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INFOGRAPHIC OF THE WEEK
Life shrinks or expands in proportion to one’s courage.
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A 27-year-old woman, Nkem Chukwu, gives birth to seven tiny babies, via Caesarean section, at St. Luke's Episcopal Hospital in Houston, Texas. The babies were 13 weeks premature. Doctors had already delivered another of her infants vaginally two weeks earlier, making Chukwu the first woman to have eight babies who survived. A week later, however, the smallest of the children, a girl weighing less than 11 ounces, will die. Get the full story