Melbourne (ANI): Katherine Heigl's 17-month-old daughter Naleigh is
on the road to recovery following heart surgery. Katherine and
hubby Josh Kelley adopted Naleigh from Korea in September 2009 and
the tot recently underwent an operation to repair a congenital
However, the little one is now recovering. "Her heart is 100 per
cent fine now. She has a scar, so she won't be wearing bikinis,
which is fine by us," Katherine said. The actress also opened up
how the adoption process was sped up for her and Josh, as the
couple wanted to adopt a child with health problems.
"A lot of children don't find forever homes because they're on
that special-needs list, even if it's because of something as
simple as her mother smoked cigarettes for a month, not knowing she
was pregnant. That's not so huge that you couldn't handle it," the
Age quoted Katherine, as telling America's Harper's Bazaar mag.