Theo, as he is called a cute baby boy, doesn’t cry at all after being born. The reason was Theo could not cry because the baby had stopped his heart for 8 minutes, even the body and skin of the newborn looked very blue.
This dangerous condition was quickly responded to by doctors and the medical team to immediately carry out resuscitation procedures, namely all medical treatment given to patients experiencing an emergency so that it can reduce the risk of death caused by irreversible cessation of blood circulation and also breathing so as to reduce the occurrence of damage to the patient. brain.
Cherry said that for every mother who is in labor, the first condition she wants to do is hear the baby’s cry for the first time. Anxiety occurs when the sound of the baby crying is not there even Cherry feels anxiety and fear waiting for the sound of the baby crying. Even to experience feelings that are already pessimistic why the baby’s voice is not heard.
Meanwhile, the team of doctors can make efforts to revive Theo’s heart. As soon as Theo’s heart functioned, he was then transferred to the intensive care room. Even Theo still has to be under the supervision of a doctor and perform road treatment until he finds out that his heart is weakened.
Meanwhile, when he returned home, on the first night of Theo’s condition, Theo had a seizure. Theo still looked in dire need of assistive devices and was even still attached using a medical tube on his body. This condition made Theo’s parents very worried and frustrated with Theo’s growing condition.
The anxiety of Theo’s parents is now gradually decreasing. Theo, who has reached the age of 5 months, has been declared healthy. Even experienced extraordinary growth and development. Theo’s parents expressed the joy of Theo being able to survive using the equipment and also the help of the medical team at Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital (NNUH). Even with Theo’s condition surviving his heart, which did not have a chance to beat for 8 minutes, his parents’ hearts moved to help.
Theo’s parents, Cherry and Adam intend to help to raise funds to buy a similar incubator that can give life expectancy to the baby who had the same fate as Theo had a heart failure at birth. Adam wrote his wish on one of the fundraising sites to help raise funds as well as the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit at NNUH as a token of gratitude for the excellent work helping his son, Theo.
The miracle that Theo received is experienced by some babies in the world who have good luck even though the cases they have experienced are not the same. Zach Hillary once stopped his heartbeat for 39 minutes but with all the miracles of God, Zach was able to function his heart again even though he had to get immediate medical help.
Unlike Shelagh McAlpine, who had a heartbeat that stopped 3 months before being born. Until the miracle came back, there were signs of life in the baby. Likewise, the story of a baby from the US who was cold on the sidewalk and stopped breathing for 90 minutes but was saved and was miraculously alive again after her heart stopped beating.