Heart Murmur

What is a heart murmur? Learn more about what you need to know regarding causes as well as treatment options for a baby with a heart murmur.

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Little Girl's Excitement to Ride Giant Water Slide for First Time Tragically Leads to Her Death

London Eisenbeis had waited two years to ride the giant slide, but her family never thought the thrilling experience would end up killing their 10-year-old.

Toddler Thriving After Getting World's Tiniest Heart Valve as Infant: We Knew 'She Could Die'

Lee’or and Wendy Rutenberg, of Seattle, Washington, didn’t know what the future would hold when their daughter Sadie was born with a life-threatening heart defect. Now, three years later, the little girl has defied the odds thanks to a newly-approved half-inch heart valve.

Jimmy Kimmel Opens Up About His Baby Boy's Heart Condition

The talk show host tearfully revealed on "Jimmy Kimmel Live" that his newborn son Billy had open heart surgery last week to correct a birth defect.

5 Common Congenital Heart Defects

Congenital heart defects, or abnormalities in the structure of the heart and blood vessels, are the most common type of birth defect, affecting approximately one out of every 100 babies born in the United States.