shawn response on ksl

Shawn D. · 22 days ago DAD HERE: The medical team here in Utah and out in Ohio both became our second family…and we would greet our primary nurses with “Hi Aunite(Uncle) Ashley”. I was able to stay at the Ronald McDonald House in Columbus, it was a life saver! I was able to concentrate on Zariah … [Read more…]

Utah toddler returns home after 3 years, 4 months in NICU

SALT LAKE CITY – They say family is everything. This one has 1,700 miles between them, with digital contact substituting for the real thing. “Not being able to see them for basically three years is just super hard,” said V. Thipsouvan, Zariah Donovan’s mom, who lives in Sandy. “There’s part of me that’s so terrified … [Read more…]

My Trip to meet Z

I take the drive to Columbus Ohio to Visit Shawn and Zariah Donovan at Nationwide Children’s hospital.

A short movie about Zariah

  For all the latest news and commentary, visit ; CR on FB: Zariah Donovan was born 16 weeks early and weighed just one pound, 16 ounces Doctors at two hospitals refused to deliver Zariah.

Utah toddler headed home after 1,200 days in NICU

 SALT LAKE CITY — Family of 3-year-old Zariah Donovan are looking forward to having their little girl home for the first time in her life. She was born at just 23 weeks gestation in September 2015 in Utah, after her mother, V, experienced a placental abruption. Zariah has been in the hospital since. Zariah’s … [Read more…]