The strongest and most exciting testimonials about premature babies. We will discover the struggle of Antonio Pio, born at 25 weeks, of Michela, born at only 23, of the combative Syria, born at 29 and of all the other small and strong warriors.
They are little warriors, ready to face life when they should still be calm and warm in their mother’s belly. Babies born before the 37th week of gestation are premature. Antonio Pio, Daisy Mae, Francesco, Aurora, Caterina, Matteo, Syria and many others, are all premature babies who have made it.
Here are their very strong stories, told by their mothers and fathers, grouped by week of birth.
Stories of babies born at 23 weeks of pregnancy
1 – The story of little Lily, born at 23 weeks
Like Lily, more and more premature babies born in the 23rd week of pregnancy survive. And they question the current abortion law in England. In the UK it is possible to have an abortion up to the 24th week.
2 – Michela, the baby born at 23 weeks
Little Michela was born on December 31st, just 23 weeks of gestation. It weighed just 460 grams. The little girl is now well and on 11 April she finally came out of the hospital. “Her will to live made the difference” assure the doctors who followed her.
Stories of babies born at 24 weeks of pregnancy
3 – Antonio Pio, born premature at 24 weeks
The story of Antonio Pio, a great warrior, a small, premature baby born at just 24 weeks. Mom Johana and her sweet tale.
Stories of babies born at 25 weeks
4 – Daisy Mae, born at 25 weeks
Little Daisy Mae arrived too early: at 25 weeks. Her dad, Wayne, documented the little girl’s growth and achievements with photos and stories by creating a Facebook page, Little Daisy Mae. He also wrote a book: “Little Daisy Mae, the girl who can’t wait”.
Stories of newborns born at 26 weeks
5 – Denuel, born at 26 weeks but with a lion’s strength
Denuel was born at just 26 weeks of pregnancy. A strong premature who has overcome all difficulties. The most beautiful day? When he was finally breathing on his own and they took off his mask.
6 – Story of Francesco, born at 26 weeks. It weighed only 600 grams
When Francesco was born he weighed 570 grams which became 505 after the decline. It was December 22nd and her mom was in the 26th week of pregnancy. Today he is 9 years old and a very healthy child.
7 – Aurora, born at 26 weeks
Little Aurora was born at 26 weeks. His mom had contracted listeria and had to have an emergency caesarean section. Premature babies? They are very strong children with a great desire to live. Aurora is proof of this.
8 – I gave birth at 26 weeks and … we did it!
At 5.00 in the morning of August 14 the team arrived, broke the sack … and at 5.16 Kevin was born. Just 26 weeks. With faint tears … Kevin weighed 806 grams by 28 cm, and from there began his long journey to be able to live. This is his story.
9 – Story of a baby born at 26 weeks
The story of Sara, mother of a premature baby born on April 4, 2010 of 26 weeks and 2 days. She was 21 at the time and was her first child.
10 – My experience as a premature baby in the 60s
The story of a mother born premature in the 1960s. After five pregnancies that ended badly, she arrived.
11 – My warrior arrived at 26 weeks. It is my most precious gift
After the rupture of the pouch and the loss of amniotic fluid, the doctors told me I was risking miscarriage. I was in the nineteenth week. Hospitalized since that day, after continuous sampling, monitoring, etc., on 07 March 2018, my little Gaetano came into the world, fortunately, with a thrust that contained all his immense strength. We stayed in TIN 109 days. Here is my story.
12 – Valerio Maria, born at 26 weeks despite Preeclampsia and Hellp syndrome
The baby was born weighing only 500 grams. The doctor who had operated on me told me that I had had preeclampsia and hellp syndrome and that I had been lucky anyway. Here is the story of my premature warrior.
Stories of babies born at 27 weeks
13 – My little premature warrior has a great desire to live
My son came into the world premature, when I was in the 27th week of pregnancy. After his birth he remained in hospital for 119 days, during which he overcame many challenges: respiratory crises, resuscitation, bronchodysplasia, retinopathy and an operation. To this day, he still has oxygen, which he will take off later when his lungs and heart settle down. We are confident and we love it.
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14 – Ginevra, born at 27 weeks with Hellp syndrome
Little Geneva came into the world at 27 weeks. The mother had Hellp’s syndrome during pregnancy, a severe worsening of gestosis. Today mother and daughter are doing well and have had the strength to overcome everything.
15 – Adele, born at 27 weeks after 2 miscarriages
After 2 miscarriages I got pregnant and the pregnancy, although difficult, continued. My baby girl was born at 27 weeks of gestation. Now she is 18 months old and she is a warrior, a girl who is always cheerful, sociable and has a smile for everyone. Now only good things.
Stories of babies born at 28 weeks
16 – Single and pregnant at 16: “My little fighter was born at 28 weeks”
He is 15, she is 16. They know each other, love each other and, after some time, they discover that they are parents. The story of the contrasted love between Chiara and Simone, parents of little Victor, born premature in the 28th week.
17 – My two premature babies have struggled since birth
My first son, Jonathan, arrived ahead of time and had to spend 32 days in Tin. Two years ago Jonathan became Samuel’s elder brother, my other warrior son, indeed he more than Jonathan. Today I am the mother of two warrior children: they are special children!