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December 10, 2018

Tiny one pound, one ounce baby overcomes grim prognosis, will be home with her family to celebrate her first Christmas


Tiny one pound, one ounce baby overcomes grim prognosis, will be home with her family to celebrate her first Christmas
Born in June, four months early, Sussie has left the Neo Natal unit at Arrowe Par hospital in Northwest England and will celebrate her first Christmas at home with mother Jodie Marrin and her dad Lee Patrick.

When Sussie was born at 22 weeks she was so tiny doctors said she was the size of a chocolate bar. One pound, one ounce to be exact.

As is always the case with extreme preemies, the circumstances were harrowing and doctors immediately told the parents Sussie’s survival chances were “non-existent.” Medics added, if somehow she did survive, Sussie’s life would be bleak.