A Public Neonatal Wing Protected Life
Thousands of young adults owe their very existence to ordinary nurses and doctors in a public hospital maternity wing. Years ago, everyone in the neonatal unit I was in fought fiercely for the life of every unborn child in that ward. Whether the doctors and nurses were cognizant of the fact or not, they embodied the teaching of the Church.
The Neonatal Unit
Pregnant with my seventh child, I was bedridden in the high-risk, neonatal wing of the maternity ward for a week with other expecting mothers. Although I faced six months of bed rest at home, that one week in the