The Adult Congenital Heart Disease (ACHD) Center is a joint program of the Heart Institute at Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC and UPMC’s Heart and Vascular Institute. It provides dedicated long-term care for patients with congenital heart disease, from adolescents to adults of all ages.
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 »
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 »