Alexis Laney and Family - Heart Patient Story

Growing Up With Congenital Heart Disease – Now What?

The Adult Congenital Heart Disease Center, a joint program of Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC and the UPMC Heart and Vascular Institute, is responding to the special challenges facing adults born with congenital heart disease. Alexis Laney was only 14 months old when she underwent open heart surgery in… Read more »

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Depression and Older Adults

While it may be common, it’s important to know that depression is not a normal part of aging. More than 6.5 million Americans over age 65 experience late-life depression that can last for months and even years. But many older adults and their caretakers don’t seek treatment because they think depression… Read more »

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