The NICU Experience Aaron update 31
The NICU Experience
Later Updates
Subject: Aaron update 31
Date: Sunday, January 5, 2003 12:30 PM
From: Kevin Quick
To: Aaron Update List

Nothing but good news today.

Nurse Bonnie said that Aaron’s blood gas numbers this morning were the best that Aaron has had in quite awhile. This means that so far, his lungs are doing great, and he is doing just fine on the mask CPAP.

He weighed 1056 grams this morning; 30 more than yesterday, and a new high for him. Yes!

Here’s a picture from last night’s face cleaning. This particular time, they even removed his feeding tube and replaced the tape that holds the tube in place. I think Aaron’s right hand is saying, “Ow, ow ow...”