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neonatal intensive care unit

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‘Nothing short of a miracle’

Medical teams from two hospitals work through the night to save the lives of a mother and her newborn child.

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Miracle Markle is ‘our hero’

Born at 22 weeks and four days gestation, little Noah is the youngest born survivor to graduate from the NICU.

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The tiniest ring bearer

They wanted their preemie son at their wedding, so they wed in the chapel of the children's hospital where he has spent his first six months of life.

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Hello, beautiful

The top 10 list of baby names includes lots of favorites from last year, and a couple of new additions.

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The smallest survivor

Born premature, tiny and with a serious heart defect, Elliot Dykstra overcame tough odds.

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Tessa’s Treats fill souls with love

Tessa Bird wasn't expected to live. She spent 76 days in the NICU. Now, she and her family give back by bringing treats for other NICU families.

Lincoln leaps into top 10 of baby names

Seven newcomers appear on the boys' list and two on the girls'.

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Ready for her close-up

When medical needs separated a newborn preemie from her mother, video technology bridged the 60-mile gap.

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‘Two miracle babies in the family’

Nalleli was a preemie, nurtured by her parents in their small Mexican town. Years later, she gave birth to a premature boy, who had all the luxuries of modern-day technology.

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Skin-to-skin time with dad

Like many fathers of preemies, Josh Thurman helps his daughter grow with the power of touch.

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Tiny baby, big reunion

Eight years later, hospital nurse reunites with girl who was born at a fragile 4 pounds, 3 ounces.

‘A strong survivor’

Eight-month-old Travarius finally goes home—with a ventilator and determination to tackle whatever comes next.