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‘Kangaroo care’ trumps incubators for Colombia’s preemie babies

By Agence France-Presse
Wednesday, April 9, 2014 7:00 EDT
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‘Kangaroo care’ trumps incubators for Colombian babies (via AFP)

At Bogota’s San Ignacio hospital, Cesar Algeciras often spends five hours straight in the neonatal intensive care unit, lovingly clutching his premature son to his bare chest. “Feeling his heart beat is a delight,” said the 36-year-old computer engineer…



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