Stories of Hope From Parents of Premature BabiesBook - 2000
Twenty-two engrossing stories of babies born prematurely, written by those who felt the agony and the elation the most--their parents. In painstaking and heartfelt detail, these parents shore their ordeals: their fears, their joys, the stories of where they turned for help, their tips and most important, their triumphs. Meet babies like: Samuel Warren, who was born at 1 pound 8 ounces when his mother went into preterm laborBo Smith, the miracle baby born at only 8 inches long after his mother suffered an antibody disorderSara Stomseth, born at 1 pound 15 ounces before modern advances in meonatology and giving no chance of livingRyan White, the ultimate proof that parents should never give up hope "Living Miracles includes a complete glossary of premature-baby medical terms and is organized by the weeks of gestation of the baby at birth from 23 to 36.
Publisher: New York : St. Martin's Press, c2000
Edition: 1st ed
Branch Call Number: 618.92011 LIVING
Characteristics: xxvii, 288 p. : ill. ; 22 cm