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Weʼre raising £200 to help me travel/stay in London to be nearby my little boy with Gastroschisis

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I am currently pregnant with my first child, which would have probably been a normal pregnancy till we found out early on he had gastroschisis. Been a worrying pregnancy being passed to different hospitals and having multiple scans to make sure he's alright.

They've finally sorted out a hospital he will be delivered and treated at, Chelsea & Westminister in London when I live in Clacton-on-Sea. The average amount of day's babies stay on the neonatal unit is 40days although they expect he will be a longer case. Could be in Hospital 2-3mths or more so I'm going to have to stay nearby and my partner commute from Clacton. Both staying and commuting to the hospital is going to be expensive money-wise, especially as the hospital don't offer long term accommodation. Looking for help from any kind people to be by our little man's side as much as as we can whilst he fights.

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  • Larissa Newbitt

    Larissa Newbitt

    a day ago

    Larissa Newbitt

    Surgery went well all bowel back in easy & healthy little man just recovering on morphine and ventilator as he's premature. Got to go visit him this morning stroking him till I was unwell. Going to try and get some rest so that I can spend most of tomorrow with him. So proud he's doing well to say all he's gone through within he's first day. ♡

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  • Larissa Newbitt

    Larissa Newbitt

    2 days ago

    Larissa Newbitt

    Well due to distress taken down to theatre quickly for c-section. Hades Phoenix Arnold born at 34wks 4days at 9:50pm weighing 2lb 8oz. On ventilator to aid breathing, assessed at 2am for surgery abd taken straight down

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  • Larissa Newbitt

    Larissa Newbitt

    4 days ago

    Larissa Newbitt

    Turns out they do want to see me sooner. Got to go to London tomorrow at 10:15 for a scan at Chelsea & Westminister and then we'll have to see what happens from there.

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  • Lisa  McMahon

    Lisa McMahon

    Dec 1, 2016

    Xxx

    £10.00

  • Robyn Hiestand-Cox

    Robyn Hiestand-Cox

    Dec 1, 2016

  • Cass Anderson

    Cass Anderson

    Nov 30, 2016

    I have been in tears reading your story and your updates!I'm sorry that I can't help any more, but it's something towards your target.Good luck with everything Larissa! ❤️️

    £5.00

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