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24/11/2013 at 15:48
A friend of my sister has had their 2 day old little girl taken to Leicester by air ambulance this morning with suspected Strep B infection. They are on their way to her now from Cornwall, they were promised an ambulance at 8am but unfortunately it didn't arrive until 2:30pm so they are having an agonising wait being away from her.
She was taken to our hospital yesterday after becoming unresponsive. They called the midwife round and when she was there baby sicked up lots of bloody mucous and had to be resuscitated
Can only imagine what they're going through and hugging Oliver extra tight right now.
** Update 27/11 **
Thank you for the vibes ladies, unfortunately I have heard this evening that the little one hasn't made it :-( her brain had been starved of oxygen and her life support machine was switched off today. She passed away in her parents arms and they have chosen to donate her heart. Just dreadful.
24/11/2013 at 16:08
How frightening for everyone involved.... Sending masses of get better vibes.
Oh BE, that's awful. Really really hope she's ok - sending loads of vibes for a speedy recovery. I apparently tested positive for step b at 14 weeks but it wasn't picked up from my notes until the day after A was born. That was scary enough for me so can't image in what your friend is going through. Will be thinking of her and her little girl x
24/11/2013 at 16:09
Oh gosh how scary sending lots of vibes xx
24/11/2013 at 19:18
24/11/2013 at 19:56
Sending lots of vibes for a very quick recovery xxxx
24/11/2013 at 20:03
Lots of vibes for them, what an awful experience, hope LO is ok x
24/11/2013 at 20:17
Oh BE how awful! Thats my local hosp. Sending lots of positive vibes to you and all her family xx
24/11/2013 at 20:22
Oh gosh, how scary for them. Sending loads of vibes (they're possibly only be down the road from me, depending which hospital it is) xx
24/11/2013 at 20:43
That must have been awful. Sending lots of vibes xxx
24/11/2013 at 20:47
Thank you all. Little one is on life support but hasn't started responding to treatment yet. Don't think they should have been discharged from hospital in the first place.
24/11/2013 at 21:12
Thank you for the update, having been thinking of your friend an her little one. Really hope she starts responding to treatment soon.
24/11/2013 at 21:25
How awful, sending lots of vibes to your sister's friend and her little one, poor little mite :(
24/11/2013 at 21:49
Sending loads of speedy recovery vibes x
24/11/2013 at 21:57
Oh goodness! Sending lots of vibes their way! Really hope she starts responding to treatment. Xx
27/11/2013 at 21:30
Update in OP x
27/11/2013 at 21:32
Oh gosh I am so sorry to read this :( my thoughts are with everyone :( xx
27/11/2013 at 21:39
27/11/2013 at 21:40
Oh my goodness i am so so sorry to read this. My thoughts are with her family
Rest in peace baby angel xxx
27/11/2013 at 22:02
This is so sad. So sorry to read this and my thoughts are with her family. x
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