Thursday, December 15, 2011

This Baby is 22 Weeks Premature

Click here to see the pictures, including one taken shortly after baby Melinda was born...or, as doctors would have put it even ten years ago, spontaneously aborted. If you scroll down, there's a photo of this child as a tiny blob of glup.

http://www.theblaze.com/stories/second-smallest-preemie-in-the-u-s-could-be-going-home-by-new-years/

The odds are still against a fetus born more than 12 weeks before term surviving long enough to become a school-aged child, but where there's life, there's hope.