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Sarah Doing Better, No Longer Fed Through IV

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Sarah Murnaghan can now be fed through a G-J tube (a gastrostomy-jejunostomy tube). She was on IV previously for five months. This is a big step forward, according to Sarah's mother.

Sarah's mother Janet is really happy about this update and posted a new picture of Sarah.

Included with the picture is a cute comment by Sarah, "Mmmmm, drinking Snapple with your sponge stick is always better than water."

Little Sarah's condition has improved a lot since she recovered from Pneumonia after her lung transplants. Just a few days ago, she spoke to the camera for the first time.

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