A Pound of Hope by Michele Munro Kemper,Jennifer Kemper Sinconis PDF

By Michele Munro Kemper,Jennifer Kemper Sinconis

ISBN-10: 0615354033

ISBN-13: 9780615354033

this is often the real tale of the heart-wrenching fight for survival, devastating monetary loss, and the facility of wish that includes super untimely infants born approximately 4 months early. the dual infants arrived at 24 weeks gestation and every weighed a pound. think that, kind of like six sticks of butter!

It’s a riveting tale of depression and tragedy, pleasure and laughter. I couldn’t positioned it down and that i desire you discover it a similar way...perhaps simply now not so overdue into the wee hours of the night.

Re-told from journals, the tale unfolds like a medical-mystery. Will the twins continue to exist? Will they've got devastating disabilities?

The breath-taking speed of life-altering judgements in a Neonatal in depth Care atmosphere is like witnessing an accident--one you can’t endure to monitor and but so compelling you can’t glance away. stick to the roller-coaster journey via heroics, clinical miracles, unrelenting worry, and heart-warming pleasure. The occasions of this precise tale will make you cry. you will be appalled on the insensitivity of a few in the direction of this younger relations. you will be offended on the gall of insurance firms that use "fine print" to disclaim insurance for sure clinical remedies. and you can have a good time with the miracle of lifestyles fought for and won.

With below a 20% likelihood of survival at start, the medical professionals warned; “If the infants be capable of continue to exist, they've got an eighty% probability of debilitating issues--including cerebral palsy, respiring matters, and critical studying disabilities.” the second one variation of A Pound of wish provides the a lot awaited five-year glance again in this harrowing begin in existence. learn the unforeseen consequence (I won’t wreck the shock here!) of those one-pound miracle infants.

The backdrop environment for this tale of survival is certainly one of financial ruin. This relations is bankrupted by way of the unrelenting clinical charges to save lots of their infants. They lose everything--savings and retirement debts are emptied; property are bought and their home is misplaced as they fall into the bottomless pit of clinical financial ruin.

Our leaders in medical health insurance, clinical companies, and govt have did not tackle a gap within the very textile of our society. A gap so colossal it swallows households at a time once they are experiencing life-threatening concerns. For what's the element of scientific miracles if there's no solution to pay for them?

Our society has built machines and strategies to maintain and expand existence opposed to all odds. yet at what fee? households with the monetary burden of catastrophic clinical debts will see their monetary balance, their destiny, even their very viability as a relations slip away. If technological know-how can store the infants, who will keep the family?

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