My son’s second cousin, a four-month old baby named Jace, is in surgery now for a heart transplant. He was born with Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome. Here’s the Caring Bridge site on the topic:

This is a very big deal for Jace and his family, as this could give him new life. And yet, at the same time, heart transplants have all sorts of risks involved with them, so nothing’s a sure thing here.