The baby, weighing 500 grams conquered death

The baby, weighing 500 grams conquered death

The child, who was born fourteen weeks prematurely and weighed only about 500 grams, miraculously survived and is now on the mend.

The baby, weighing 500 grams conquered death

Ethan Beard won the battle for his life after being born at 26 weeks gestation and weighed only about 500 grams. After almost three months before the term of the mother was made an emergency Caesarean section, the newborn was in the hospital.

The baby, weighing 500 grams conquered death

The baby managed to gain weight and strength, and miraculously survived without any complications, which could cause premature labor.

The baby, weighing 500 grams conquered death

34-year-old mother of Ethan, Sarah suffered from severe toxemia, called preeclampsia. When the disease is beginning to threaten the life of the mother, the doctors decided to do a caesarean section. After the emergency Sarah births, weakened toxemia, she almost died.

The baby, weighing 500 grams conquered death

Now, after four months of fighting for his life, Ethan finally discharged from the hospital and he was sent home. The baby, who now looks much healthier and weighs about three kilograms, was transferred from the neonatal intensive care unit.