Sunday, October 22, 2006

Saturday/Sunday Update

Gavin continues to improve - swelling is getting better. Surgeon will most likely close up Gavin's chest on Monday. Nurses have removed his catheter and have started giving him small doses (1cc per hour) of breat milk - this is not necessarily for nutrition but to get his "gut area" (the nurse's term) to slowly start working again. He is absolutely precious! Thanks again for the continued thoughts and prayers for everyone involved!!


JBarefoot said...

We are really happy to hear that Gavin is getting stronger and vitals are stable. We check several times a day for updates. The pictures are really great. Love the OU socks!

Love you all and wish we could visit.

Judi & Mary Barefoot
Raleigh, NC

Erin said...
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Erin said...

So happy to hear things are still steadily improving!! When Jon and I got to church this morning our preacher said, "When my alarm went off this morning the first thing I thought about was Gavin, so I layed there and said a prayer for the little guy." I almost cried right then and there! Many other people at church also asked about Gavin, as well as his sweet parents. Just remember that MANY prayers are being said on your behalf!!! I pray things continue to improve. Can't wait to see you later this week!!

P.S. Can I give Gavin a mullet when I come visit? That's a popular hairstyle in Tennessee. :)

Ryan, Stephanie, Megan and Mason said...

Gavin is one handsome young man! So sorry to read about the ups and downs. We will continue to pray continuously for him and for his precious family. With Love
Ryan, Stephanie, Megan and Mason Pope

Desiree said...

I'm so glad to hear that Gavin is doing well! He is seriously one of the cutest babies I've seen! Keep the good news comin'!! Love you guys!

Ryan, Stephanie, Megan and Mason said...

i will keep you and adam and gavin in my prayers i hope gavin gets better love megan pope