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Melissa H.

California
I am the parent of a former micropreemie, who is also a surviving twin. After identical twin sister died at 27w4d, Daphne was delivered in critical condition and suffered kidney failure due to the blood loss in utero. She also had a congenital heart defect. She spent 5 months in the NICU and had... Full Bio
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All within 24h

The dog puked in the house. Zev developed food poisoning (unrelated to the dog’s illness). Lucy discovered, to great horror and...

Lucy, at 7

My beautiful, amazing daughter, you are seven years old. I am so proud of you, the inspiring person you are becoming. You were my round,...

A New School

I walked Lucy to school this morning. We walked side by side, her cold little hand in mine — she refuses gloves — and the dog’s leash in my...

Random Memories of a Grandfather

One year ago, today, I was in Brazil celebrating my grandfather Moyses’s 90th birthday. Something told me it would be his last, so I embarked on...

Five Things

Through Love That Max , I learned about the Easter Seals Sibling Study . It is a study of adults who have a sibling with a disability, their...

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