When Rudy and Nellie Lugo discovered they were expecting their third baby in February, they were elated. What they didn’t know however was that their little one would be born five months before the due date! In September. Baby Ezekiel’s birth surprised everyone.
Born weighing just one pound, baby Ezekiel’s progress stunned everyone especially his doctors. Ezekiel’s family documented his story, from his most fragile moments as he began his life, to the months following where he became a fighter against all odds, to his first day without oxygen, to the day he finally came home for Christmas. The family shared their story with the hopes that it will encourage people not to give up and to believe in the power of miracles.