CCHS Breathing Pacemaker


While most parents try to get their children to sleep, for Monique, putting her two children to bed is another story. \r\nMonique, her 9-year-old daughter, Amalia, and 5-year-old son, Diego, all suffer from a rare genetic disease called congenital hypoventilation syndrome (CCHS) or central sleep apnea. Diego undergoes surgery to implant a breathing pacemaker.