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19 March, 2019

We want to introduce you to CDH International’s Canada Ambassador, Terry Buchamer.  Terry is dad to cherub Jarod. Terry has been married for 24 years to Wendy and they have two children, Mikayla (23) our their cherub, Jared (20).  This May, Terry has been with…

18 March, 2019

Here is a list of the current Facebook fundraisers benefiting CDH International and CHERUBS: Jillian’s Birthday Fundraiser Lauren’s Birthday Fundraiser Katie’s Birthday Fundraiser Megan’s Birthday Fundraiser Misa’s Birthday Fundraiser Marty’s Birthday Fundraiser Raising Money For a Cause I Care About Tracy’s Fundraiser for CDH International…

18 March, 2019

Featured cherub of the week is Lucie Henderson.  Lucie is the daughter of Laura and Ryan Henderson and big sister to Lydia. Lucie’s mom, Laura, had this to share about her daughter, “At 19 weeks gestation, my husband Ryan and I went for our 19 week anatomy…

18 March, 2019

We want to introduce you to CDH International’s Virginia Ambassador, Kim Ashby.  Kim is mom to cherub Samuel. Kim is from Powhatan, Virginia. She graduated from Randolph-Macon College with a B.A. in Biology and from Virginia Commonwealth University’s Medical College of Virginia with a B.S….

18 March, 2019

On April 19th the Sails Of Light – Canada Place Vancouver, BC will illuminate Blue, Pink and Yellow in support of Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia Awareness. Facebook Event Page:  https://www.facebook.com/events/578647032650950/

17 March, 2019

We want to introduce you to CDH International’s Connecticut Ambassador, Sherri Ashburner.  Sherri is mom to cherub Niall. Sherri Ashburner has a BA in Writing from Norwich University which was of no help when her CDH son was born in November of 1999. After two and a half years of homecare…

17 March, 2019

J Pediatr Surg. 2019 Jan 21. pii: S0022-3468(18)30883-2. doi: 10.1016/j.jpedsurg.2018.12.018. [Epub ahead of print] https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30765153 Pediatric Surgical Team: a Model for Increased Surgeon Index Case Exposure. Johnson SM1, Lee WG2, Puapong DP2, Woo RK2. Author information Abstract BACKGROUND/PURPOSE: High surgical volume for both surgeons and hospital systems has been…

17 March, 2019

Semin Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2019 Spring;31(1):78-79. doi: 10.1053/j.semtcvs.2018.10.001. Epub 2018 Oct 10. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30315859 A Concise Message on CDH: Rare-Yes; Risky-Probably. Bradley SM1. Author information Comment on The Prevalence and Impact of Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia Among Patients Undergoing Surgery for Congenital Heart Disease. [Semin Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2019] PMID: 30315859 DOI: 10.1053/j.semtcvs.2018.10.001

17 March, 2019

Innovations (Phila). 2019 Feb;14(1):69-74. doi: 10.1177/1556984518823642. Epub 2019 Feb 11. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30848706 Robotic-Assisted Thoracoscopic Repair of Right-Sided Bochdalek Hernia in Adults: A Two-Case Series. Hunter LM1, Mozer AB1, Anciano CJ1, Oliver AL1, Iannettoni MD1, Speicher JE1. Author information Abstract Bochdalek hernia is a congenital diaphragmatic hernia that presents rarely in adulthood. Because of the paucity of cases, no…