One Fall Could Kill Toddler with Heart Defect

For 20-month-old Adrian Raheal, a rare birth defect could turn an otherwise minor stumble into a fatal accident. Because Adrian was born with ectopia cordis, a condition that causes his heart to protrude from his chest, any sudden impact to the heart could kill him, said his father, who told that he lives in constant fear his son will be injured. "Look at it this way, every time I blink my eyes I have to worry if my son will fall within that blink," said Steve Raheal, Adrian's...Full Story
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