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Saturday, September 29th, 2012
Photo by Mark Pummell
Registered Nurse Gail Jutte rocks a healthy newborn in the nursery at Mercer County Community Hospital, Coldwater, earlier this week. The facility has seen a steady increase in the number of babies born addicted to drugs.
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They thrash about, cry out and suffer diarrhea, tremors, cramping and severe diaper rash. Tiny newborns withdrawing from hard drugs like heroin and cocaine are often traumatized with these symptoms. It's a heartbreaking sight t . . .
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