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Parents of Seven Children Reject Abortion to Have Baby With Trisomy 18

Open-Womb Surgery Treats Unborn Baby’s Hydrocephalus

 

 

 

Parents of Seven Children Reject Abortion to Have Baby With Trisomy 18

Bernadette and Philip Smith were the proud parents of seven children – Philip Jr., Delores, Soma, Titus, Isaac, Israel, and Eden – when they were blessed to learn they would soon welcome an eighth child. But by the fourth month of the pregnancy, during a routine ultrasound, doctors learned there was a problem with the baby. The Smiths were told that their child had Trisomy 18, or Edward’s syndrome.

“They told me that she was fatal,” explains Bernadette, “and that she wasn’t going to make it.” http://www.lifenews.com/2013/08/04/parents-of-seven-children-reject-abortion-to-have-baby-with-trisomy-18/

Open-Womb Surgery Treats Unborn Baby’s Hydrocephalus

A baby diagnosed with hydrocephalus while in his mother’s womb was born free of the condition two months after doctors operated on his brain during a landmark open-womb surgical procedure.
http://www.lifenews.com/2013/07/29/open-womb-surgery-treats-unborn-babys-hydrocephalus/