Christmas Miracle Baby

A Long Island couple celebrated Christmas at home with their newborn Cristian, who was born six weeks early with a complete heart blockage, thanks to care he received at Cohen Children’s Medical Center. Forty-eight hours after Cristian’s birth, pediatric cardiothoracic surgeon Dr. David Meyer implanted a pacemaker in the 3-pound, 7-ounce baby, whose heart condition was detected in utero. 

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