First baby of 2016 in the Dominican republic
Santo Domingo.- The first baby of the year, who was born in the city’s Nuestra Señora de la Altagracia Maternity Hospital in the early hours of January 1st is recovering and is now being fed by mouth, according to hospital director Dr. Joselyne Sánchez.
Dr. Sánchez told reporters that both the 17-year old mother Sharina Marte and her baby girl have been in a delicate condition but were now gradually recovering.
The baby, who was named Anairis, is still in the neonatal intensive care unit after experiencing breathing difficulties. Her doctors say she is no longer being given oxygen and is breathing normally.
Jan 4, 2016
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