A Family Thought It Lost Both Mother And The Unborn Baby Until They Witnessed This
Sandra Pedro, a native of Portugal was living in the neighborhood of Bragadas, Portugal for eight years with her son. But one day, after realizing that she was pregnant yet again with her second child, Sandra paid a visit to the doctor. The doctor advised Sandra to abort because of her medical history.
Sandra would face numerous challenges in the pregnancy given that she had suffered from pneumonia once, experienced heart problems, underwent a surgery to remove a tumor in her kidney and even was in a coma once. But she had different plans
#4 She went against the odds
But Sandra, went against everyone and went ahead with the pregnancy. She wanted to experience the miracle of being pregnant with a baby once more. A few weeks later, tragedy struck.
Sandra had just found out that her baby was going to be a boy. She was overjoyed. But then, her joy was short lived. Sandra was hospitalized and was in the intensive care unit because of a brain hemorrhage. Sandra knew that she would not be able to see her baby grow anymore. If only she could be strong enough. If only...
Keep reading to know what happened next
#3 They died for the world but..
Shortly afterwards, on February 20th, Sandra died. Her family was devastated. Both the mother and baby were one! Then what happened next stunned people everywhere! Nothing like this had ever happened in Portugal!
When the doctor's performed one last echo cardiogram to check on the baby... then something happened!
They literally heard a miracle! The baby's heart was still beating and so strongly! All vitals were strong and normal. The doctors were spell bound and called in experts from Hospital Ethics Committee of St. Joseph, in Lisbon for their advice.
The father of the child, Michael Angelo Faria along with the committee's consent decided to bring the pregnancy full term. At least until the baby was strong enough to be born. But it was easier said than done.
Read ahead to know how the four months passed and what happened next
#1 The Dead Mom's wish was fullfilled
The family witnessed a person they cared for dead while bearing a child that was still developing inside her womb. The family stood by as they watched Sandra's body function through machines. Sandra was just a host that served for only one purpose and one purpose only- to help the baby grow.
And to ensure that the baby was developing as expected, it required a team of 80 trained doctors and nurses. Then the fruition of their labor arrived in the form of Lourenco Salvado, a healthy baby boy despite being premature was quite strong! A miracle was bought to life.
The dead mother's wish was fulfilled.
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