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Congenital Heart Defect Awareness Week

CBS4 News Anchor Shannon Hori and her son Colt, 4, at the annual Congenital Heart Defect Awareness luncheon. (CBS4)

Luncheon Reunites Children Born With Congenital Heart Defects And Their Doctors

These days you see hearts all over the place, in cards and store windows promoting Valentine’s Day. But when you see those hearts, please remember that this is also Congenital Heart Defect Awareness week.

CBS4–02/12/2013

Cbs4's Shannon Hori and her family were at Jackson Memorial Hospital for Congenital Heart Defect Awareness Week. (Source: CBS4)

Congenital Heart Defect Awareness Week Puts Defect To Forefront

We all have a heart and chances are we don’t give it much thought because it does its job day in and day out, but each year 40,000 babies are born in the US with a congenital heart defect. And the defect is getting some much needed awareness this week.

CBS4–02/11/2011