Mickey Guyton/Instagram Mickey Guyton’s son Grayson
Mickey Guyton is grateful her 9-month-old son is doing higher as she provides an replace from the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade in New York City.
The nation singer, 37, instructed Today‘s Al Roker Thursday morning that being on the parade this 12 months is a “pinch-me” second, including, nevertheless, that she will’t wait to hurry again home to husband Grant Savoy and their child boy Grayson for the vacation. Grayson initially “fell ill” on Nov. 11, and was despatched to the hospital for “dehydration because of a severe stomach bug,” she beforehand defined.
“He’s doing so much better,” stated Guyton on Thursday. “He’s out [of the hospital]. He’s home with my husband right now. As soon as the parade’s done I’m getting on a flight to be back with him for Thanksgiving.”
She added, “I’m just thankful for family. I’m thankful for my son. This is my first Thanksgiving as a mom, and that’s just changed my life. So I’m really thankful for that, and family and life.”
In a earlier well being replace, Guyton stated, “Seeing my baby boy like this was truly terrifying,” however shared that Grayson has since turned a nook and is doing higher because of the care of a pediatric physician and their household physician.
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“A pediatric doctor named Dr. Grace, stayed by Grayson’s side the entire time we were in the ER, discovered the problem and help[ed] create a plan to heal baby Grayson,” Guyton shared over the weekend. “Our family doctor, Dr. Nathan Ford also took action and helped Grayson secure a bed at the hospital when all the hospital’s [sic] were maxed out and understaffed because of nurse shortages.”
She continued, “I truly believe Grayson would not be on the road to a full recovery without them,” earlier than assuring followers that Grayson is “doing much better” and is “stable” and “improving.”
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“He is still dehydrated and weak and has lost weight from not being able to retain any liquid,” Guyton famous. “Despite all of this, Gray is a fighter and his labs are showing he is headed in the right direction.”
The “Black Like Me” singer closed out her message by asking followers to proceed praying for her child.
“He felt every single prayer lifted up over him when he was headed to the icu and it’s working, as he was stabilized and released from the icu within a matter of hours,” she wrote. “He’s getting better by the minute, it’s just going to take some time.”