Patient Education and Support

Educational Resources and Support for Patients and Families

Caring for a child with heart disease can be very stressful for families. At the Nemours Cardiac Center, we work tirelessly to make this experience as easy as possible by offering resources and support to help you navigate this journey, better understand your child’s heart condition, and maybe even help you find some peace of mind.

How Does the Heart Normally Work?

When your child has a congenital heart defect, there’s usually something wrong with the structure of the heart. In order to understand your child’s condition, it can help to know how the heart should work normally.

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Care Where Kids Need It

Nemours Cardiac Center expands care across Florida based on patient need.

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Nemours’ KidsHealth.org Resources

Check out these articles, animations and videos from the experts at Nemours’ KidsHealth.org — the No. 1 most-visited health site for children in the world:

Coping: Children and Parents Speak

Nemours’ experts at KidsHealth.org (the No. 1 most-visited children’s health website in the world) teamed up with the GetWellNetwork to create these videos about patients and families dealing with a heart condition.

From the Heart