Now that Rhema has been allowed to be on her back for short periods of time, they have been able to do some basic testing on her internal organs and bone structure. The results are in and they are good! They ... MORE
Watch this AMAZING video caught with daddy's cell phone as Rhema kicks her legs and feet like a ballerina while Papa Godwin gives her a bottle. This was the first time we were able to hold her since birth and ... MORE
This is a really big day today for us. The doctors feel that Rhema has progressed enough to allow her to safely be on her back for up to 30 minutes a day. This opens up the opportunity to conduct several test... MORE
Rhema has been through a lot this past month, but not without victory. We are so thankful for what Jesus has done for us and for everyone's support.
On another victorious note, we have heard it said that more... MORE
Hello, I wanted to have my own blog space so I (ElizaBeth) can write about what's on my heart. My hubby is the writer of the family and my grammar is horrible so bear with me when you read my posts. :)
I wa... MORE
Rhema's IV gave out today, but the good news is that her blood cultures were still negative and all other indicators still pointed to no infection, so they discontinued the antibiotics and did not install a new... MORE
Since last update...
Rhema's gap has been closing up nicely with the drainage becoming less and less. They added some protein powder and liquid vitamin supplements to her feedings as well to help the healing ... MORE
After shift change last night, another blood culture turned up positive for bacteria. We met a new doctor that explained that the type of bacteria is common to what you would find on plastics and skin, so his ... MORE
Well, another IV avoided... One of Rhema's blood cultures came back positive today, but it was only one of many that were taken. The doctor said that sometimes bacteria can enter a collection device and cause... MORE