Baby of the week: Calvin William Cormack

Baby of the Week:  Calvin William Cormack
Baby of the Week: Calvin William Cormack

THE DETAILS: Calvin was born at 00.21am on September 27, at Forth Valley Royal Hospital, weighing 8lb 3oz.

THE PARENTS: Hannah Dougall (22) is a staff nurse at Falkirk Community Hospital and fiancée Ryan Cormack (22) is an offshore instrument technician. The couple have been together for five years having met at Braes High School. They are getting married in Linlithgow in 2018.

THE PREGNANCY: Hannah said the pregnancy was fairly straightforward apart from in the final weeks when her blood sugar levels dropped due to her being diabetic, however everything was sorted.

THE LABOUR: Calvin was born after 37 weeks and Ryan managed to catch a flight home to be there for the birth.

THE BABY: Calvin has put on one pound every week since birth. He is happy and always smiling and has eventually fallen into a good sleeping routine where he doesn’t wake up until 8.30am every day.

THE NAME: The couple decided on Calvin without argument and William is after Hannah’s dad.

THANKS: Hannah would like to thank her parents, Susan and William Dougall, and her sister Megan. Also Ryan’s parents Carol and Ross.