Lianah: 5 Hearts, 7 Days
Lianah’s mom has never been out of Africa, or even Uganda, but she is ready with her brand-new passport. The prospect of traveling outside her country is a frightening one, but Robinah is ready and willing. Her daughter, Lianah, has a very fragile heart. She just turned one, but at 14.5 pounds, she simply is not gaining enough weight. Her breathing is heavy and labored. She’s in urgent need of surgery.