Doctors, Families Rally for Cure for Deadly Birth Defect

Parent's Perspective News Report of Saint Louis Children's Hospital Press Conference

Saturday, January 23, 2010

Medical Research Support Results

Another step forward in an effort to further the care of congenital diaphragmatic hernia infants has been accomplished!  Please read here.

This was an effort collaborated by a team from the Saint Louis Fetal Care Institute - Cardinal Glennon, SSM Saint Mary's Health Center and Saint Louis University.

Sunday, January 17, 2010

Hope for Haiti

We are all deeply concerned with the efforts in Haiti to get help and essential needs to the people there.  As many know a magnitude 7.0 earthquake hit the city of Port-au-Prince on Tuesday, January 12th.  Many businesses and nonprofits are stepping in to raise funds for this effort.  The estimate for lives lost in this small country exceeds all other natural and man-made disasters of this century.  The Haitian people are a very resiliant group of amazing people.  We hope that they know the efforts of many out there, not just in the United States but world wide. 

Please consider sending a donation to the many charities out there that are working to help the people now and in the future. We have listed a few below:

Monday, January 11, 2010

CDH in the News - Parker Reese's Legacy

Very proud that we refer families who have children diagnosed with congenital diaphragmatic hernia to Parker Reese Foundation in North Carolina. Please read this article.

Every action of our lives touches on some chord that will vibrate in eternity. ~Edwin Hubbel Chapin