Congenital Heart Disease (CHD) Infographic | The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

 

16 Things You Need to Know About Congenital Heart Disease

Many people think of heart problems as something that happens to adults. But the fact is, 1 out of every 120 babies in the United States is born with heart disease. That makes congenital heart disease the most common type of birth defect.

Check out our infographic to get the facts about pediatric heart disease — and then share it with your friends and family. Raising awareness helps to advance research, improve care and develop new lifesaving treatments for kids with heart disease.

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CHD Awareness Infographic

 

Sources

www.heart.chop.edu
http://www.cdc.gov/ncbddd/heartdefects/facts.html
http://www.cdc.gov/ncbddd/heartdefects/data.html
http://www.nhlbi.nih.gov/health/health-topics/topics/chd/
http://www.childrensheartfoundation.org/about-chf/fact-sheets

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