Abbie continues long road to recovery

Day by Day: Abbie continues to recover
Day by Day: Abbie continues to recover

Even though she is still in a UK hospital, Abian ‘Abbie’ Ntshabele’s recovery progresses each day, her mother Lerato Ntshabele has revealed.

The mother and daughter are currently allowed two hours break from the ward to wander around the hospital, giving the young patient plenty of fresh air and sunshine. “We are still in the hospital and Abbie is off oxygen during the day but at night she breathes through it,” Ntshabele told Mmegi yesterday.

“This is because she still has very big wounds from the operation. Wounds on her tummy were disturbed a few times after the major surgery and they are still dressed three times a week.”

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