Matthew Langshur was born in 1998 without a left heart ventricle. His father, Canadian entrepreneur Eric Langshur, created a Web site so family members and friends could get updates on Matthew's condition. Realizing that other hospital patients would benefit from having similar sites of their own, Eric and his wife, Sharon, created CarePages.com (formerly TLContact Inc) in 2000. CarePages lets you create a free Web site to share information and build an online support network during a pregnancy, illness, or other health challenge. Family and friends who visit the site can post messages of support and encouragement.
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