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Congenital Heart Defects Special Needs Factsheet

Congenital Heart Defects Special Needs Factsheet

Additional Resources

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Congenital Heart Information Network
The Congenital Heart Information Network's goal is to provide information and resources to families of children with congenital and acquired heart disease, adults with congenital heart defects, and the professionals who work with them.

American Heart Association
This group is dedicated to providing education and information on fighting heart disease and stroke. Contact the American Heart Association at: American Heart Association 7272 Greenville Ave. Dallas, TX 75231 (800) AHA-USA1

National Institutes of Health (NIH)
NIH is an Agency under the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, and offers health information and scientific resources.

Parent Teacher Association (PTA)
The PTA encourages parental involvement in public schools.

U.S. Department of Education
This government site offers advice, links, homework help, and information for parents, teachers, and students.

KidsHealth in the Classroom
Free PreK-12 lesson plans, aligned to National Health Education Standards and based on expert-approved, age-appropriate articles.


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