Little Hats, Big Hearts
Babies born at Henry Mayo Newhall Hospital in February received red hats knitted and crocheted by volunteers from the American Heart Association (AHA), in celebration of Heart Month. Henry Mayo participated in the AHA’s Little Hats, Big Hearts program, which raises awareness of heart disease—the No. 1 cause of death in the United States.
The program also draws attention to congenital heart defects, the most common type of birth defect in the country; eight in 1,000 babies are born with a heart defect each year. IYH