A ‘miracle’ baby born weighing just 1lb 4oz after doctors tried to abort her has celebrated her tenth birthday.
Natasha Smith’s birth was induced 14 weeks early when her mother developed a life-threatening condition.
Doctors told Norelle Smith the abortion at 26 weeks was necessary or the pregnancy could kill her.
But her daughter was delivered alive – to the astonishment of the medical team at the former Queen Mother’s Hospital in Glasgow. . . [Full text]