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Pictures of Premature Babies

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Updated October 22, 2013

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Preemie Babies Born at 34 Weeks
Picture of a 34 week preemie on CPAP

Natalie Renee on CPAP

Image courtesy beckymac77
Babies born at 34 weeks or later are called late preterm babies. They may look like full term babies and be almost as big, but they often still have some health problems related to prematurity. Learning to eat is sometime their biggest challenge, and parents need a lot of patience as they wait for their baby to get strong enough to breastfeed or bottle feed well. Natalie Renee, pictured above, was in the NICU for almost 2 weeks before she came home.

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