They say mother’s intuition is never wrong, and that statement couldn’t be more true for one new mom.
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When we’re pregnant, we do our best to take care of our ever-changing bodies and the baby we are growing. We try to keep the germs at bay and stay away from anyone who may be sick. But sometimes all the prevention in the world doesn’t stop a sickness. For one Long Island woman, she thought that she had come down with something, with emergency room doctors confirming that she had bronchitis, despite the fact she was coughing up blood.
Baby Toby was just 22 hours old when he was whisked into the operation theatre for a heart surgery. Determined to give her unborn child a chance, his mother had earlier refused to terminate the pregnancy when doctors told her that he had a life-threatening heart condition.
Cui Chenxi was a child heartlessly abandoned by three different families and left on the streets before he was finally picked by a loving family in China. The new adoptive parents though soon discovered that the baby boy suffered from a congenital heart condition and instead of disowning him, they spend all their life’s savings to save the baby.
Darren and Tracey Horsley had just become parents when 10 minutes after their baby boy was born the doctors rushed him out of the delivery room. Baby Xavier Lucas had stopped breathing and it was found that he had a rare heart condition while in the womb, which no one was aware of.
While in her 32nd week of pregnancy, Jeanette Shiel sensed that something wasn’t right with her baby and she was right. Tests revealed that the baby was suffering from a critical heart condition and while his parents prayed, one day old baby Rudy’s life was saved after he became one of the youngest patients in Britain to undergo open heart surgery.
A baby has beat the odds and survived a killer bug at 21 weeks and a heart operation while inside the womb.
Named Riley, for it’s Gaelic meaning for brave, a UK newborn is living up to that name and more. At just 24 hours old, the tiny fighter survived a rare heart surgery that will hopefully buy him time until he is old enough for a transplant.
A 6-pound infant is recovering from a rare surgery in which doctors removed a racquetball-size tumor from her heart the day after she was born. Anne Therese Felts was in serious condition Wednesday, four days after undergoing the 2-hour surgery at Riley Hospital for Children, where doctors had been preparing for the operation since the […]
A family’s struggle to keep their baby girl alive had reached a critical point when the insurance company had denied her surgery at the family’s preferred hospital. But Friday, after the health insurance company reversed its decision, 7 month old Savannah had the crucial brain surgery and is said to be doing great.