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Part 3 of Joshua's Journey

2 Jun 2020

Part 3: "As Joshua got stronger, during this period we started seeing a lot of ‘firsts’ and milestones. When you’re robbed of ‘normal’ and living day-to-day and even hour-to-hour, when the milestones happen it’s extra special and we made sure to cel ...

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Part 2 of Joshua's Journey

12 May 2020

Part 2: First 2 months in hospital - Joshua David was in the Royal Children’s Hospital for the first 111 days of his life.

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New Blogger David shares Joshua's Journey

29 Apr 2020

David Chalmers gives us an insight into their son's journey with HLHS, AVSD & Aortic Valve Atresia - Part 1 Diagnosis to Birth

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New Blogger Nathan - Where it all began

19 Dec 2019

Nathan tells their journey from a dad's perspective and how it has inspired them to give back to HeartKids.

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10 Ways I Got Through The Day When My Baby Was in Open Heart Surgery

19 Nov 2019

Camilla mum to heart kid Jesse shares the 10 ways she got through the day of his open heart surgery.

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New Blogger Heart Kid Mum Camilla & Jesse's story

24 Oct 2019

Over the next few months Camilla mum to heart kid Jesse will be retelling their journey and providing some insight and helpful tips that they have learnt along the way.

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What is Super Boss Day?

8 Apr 2019

What is HeartKids Super Boss Day all about? We need you to be a real superhero for Aussie heart kids!

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Reflections on Developing the CHD Action Plan

15 Feb 2019

Our Guest Blogger HeartKid Elle was very involved from a community perspective in the National Strategic Action Plan for Childhood Heart are her thoughts on the process.

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Congenital Heart Disease and Exercise

9 Nov 2018

Our Guest Blogger HeartKid Elle shares her tips and tricks for exercising - from an amateurs point of view

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Open Heart Surgery - Tips & Tricks from a Pro

12 Sep 2018

Our New Guest Blogger HeartKid Elle shares her tips and tricks for getting ready for surgery, what to expect during your hospital stay and at home.

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