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  1. The Gifts that Life Brings

    Hello PCHA! I hope everyone is enjoying the holiday season. In the spirit of giving, here are a few short anecdotes on the most memorable gifts that life has brought us. Happy Holidays!!!  The best Christmas present I received in recent years was family abandoning our usual Christmas traditions and coming to visit me after…

  2. Artyom Pyatin

    Artyom was born in April 2009 with Congenital Heart Disease. Anatomically speaking, he had a moderate Atrial Septal Defect (ASD) but remained largely asymptomatic. At the time his biggest hurdle was undiagnosed complex airway disease. Congenital Cardiologists agreed the airway issues should be addressed before attempting any repair of his ASD. For several years, Artyom’s…

  3. November Recap – Grateful Hearts

    Throughout the month of November, we took a look at everything we have to be grateful for, through the hard times and the good. And we discovered that we have so much to be grateful for in this crazy thing called life!  I just want to make a quick note to the PCHA community, next…

  4. Barrett Lloyd

    Barrett Lloyd

    Barrett Lloyd Chenevert was born just hours after his due date in July in 2014 and his parents had no idea that anything was out of the ordinary. Their pregnancy was fairly typical with two normal ultrasounds and no other significant issues. After a long and exhaustive labor that started with a two-hour car ride…