BCCA COVID-19 infection in Congenital Heart Disease study

BCCA COVID-19 infection in Congenital Heart Disease study

LHM Live! A Virtual Concert to Raise CHD Awareness

Hey! We're hosting an online gig to raise #CHDAwareness, you're invited! It's a tribute-themed concert and our line-up is STACKED with exciting and authentic tribute artists. Click the link below to see our line-up. When? Saturday 27th March @ 6:00 pm Where? Facebook.com/LittleHeartsMatter Click 'attending' here, it really helps us in the algorithm. 

Treatments for Single Ventricle: The Early Years

Treatments for Single Ventricle: The Early Years - Written for LHM by Kate Bull  Introducing myself: Suzie Hutchinson asked me to write about the early history of treatments for single ventricle over the years; she chose me to write this because I am old! I started as cardiac surgical trainee at Great Ormond St in … Continued

COVID-19: BCCA guidance for immunisation: 18 January 2021

COVID-19: BCCA guidance for immunisation: 18 January 2021 COVID-19 vaccination is currently being carried out in the UK. Prioritisation for vaccination has been outlined by the UK government (see link below). In the context of congenital heart disease: • Adults with congenital heart disease (>16 years of age) who have been classified as clinically extremely … Continued

LHM X Lajina Masala | Indian Starters Class | Full Method

LHM X Lajina Masala – Virtual Cooking Class for Little Hearts Matter members and friends. Here you will find everything you need to take part in our online event on Saturday 28th at 4:00 PM > facebook.com/littleheartsmatter Vegetable Samosas (Vegetarian – makes 25)  INGREDIENTS: Samosa Filling (Potato +Veg Mix)  250g Potatoes, boiled whole (with skins … Continued

BCCA updated guidance for patients, parents, charities and support groups

This resource was produced on 12/11/2020 by the British Congenital Cardiac Association.  Introduction:   In response to the increasing number of COVID-19 cases across the UK the Government announced new national restrictions in England to help control the spread of the virus that will apply from 5 November 2020. These are due to stay in … Continued

“Things I wish I had known a week ago” – Covid tips for parents, by an LHM parent

 “So to set the scene, hubby is a key worker and has worked all through this pandemic. I am a school worker and returned 3 weeks ago. We have had a plan in place for where he could stay and how it would work if he was the one to come into direct contact with … Continued

World Heart Day 2020

Dear friends, members, supporters and beyond. It truly is the rollercoaster year of all rollercoaster years. Imagine being the parents of a child with a complex heart condition… now imagine that again with the added stress of the Coronavirus pandemic. Fear, isolation and lack of understanding have been more prevalent in our membership than ever … Continued

BCCA Updated Guidance: Returning to Work & Education

COVID-19: BCCA updated guidance for patients, parents, charities and support groups: Returning to work and education, 2 September 2020 Introduction Exiting the period of lockdown can be a worrying time for patients of all ages who are living with congenital heart disease, particularly for those clinically extremely vulnerable patients who have been “shielding” during the … Continued

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