Parents & Guest blog

Tetralogy of Fallot – Aiden’s Story

After eight miscarriages, Becky was blessed with her son Aiden. But three months after his birth, Aiden was diagnosed with Tetralogy of Fallot (TOF). Here, she tells their emotional story: 

Transposition of the Great Arteries – Sebastian’s story

Ruth and her husband John had been trying to conceive for three years when they fell pregnant. Their son, Sebastian, was diagnosed with Transposition of the Great Arteries, a Congenital Heart Disease, at their 20 week scan. This is their story:

Patent Ductus Arteriosus – Will’s Story

Will was born in 1986 with Patent Ductus Arteriosus, Transposition of the Great Vessels and a large hole in his heart. Here his proud mum, Karen, shares their emotional and inspiring story:

The blame game

Elijah was my first child. I never knew what to expect, I had read the books, the blogs but what happened was not in any of them. It wasn’t discussed in the Ante Natal Class, or retold by friends who had children. Why? Because it never happened to them. When I went into labour, I…