The tiny baby saved by a sandwich bag: Incredible survival of 1lb girl who was born three months early

Lucia Sansbury was so small when she was born that she had to be put in a sandwich bag to keep her warm.

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Emma Sansbury (pictured with Lucia now) gave birth at 27 weeks but Lucia was the size of a baby at 22 weeks.

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Lucia had to have bowel surgery and laser eye surgery after her very early birth.

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Lucia is now one and seems to be healthy but it is not yet known if she has suffered long-term health problems.

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When she was born, Lucia weighed less than half a bag of sugar.

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