Atrial Septal Defect for Teens
Atrial septal defect, or ASD, is a heart defect that some people are born with. Most ASDs are diagnosed and treated successfully with few or no complications.
When Your Child Needs a Heart Transplant for Parents
If your child needs a heart transplant, you're probably feeling lots of emotions. Fortunately, many kids who undergo heart transplants go on to live normal, healthy lives.
Cardiac Catheterization for Teens
Doctors use cardiac catheterization to gather information about the heart and blood vessels as well as treat certain heart conditions. Find out what's involved.
Tetralogy of Fallot (TOF) for Parents
Tetralogy of Fallot (TOF) is a combination of problems caused by a birth defect that changes the way blood flows through the heart.
Words to Know (Heart Glossary) for Parents
A guide to medical terms about the heart and circulatory system. In an easy A-Z format, find definitions on heart defects, heart conditions, treatments, and more.
Atrial Septal Defect (ASD) for Parents
Atrial septal defect (ASD) — also known as a "hole in the heart" — is a type of congenital heart defect. Most ASDs are diagnosed and treated successfully.
Heart & Blood Vessels - Nemours KidsHealth for Parents
Learn about conditions that may affect the heart and circulatory system.
Words to Know (Heart Glossary) for Kids
Your heart beats and sends blood all around your body. Find out more about the heart, from A to Z, in this glossary.
Heart Health Content List - Nemours KidsHealth for Parents
Are you heart smart? Learn more about this amazing muscle, including how to care for kids with heart conditions.
Cardiomyopathy Factsheet (for Schools) for Parents
What teachers should know about cardiomyopathy and what they can do to help students with the condition succeed in school.