Heartkid Stories

Steele Serramondi, WA

Steele, WA

Steele was on born on December 29, 2011, weighing eight pounds and coming three days early. We chose his name so we would forever be reminded of ...

Sophie Nelson, Queensland

Sophie, Queensland

Sophie is three years old. She has Ventricular Septal Defect, Pulmonary Artresia, MAPCAS and Mild Pulmonary Stenosis. She has had three open hear...

Mason Katley, Queensland Heartkid

Mason, Queensland

This is my heartkid Mason. He was born with truncus arteriosis. Mason also had VSD, patent ductus arteriosis and a genetic disorder called ...

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Chelsea, SA

Having two girls already, we were pleasantly surprised to find out our third planned pregnancy was twins, and yes, two more girls! Our world soon...

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Aron, Victoria

My twin boys Aron and Zak were born born on the 25th of July 2007 at 32 weeks gestation. Doctors found a heart murmur with Aron, but luckily Zak ...

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Xavier, WA

The birth of a premature and critically ill child was overwhelming and traumatic. Watching our baby struggle for life brought inconceivable high...

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Andreas, NSW

Our baby boy Andreas Alexander - whose name means manly warrior - was born after a stressful pregnancy where I was put on home rest for the first...