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Inspirational Stories

My battle with Cancer and ToF

Read about Amanda's recent fight against cancer as someone born with Tetralogy of Fallot.

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Lucy's Experience of Surgery

Read about Lucy's experience of open heart surgery

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A Poem from the Heart

One of our members, Henna, has written a poem from her heart, click here to read it.

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50th Anniversary of the first Heart Transplant

On 3rd December 2017, it was the 50th Anniversary of the world's first Heart Transplant.

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The Power of Breath

Millie discusses how the power of breath has changed living with a heart condition for the better

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Why I think happiness is a choice

Always helpful and supportive Beth Greenaway shares her personal insight and some of her story

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A Part of Me

Beth's story of how she has learnt to live life to the full!

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Irreplaceable Differences

Donna's story about how her CHD sets her apart from the rest.

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My Transition Story

Katie tells us about her experiences with transitioning from paediatric to adult care.

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My Open Heart

Read about Izabel's diagnosis and her experience with open heart surgery.

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Help & Advice

Information on managing your heart condition, including Physical, Emotional and Mental Health.

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