Very strong father… Hopefully his son gets to go home soon.
(CNN) — A ventilator kept Robyn Benson breathing for weeks so the baby growing inside her could survive.
Doctors delivered the brain-dead Canadian woman’s son on Saturday. She died the next day.
“On Sunday, we had to unfortunately say goodbye to the strongest and most wonderful woman I have ever met,” her husband, Dylan Benson, wrote on his website.
Their newborn son, Iver, is in a neonatal intensive care unit in Victoria, British Columbia, a hospital spokeswoman said. He could be hospitalized for eight more weeks, Dylan Benson told CNN on Tuesday.
“He’s doing well, still learning to breathe and all those things. … But he’s the cutest little man,” he said.
The Benson family’s ordeal began shortly after Christmas.
Robyn Benson complained of a “terrible, terrible headache” and sent her husband out to get some Tylenol. When he returned…
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