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Jeryco

Jeryco  Jr. was born September 18th  prematurely at 31 weeks and 5 days. He was 4lbs 11 oz. at birth.  After he was delivered, his ...
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Ronnie

4-month-old Ronnie and his family have been with us since July 5th.  He was born with a congenital heart defect.  This defect affects how blood ...
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Nyria

3-month-old Nyria was delivered when mom was 24 weeks pregnant.   She has been diagnosed with chronic lung disease and osteopenia of prematurity, a metabolic bone ...
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Leona

Leona was born on September 22 when she was immediately  transferred to Our Lady of Lourdes Women's & Children's Hospital from Opelousas due to low ...
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Tyler

21-month-old Tyler has been diagnosed with Cerebral Palsy by Hypoxia.  When he was 13 months old, he drowned in the pool.  His parents found him ...
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Braxten + Brooklynn

Brittany and Seth delivered twins Brooklynn (4lbs 6oz) and Braxten (3lbs 11oz) on 7/18/2023. Born at 34 weeks, both babies were in the NICU, but ...
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Myron

2-month-old Myron has been diagnosed with Trisomy (Down Syndrome).  The family travelled from Loranger, LA to CHNOLA to receive the best treatment possible.  Myron was ...
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Malakyah

6-month-old was diagnosed with an atrial septal defect, which is a birth defect of the heart in which there is a hole in the wall ...
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Jeremiah + Nehemiah

Fransha was pregnant with twins when she was admitted into Our Lady of Lourdes Women's & Children's Hospital for placental insufficiency, a condition potentially fatal ...
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Zachary

Zachary was born April 11th and immediately placed on an ECMO life support system due to Meconium Aspiration Syndrome, which occurs when a newborn breathes ...
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Paisley

When baby Paisley was only 16 days old, she was flown in from Shreveport, LA to receive medical treatment at Children’s Hospital New Orleans.  She ...
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Brantley

Brantley is a vibrant, active, and strong-willed 4 year old who suffers from Alpha-mannosidase deficiency, a rare genetic disorder, which required him to need a ...
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