Saturday, December 17, 2011

3rd Smallest Baby Born In Us (Video & Pics)

The Third smallest baby ever to be born and survive is thriving, doctors say, after she entered the world almost four months before she was due.Melinda Star Guido weighed roughly the same as two iPhones when was born 16 weeks premature at Los Angeles County-USC Medical Centre on August 30. She was due tomorrow.

But after round the clock care at the hospital's Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, Melinda is now tipping the scales at 4.12lb and her parents hope to have her home by New Year's Day.Her mother, Haydee Ibarra, 22, told LA Now: 'She was always fighting, all the nurses were saying that she was really feisty, she was always fighting for her life.'

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