RICHARDSON (CBS11) – Proving she’s a fighter, miracle baby Ruby Silva turned one Tuesday.READ MORE: Horse Trailer Used In Smuggling Attempt Nets 21 Undocumented Migrants At Southern Border
She came into the world last March as the tiniest baby ever born at Methodist Richardson Medical Center.
Born at nearly 23 weeks, Ruby weighed one pound.
Her parents could not be happier about her progress.READ MORE: Man Shot, Killed At Homeless Encampment On Chestnut Street In Dallas
“She’s holding, playing with toys. She’s doing a lot of progress now,” says her father David Silva.
“She started eating solids, too. Solid food,” says her mother Mirna Contreras.
Fitting in the palm of a hand, doctors only gave Ruby a 17 percent chance of surviving.
Her parents say one year later, they are blessed.MORE NEWS: Fort Worth Police Investigating After 2 People Killed In Como Neighborhood
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