Christian was born with hypoplastic left heart syndrome, which means that the left side of his heart did not fully develop while in the womb, and so could not pump his blood. At just three days old he had his first open heart surgery, but that was just the beginning of his treatment.

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Meet Dr. Anthony Rossi, Director of Cardiovascular Medicine at The Heart Program and PSA Chief, Section of Cardiovascular Medicine
A few of our #Heart program docs posing at the annual #nicklauschildrensheartreunion #HeartMonth
Did you know the Cardiac Intensive Care Unit #CICU at Nicklaus Children's Hospital is the recipient of a gold-level Beacon Award for Excellence in patient care from the American Association of Critical-Care Nurses (AACN)? Gold is the highest level of Beacon Award recognition.

All Three Nicklaus Children's Intensive Care Units Recognized with Gold Beacon Awards | Nicklaus Children's Hospital

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The Heart Program at Nicklaus Children's Hospital Welcomes Dr. Madalsa Patel, Pediatric Cardiac Intensivist

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The Heart Program at Nicklaus Children's Hospital Welcomes Dr. Madalsa Patel, Pediatric Cardiac Intensivist

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The third annual Women's Wellness Experience, The Big Brain Theory, takes place February 22 at the Acqualina Resort. For more information and to RSVP follow the link:

The Big Brain Theory | The Victor Center: Genetic Testing | Nicklaus Children's Hospital

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February is Aggressive Driving Awareness month. Help South Florida keep our roads safer [ Bit.ly Link ] #DriveSafe

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Meet Dr. Yadira Martinez-Fernandez, Director of Outpatient Cardiology with The Heart Program
Here is an important recall alert for parents of young children.
Feb 16th is national Almond Day: Did you know a one-ounce, 160-calorie handful of almonds is an excellent source of vitamin E and magnesium. That quantity also provides 12 per cent of your daily protein allowance. Plus, almonds offer potassium, calcium and iron.
The Nicklaus Children's Dental Mobile Unit provides free dental screenings for children who do not have dental insurance. Click on the link to learn more about tomorrow's location

Nicklaus Children's Dental Mobile Unit | Nicklaus Children's Hospital

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Miren este reporte de Univision 23 Miami sobre Zeus, un mascota de terapia voluntario en Nicklaus Children's, que ayuda a los ninos hospitalizados en su recuperacion.

Watch how Zeus, a pet therapy volunteer at Nicklaus Children's, helps patients in their recovery on this segment featured on Univision 23.

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Nicklaus Children's Dental Services program recommends parents begin to wean babies from bottles around the end of the first year and start getting them comfortable drinking from cups. The longer parents wait, the more attached children become and more difficult it can be to transition to a cup. Extended bottle use can lead to #cavities.
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Meet Dr. Leo Lopez, Director of Cardiac Non invasive Imaging with The Heart Program.
Valentine’s Day can be super sweet and while traditionally candy is a valentine treat; we have better ideas for you on Pinterest. Our recipes will make your kids heart melt and their lips sing at their deliciousness! [ Pinterest.com Link ]

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Did you know The #AdultCongenital Program at Nicklaus Children's Hospital serves the ever-growing population of adults with congenital heart disease? For more information or to schedule an appointment, call 305-662-8301

Adult Congenital Heart Disease | Nicklaus Children's Hospital

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Baby Lukas was just two weeks old when his parents rushed him to Nicklaus Children's Hospital. He was rushed into open #heart surgery. Less than one month after his heart stopped beating, he was strong enough to go home. This #ValentinesDay open your heart by making a gift to support our most critical patients at mchf.org/valentines