Baby Mariana Dies From Complications of Cold Sore Virus
IOWA CITY, Iowa -- A West Des Moines infant has passed away 10 days after being hospitalized after coming in contact with someone with a cold sore. "Our princess Mariana Reese Sifrit gained her angel wings at 8:41 am this morning in her daddy's arms and her mommy right beside her," Nicole Sifrit posted on her Facebook page Tuesday morning, "in her 18 days of life she made a huge impact on the world and we hope with Mariana's Story we save numerous newborns life."