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East Valley Jewish community rallies to help infant awaiting a heart transplant

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Posted: Wednesday, June 7, 2017 7:11 am

It’s hard for most of us to imagine having a child with a life-threatening illness, but it’s a devastating situation that Valley residents Rachel and Roy Mordechai know all too well.

Their first daughter, Noa, was diagnosed with cardiomyopathy (heart muscle disease) at 2 months and received a heart transplant in June 2015 after 120 days of waiting in the cardiovascular intensive care unit (CVICU).

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