

Medicines, devices, equipment and surgery

Scars and congenital heart disease (CHD) surgery

Transition: The move from paediatric to adult congenital heart disease (CHD) services

Feeding

Dental health

Education 

Exercise

Leisure

Tattoos and body piercing

Finance and benefits

Family members

Bereavement

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