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05 April, 2018

  Join us on April 19, 2018 for the second annual live CDH Telethon on Facebook from 8:00 am to 11:00 pm EST!   Hosted by CDH International President, Dawn Ireland, via Facebook, there will be 15 solid hours of: Interviews of families of survivors…

03 April, 2018

“Thank you (CHERUBS) for your continued efforts to raise awareness for CDH. Although we are deeply humbled and thankful for Rebel’s progress, our minds boggle for those who are still fighting and our hearts ache for those who have received their wings. It is our…

03 April, 2018

CDH Awareness Month is officially here! CDH International will be raising awareness in various ways every day throughout April to raise awareness of Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia. Here are some of the ways we will be raising awareness each day: Two CDH facts per day One…

03 April, 2018

In honor of CDH Awareness Month, we are honoring all of our CDH babies (survivors and non-survivors) with virtual ribbons to represent the strength and importance of each child born with Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia. These ribbons will remain posted on our homepage for the month of April. You may add…

03 April, 2018

The governor of the state of Nebraska has recognized that April, 2018 should be a month for citizens of the state to recognize and raise awareness of Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia. Join us in raising awareness on CDH Awareness Day, April 19th, and all month long.

02 April, 2018

The governor of the state of Indiana has recognized that April, 2018 should be a month for citizens of the state to recognize and raise awareness of Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia. Join us in raising awareness on CDH Awareness Day, April 19th, and all month long.

01 April, 2018

The governor of the state of North Carolina has recognized that April, 2018 should be a month for citizens of the state to recognize and raise awareness of Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia. Join us in raising awareness on CDH Awareness Day, April 19th, and all month…

31 March, 2018

The mayor of the city of Folkston, GA has recognized that April, 2018 should be a month for citizens of the city to recognize and raise awareness of Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia. Join us in raising awareness on CDH Awareness Day, April 19th, and all month…

30 March, 2018

Neonates with congenital diaphragmatic hernia often require surgical defect closure with a patch. Alternatives to native diaphragmatic tissue are critically needed for this paediatric surgery. The clinical efficacy of mesh patches is limited by complications associated with residual foreign material and by hernia recurrence. In…