Tiniest Miracle Goes Home for the Holidays

Four-month-old Melinda Star Guido is going home!When she was born in late August, baby Melinda weighed only 9½ ounces and was, according to the Associated Press, the third-smallest baby in the world.  Most infants her size don’t survive; in fact, doctors didn’t really expect her to live.  But Melinda received excellent care in the NICU at the Los Angeles County-USC Medical Center, where she received nutrition through a feeding tube and was hooked up to a breathing machine. Melinda’s mother, 2 … [Read more...]