Toddler Waits for New Heart as Family Struggles - NBC New York

    Toddler Waits for New Heart as Family Struggles

    A 21-month-old boy with a rare ailment has spent 77 days at the Montefiore Hospital in the Bronx as he waits for a new heart. His mother stays with him around the clock while his father, who himself is battling cancer, is at home looking after his twin 3-year-old sisters. Pei-Sze Cheng reports. (Published Friday, Feb 15, 2013) A 21-month-old boy with a rare ailment has spent 77 days at the Montefiore Hospital in the Bronx as he waits for a new heart. His mother stays with him... See More