I recall seeing this mother with her older son two months ago. Unlike this robust younger brother, her first son was born 12 weeks premature and subsequently faced myriad medical problems. He grew poorly and manifested developmental delays over the first two years of life. She certainly had her hands full caring for him. more»
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