Parents hit hard by a matter of the heart

Having a healthy, thriving child is the main goal of any parent. That's why when a child is diagnosed with congenital heart defects, it's truly life changing. Christina Salazar know firsthand. She's a mother whose son was diagnosed with one heart defect before he was born, only to have his first surgery at 7 days old. He later passed away as a result of defects at age four. That's what inspired her, along with pediatric cardiologist Dr. Gary Butchko to raise awareness. They joined Sunrise to explain what they're doing.

When: Saturday, May 3, 2014Where: Christian Fellowship Church, 901 N. Loop 499, Harlingen, TX 78550What: Offering a family friendly 1 mile route and 5K fun runRegistration: Opens at 7:30 AM, the walk kicks-off at 8:30 AM