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Sharing a Heartbeat - Rheumatic heart disease and pregnancy: English

This short film deals with issues around pregnancy and the importance of family for young Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander women who live with rheumatic heart disease. This film was developed, written and directed by young Indigenous women, and contains culturally appropriate health information for girls and young women and their families. 

Tess has rheumatic heart disease, and she is not sure about her future as a mother.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are advised that this resource may contain images and voices of people who have died. 

This short film deals with issues around pregnancy and the importance of family for young Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander women who live with rheumatic heart disease.
Developed by 
RHDAustralia | E&G Productions
Year of publication 
2017