Blake J. ~ Super Hero Alias: Super-Blake
Age: 6 years old
Weight at Birth: 1 pounds 6 ounces
Weeks Gestation: 26 weeks
Time in the NICU: 14 months
Diagnosis, complications, surgeries?
Blind, non-verbal, seizures, BPD, Undiagnosed genetic syndrome, VSD surgery (cardiac defect) Vitrectomy due to retinal detachment, hernias, fundoplication, g-tube, ear tubes, small bowel obstruction
Why should your child be recognized as “Preemie of the Year”?
Blake has beat the odds of living in so many situations. He is such a hard worker. He is learning to talk, eat and walk. He is my inspiration in life and to so many friends and family. [Read more...]