Parents adopt baby without limbsUpdated 3:17 PM ET, Wed March 1, 2017 Chat with us in Facebook Messenger. Find out what's happening in the world as it unfolds. Photos: Parents adopt baby without limbsMaria, who was born without arms and legs, was adopted by the Stewart family from a special-needs orphanage in Cavite, Philippines.Hide Caption 1 of 8 Photos: Parents adopt baby without limbsMaria plays with her brother, who was also adopted from the Philippines. Hide Caption 2 of 8 Photos: Parents adopt baby without limbsMaria, now 3, enjoys coloring, playing with her stuffed animals and rocking out to '80s music.Hide Caption 3 of 8 Photos: Parents adopt baby without limbsMaria hikes with her adopted sisters and brother. Hide Caption 4 of 8 Photos: Parents adopt baby without limbsMaria receives speech and occupational therapy each month and attends preschool twice a week.Hide Caption 5 of 8 Photos: Parents adopt baby without limbsAlthough she does not speak much, she loves interacting and playing with her siblings.Hide Caption 6 of 8 Photos: Parents adopt baby without limbsAfter a rough time during her first years, Maria now lives a happy life full of love. Hide Caption 7 of 8 Photos: Parents adopt baby without limbs"She has given us far more than we will ever give her. She is so full of joy and light, and is an inspiration to all who meet her," mom Adrianne Stewart said.Hide Caption 8 of 8Parents adopt baby girl born without limbs, hope to inspire others to consider adoption.More from HealthWhy you shouldn't schedule anything important for 2 p.m.Martian snow and diamond rain: Wild weather in our solar systemThe parent's guide to SarahahBoy with heart transplant dies on first day of schoolYou saw the eclipse -- so should you see the eye doctor?