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Mum hails son a 'miracle' after he was diagnosed with a deadly heart problem in the womb


A mum-of-two has hailed her football mad son “a miracle” as the athletic youngster was diagnosed with a potentially deadly heart condition in the womb – enduring two open heart operations within months of being born. Special educational needs coordinator Yasmin Caird, 41, was just 20 weeks pregnant in 2015 with her second son Rory, six, when doctors flagged something unusual at her regular scan. Yasmin, who lives with her IT director husband, Ben, 44, and their boys Noah, eight, and Rory in Wokingham, Berkshire, said: “As a mother, it was devastating to hear that your baby will need major surgery once they are born.

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