VALHALLA, NY (CBSNewYork) – A baby girl is born 23 weeks premature Blythedale Children’s Hospital in Valhalla to finally go home on Monday.
Ada, currently 13 months old, weighed just over a pound when she was born in February 2020.
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After the intensive treatment, Ada is now able to breathe, move and learn on her own.
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“Every time I see a kid coming home for the past 13 and a half months, I always whisper to Ada, ‘Someday it’ll be your turn. You will also go home. ‘And I have to tell her finally today,’ said Laurena Mesnard, Ada’s mother.
Ada lost her twin brother, Weston, hours after they were born.
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Family, word Poughkeepsie, has received nearly 100 cards from the above community members Dutchess County.