Baby Maxwell & Mommy Marlena!

Marlena got preeclampsia early into her pregnancy. Which fills her lungs with liqiuds. We could not keep her blood pressure down. She was only 28 weeks along, since she was having so many complications, Ball Memorial Hospital had to fly her to Methodist Hospital in Indy, IN. During flight her lungs began to fill up with liquids more rapidly. When she arrived she had to have a C-section to deliver baby Maxwell. They have her in the ICU here and her lungs are no healing as fast as they thought. They think she might have an infection in her lungs. Baby Maxwell as born at 2:25am on 4/26/16, weighing 1 Ib 13 Oz, at 13 1/2 In long. So far he has been doing well. He is off the vent and on a CPAP machine to help him stay breathing as well. I have missed work to be here for Marlena and Baby Maxwell, and we may need help with medical bills as well. If our insurance does not cover it all. I please ask for anything to help keep our bills paid for time lost at work to be here for them and to possibly help with medical bills as well. Anything helps, God bless everyone who does! Keep us in your thoughts and pray for Marlena and Maxwell! Thank you everyone!


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Ernest Bertram III 
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