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JCPenney has launched an amazing new line of inclusive children’s clothing

Although we still have a few weeks to enjoy summer, it’s almost back to school and to celebrate, JCPenney has launched an inclusive new line of children’s clothing that celebrates all sizes, styles and capacities. Thereabouts, available exclusively on JCPenney and JCPenney.com, is a private label of the company designed for every child. It offers […]

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Minnesota baby born at 21 weeks celebrates first birthday and sets world record – The Mercury News

A can of Pepsi, just under a pound. This is baby Richard’s weight when he was born. His hand was the size of his mother’s fingertip. His eyes were fused together, and his ribs and vessels shone through his nearly translucent skin. “He was just a tiny little guy,” said his mother, Beth Hutchinson. “His […]

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Survival rates, risks, advice on breastfeeding, etc.

Premature birth is defined as a baby who is born not just before their due date, but before 37 weeks gestation. But there is a subset of infants who fall into an even smaller category within the premature designation. They are micro-premature, extremely premature babies who are born at less than 26 weeks. These babies […]

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Waldoboro’s free clothes closet wants more customers

The Medomak House on Friendship Street in Waldoboro houses both the Waldoboro Food Pantry and the Waldoboro Free Clothing Closet. (Photo by Bisi Cameron Yee) Waldoboro Free Clothing Closet coordinators and volunteers want residents of the town and surrounding communities to know that they are eager to do business. “I see new people every time […]