dont miss these news


What is going on here? Is this the world's creepiest selfie? Truth is amazing
The internet is super confused about this picture.

These women covered a wall using strips of tape. But once they finished painting it, the results left me speechless
Incredible design

baby

Extremely premature: Doctors have never seen anything like this before

Life in the palm of your hand

When Hannah Wicks from Bristol, England, fell pregnant with her daughter she had no idea what a strong little girl she would soon be bringing into the world.

The mother-of-two and husband Steve, both 31, were very much looking forward to their child, but their excitement was all too soon overshadowed by anxiety when Hannah was given some awful news just 18 weeks into her pregnancy. Poppy was suffering from foetal growth restriction, which meant that blood was not reaching her vessels.

Such a moving story and it can be viewed here in the series of images:


Both parents were preparing themselves for the worst when on March 9, little Poppy Wicks was born weighing a mere 12.7 oz. When her legs and arms were curled up, she easily fit into the palm of her father's hand — no bigger than the size of a tennis ball.

The small bundle of life was given round-the-clock intensive care by the Bristol Southmead Hospital staff but the parents knew it was a battle against all odds. Hannah even bought a tiny bunny for Poppy so that she wouldn't be alone in her coffin.



But Poppy clung to dear life with every bit of strength that she had. She simply refused to give up, and amazed the doctors, who followed her development with astonishment, then with cautious hope and finally with overt joy.

Poppy, now four months old is back at home and weighs 4lb 5oz, still tiny compared to the average 7lb 5oz for a newborn. She needs an oxygen aid but is noticeably a lot stronger.

The overjoyed parents couldn't be happier: "Poppy really is our miracle baby — she’s just fought and fought and fought against all the odds. But she’s made it. We’ve never given up hope but we always prepared for the worst — that Poppy would not survive."

What a strong little child. Hopefully she will continue to bring joy to her parents for a long time to come.

other popular news


Nice-looking ladies posing with photos of themselves as awkward kids
In an ongoing series she calls ''The Awkward Years Project,'' photographer Merilee Allred takes ...


How Many Horses Do You See In This Beautiful Painting? The Answer Will Completely Surprise You...
At Shareably, we are huge fans of optical illusions and visual puzzles. I don’t know about ...


Top Thrill Dragster
Top Thrill Dragster is a steel accelerator roller coaster built by Intamin at Cedar Point in ...

This is the world’s most flexible woman! All I can say is WOW!
Contortionists have always amazed me with their amazing flexibility, but Zlata, a contortionist ...

32 Awful Tattoos To Make You Lose Faith In Humanity
Before you think about getting a tattoo, please do yourself and the rest of the planet a favor, ...

Creative Dad Photoshops His Baby Daughter Into Crazy Situations
If Singlhild Nystrom survives all the crazy things she's doing, she will have one of the coolest ...

Surreal Illustrations Merge Dreams and Childhood Memories
St. Petersburg-based digital artist Alex Andreev recently unveiled the 9th installment of his ...