October is Ultrasound Awareness Month. Because 60-70% of HLHS cases are diagnosed in utero by ultrasound, the ultrasound sonographer often plays a crucial role in a family’s HLHS journey. I sat down with Kate Praska, RDMS, an obstetrics (OB) sonographer at Mayo Clinic who has 30 [...]
Good health behaviors are defined as “actions that individuals take to maintain or enhance their health and reduce health risks” and are especially important for individuals with congenital heart disease (CHD), including hypoplastic left heart syndrome (HLHS). But how likely are adults with CHD to actually maintain [...]
We’re in the home stretch – only five more days until Feel the Beat 2019! Be sure to RSVP if you haven’t already.
The agenda for the day is below. And for those of you who can’t make it in person, we’re excited to share that [...]
The theme of this year’s Feel the Beat is “ELEVATE” – raising awareness and celebrating how research enhances the lives of individuals with HLHS! One area we’ll be raising awareness of and showing our appreciation for is the people who make research possible. One of our guest panels this [...]
This year’s Feel the Beat is right around the corner! For the next few weeks, we’ll be giving you a sneak-peak of our guest speakers, agenda, and activities. Be sure to follow us on social media for more details!
Naomi & Kelly Babcock