Want to know how much we don't know about Congenital Heart Defects?
Yesterday, a 12 year old boy died at Disney -MGM in Florida. The first reaction was that his death was caused by the Rock 'n' Roller Coaster. After an autopsey, they discovered that this boy had an undetected congenital heart defect. He was TWELVE and no one even knew he had a CHD, until it was too late.
Here are the CNN stories
from Yesterday (story) and (video)
follow up from Today (story)
And from what I've been told (but haven't found the story yet) another child with undetected CHD died at Disney-MGM just last month.