Mum records video of siblings meeting their prematurely-born twin brother and sister for the first time

By Right to Life UK A mum of twins, who were born at just 26 weeks, has captured the emotional footage of her other children meeting their tiny siblings for the first time. Kayleigh Lever, 33, couldn’t believe it when she and her partner Robbie, 35, found out they were expecting twins. Hudson and Hope …

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Doctors deliver, save baby of pregnant woman shot to death in Pennsylvania

Though tragic, the story illustrates the existence of life in the womb before birth. By Calvin Freiburger  PHILADELPHIA – A violent tragedy found a silver lining over the weekend as Philadelphia doctors were able to safely deliver the newborn baby of a woman who had been shot to death. Fox 29 reports that 19-year-old Matayah …

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Miracle Premature Baby Born Just Two Weeks Before Abortion Limit

By Right to Life UK A mum from Harrogate has given birth to her “miracle baby” Ava while on holiday in Lanzarote, just two weeks after the abortion limit in the UK. Hairdresser, Kim Ellis, gave birth to her daughter three months early, at just 26 weeks gestation. Baby Ava weighed just 1lb 15oz. Mum …

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A man from Atlanta retired to spend the rest of his life cuddling premature babies

By Right to Life UK A man in Atlanta, Georgia, spent his 15-year retirement cuddling premature babies and being a shoulder to lean on for struggling parents at his local hospital. When David Deutchman retired from his career in sales in 2005, he found an unusual way to fill his time. He spent the next …

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Parliamentarians hear from expert about why abortion time limits should be lowered

Babies regularly survive below the abortion limit By Right to Life UK A cross-party group of Parliamentarians including MPs, Peers and Westminster policymakers attended an event hosted by the All-Party Parliamentary Pro-Life Group (APPPG) on the evidence of survival rates for extremely prematurely-born babies, which was also broadcast as a webinar. Professor John Wyatt, Professor …

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World’s most premature twins born two weeks before the UK abortion limit now happy three-year-olds

By Right to Life UK The world’s most premature twins, who were born two weeks before the UK abortion limit of 24 weeks, are now happy and healthy three-year-olds. Identical twins Kambry and Keeley Ewoldt hold the Guinness World Record for being the world’s most premature twins. The tiny twins, who were born at the …

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With 1% chance of survival, doctors save preemie with incomplete esophagus with surgery involving magnets 

By Dave Andrusko On March 9, one year after she was admitted to the hospital, a preemie given a 1% chance of survival at birth has recovered and was healthy enough to be discharged from Rocky Mountain’s pediatric ICU, Yi-Jin Yu reported for Good Morning America. Baby Harper’s parents, Kayla Hatch and Victor Jacobo, of …

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Micro-preemie born at 23 weeks beats the odds

By Bridget Sielicki A little girl born at just 23 weeks has defied the odds and is now home with her family. A micro-preemie, Valentina Alvarado weighed just 1 lb 4 oz at birth. Valentina’s parents, Gaby Alvarado and Jesus Barraza, spoke at a news conference with hospital officials from Kaiser Permanente San Leandro Medical Center. The …

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Baby Born at 25 Weeks Gets Triumphant Parade After Being Released from Hospital 

By Peter Pinedo, Texas Right to Life Kendall Jurnakins received a triumphant cheer parade as he left the hospital to go home with his family. Kendall was born at 25 weeks, weighed only 15 ounces, and could fit in the palm of a hand. But after 460 days in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU), …

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Imagine how you would feel as a parent if doctors told you your very premature twins had zero chance to survive? 

“It was only because the babies were born with signs of life that they chose to intervene medically. Their little cries sounded like a tiny kitten.” On Monday the twins were allowed to home — just two weeks after their initial due date! Read the whole story.

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India: baby born at 28 weeks becomes country’s youngest COVID-19 survivor

By Right to Life UK A baby born in India at just 28 weeks gestation has become the country’s youngest COVID-19 survivor. The unnamed baby was born in Yashoda Hospital in Hyderabad, South East India in April this year. He was born almost three months before the pregnancy had reached full term. Within a few …

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