"We feel so blessed to have a great neonatal intensive care unit to help us make it through those first critical weeks." -Thomas and Tiffany Whitt
Thomas and Tiffany Whitt were born at 31 weeks gestation, weighing just over two pounds each. They stayed in the nicu for six weeks, receiving around-the-clock attention.
Now 22, both twins lead full, productive lives. Tiffany, Miss Gate City 2008, has her bachelor’s degree in early childhood education and plans to pursue a master’s degree in communication disorders and speech pathology.
Thomas, who the family fondly calls the “gentle giant,” is interested in history and big band music. He also works with his father’s landscaping company.
If the NICU has touched your life, or the life of someone you know, please consider enrolling in the Next Generation Campaign's Little Footprints Club and help babies in need for years to come.
Wellmont Health System is the regional affiliate for Children's Miracle Network Hospitals. Learn more about children's services in Northeast Tennessee and Southwest Virginia, or support local kids through the Wellmont Foundation.
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