Caring for Heart Children

This section contains information sheets on the topics raised most often on the Infoline.  A lot of the non-medical guidance is collected together in the CHF publication,  Overcoming Obstacles.

Talking with doctors and nurses

Before birth

Medicines, devices, equipment and surgery

Scars and congenital heart disease (CHD) surgery

Transition: The move from paediatric to adult congenital heart disease (CHD) services


Dental health




Tattoos and body piercing

Finance and benefits

Family members


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