From premature baby to bubbly pre schooler – Amelia prepares for her first day at nursery in Littleport
The parents of a premature baby born weighing just half a bag of sugar and who fitted snugly into the palm of a hand, are preparing to wave her off for her first day at pre school.
Amelia Webb was born at 26 weeks and six days weighing 1lb 1oz after scans showed she had oesophageal atresia, where her stomach was not connected to her throat.
She was not getting the nutrition she needed from her mum’s placenta so a decision was made for a caesarian section.
Her mum Leanne Webb, 28, said: “It was frightening. We didn’t know if she would…