What is CHD


What is CHD

What is a CHD???
You passed me in the shopping mall (You read my faded tee). You tapped me on the shoulder, Then asked, “What’s a CHD?” I could quote terminology, There’s stats that I could give. But I would rather share with you A mother’s perspective. What is it like to have a child with a CHD? It’s Lasix, Aspirin, Captopril It’s wondering…Lord what’s your will? It’s monitors and oxygen tanks It’s a constant reminder to always give thanks. It’s feeding tubes, calories, needed weight gain It’s the drama of eating…and yes it’s insane! It’s the first time I held him, I’d waited so long, It’s knowing that I need to help him grow strong. It’s making a hospital home for awhile It’s seeing my reward in every smile. It’s checking his sats as the feeding pump’s beeping It’s knowing that there is just no time for sleeping. It’s…

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About Daddys with Angels.

We began as a group for grieving fathers and men in families, but other family members asked to join us. We now also have a group for Families with Angels dads and other male family members and siblings under 18. We have experienced and live with the harsh pain of loss and we hope we can bring other comfort with what we do, To find us please search for us on face book or www.daddyswithangels.org/. Hugs to you all and floaty kisses to all your angels. We retain the name Daddys With Angels.
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