Congenital Heart Defect
1 out of 100 newborns have congenital heart defects.
It affects babies and adults.
Maternal smoking while pregnant.
Exposure to air pollutants.
A congenital heart defect is a problem with the structure of the heart.
Avoid drinking alcohol and drugs.
Take folic acid.
It can be inherited.
- excessive sweating.
- extreme tiredness and fatigue.
- poor feeding.
- rapid heartbeat.
- rapid breathing.
- shortness of breath.
- chest pain.
Regular visits with the doctor and sometimes be in medication. Parents can gain information from health websites, doctors, books, articles, and visits to seminars.