Expecting Parents


    Finding out that the baby you are expecting has a birth defect is heartbreaking. You try to find out as much information as possible and have a hard time processing what the doctors are telling you. We know it's a very hard time. You rejoice and grieve all at once. You're not alone. There are 100's of families at CHERUBS who know exactly what you are going through.

   Browse our web site and meet other families. At CHERUBS, we are one big CDH family. Though we wish you had never heard of CDH, we are glad that you found us and we are here for you and will help as much as we can during your journey.


Learn About CDH

Learn all about CDH, knowledge will increase your baby's chances of survival and a normal life. We try to use the easiest terms possible here, so you don't have to translate all the medical jargon


Downloadable Resources

Advice From Members
Books to Read
Preparing for Birth
Hospital Checklist
Taking Baby Home
If you Have to Say Good-bye

Downloadable Info
CDH Reference Guide
Welcome to Holland Poem
CDH Baby Book
CHERUBS Literature
CHERUBS Brochure (English)
CHERUBS Brochure (Spanish)
CHERUBS Brochure (Dutch)
CHERUBS Brochure (Portuguese)

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2017 - News from CHERUBS

2017 Year In Review

Thank you all for helping us to accomplish many goals this year!   Look at what we accomplished together in 2017:


National Children's Memorial Day 2017

Our main web site at http://www.cdhi.org has turned black for National Children's Memorial Day in memory of all the cherubs lost to Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia.


2017 CDH Conference

Our 2017 International CHERUBS CDH Conference was a huge success.