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16 May, 2018

Patients with congenital diaphragmatic hernia (CDH) often suffer from severe pulmonary hypertension and the choice of current vasodilator therapy is mostly based on trial and error. Since pulmonary vascular abnormalities are already present early during development, we performed a study to modulate these pulmonary vascular…

15 May, 2018

“I’m grateful to cherubs for the love and support and lovely friends I’ve met through Jak’s CDH journey and continue to receive since he earned his wings.” – Melanie, Paul, and Ben Parsons

15 May, 2018

Thanks to all of our generous donors, we were able to raise $62,318.98 for Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia research, support, and family assistance. This amount of funding will be able to make a great difference in the fight against CDH, and we are incredibly grateful to…

15 May, 2018

Our wonderful Canada International Representive, Amanda Plakholm, organized a CHERUBS Get Together for families at the Toronto Blue Jays game last month that was a huge success! This was the 4th annual Cherubs Blue Jays Game gathering, where CDH families and friends are able to…

15 May, 2018

The CDHi team, along with some of our beloved CHERUBS members, took on Washington DC at the end of April to lobby in Congress for an inquiry to the NIH in reference to the funding given for Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia. We met with state and…

15 May, 2018

CDHi had the pleasure of attending the National Nurse Networking Event (NNE) in Washington DC last month, where we were able to spread awareness of CDH and make new connections throughout the medical community. The NNE boasted a conference hall filled with medical company representatives,…

15 May, 2018

The 6th annual Lizzy’s Walk will be taking place on June 16th in Eden Grove, Ontario. The event is a 10 KM walk from Eden Grove to Chepstow ballpark. Snacks and drinks will be provided along route and there will be lunch at the park….