cardiomyopathy

4.17.18

The Guilt and Grief That Comes With Waiting for a Heart For Your Child

“For the longest time I did have it stuck in my head, that I was praying for a heart to come for my child; does that mean I'm praying for somebody's child to die?"

7.5.17

What it's Like to Be 18 and on Your Third Heart

A few months before her 13th birthday, a doctor told Carlee Baladez that she would need a second transplant.

3.21.17

I Got a Heart Transplant When I Was 13

Almost a decade later, I know it's a treatment and not a cure.