Canaan Backstrom

First post: Feb 4, 2016 Latest post: Jan 5, 2017
Canaan was born February 3, 2016. We found out halfway through pregnancy that he would be born with a congenital heart defect called Tranposition of the Greater Arteries. He also had a cleft lip and palate. He was born in Sioux Falls and air transported 4 days later to Ann Arbor for open heart surgery and recovery. The following link is something I wrote during pregnancy to better explain his situation:

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