Born Too Soon: The Story of Emily, Our Premature Baby

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Having given birth to her daughter three months prematurely, journalist Elizabeth Mehren knows firsthand the strange world that awaits the parents of a premature child. She explores the realtionships that develop between parent and child, doctor and patient, and husband and wife in this powerful commentary on what it means to become a mother in the 1990s. Author t our.

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BORN TOO SOON: The Story of Emily, Our Premature Baby

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Mehren, a correspondent for The Los Angeles Times, went into labor in her sixth month of pregnancy while flying from L.A. to N.Y.C. Baby Emily was born shortly afterward, weighing less than two pounds ... Read full review

Born too soon: the story of Emily, our premature baby

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Every year 275,000 preterm babies are born in the United States. Emily Eaton Butterfield arrived 15 weeks early, weighing one pound eleven ounces. Active and alert, Emily fought to live but developed ... Read full review


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