Joy for parents of Charlie Gard as mum gives birth to healthy baby boy

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Chris Gard and Connie Yates have said they are overjoyed (Picture: Daily Mail)

The parents of Charlie Gard have welcomed a new baby boy to the family, one day after his brother would have turned four.

Chris Gard and Connie Yates have yet to name the newborn, who arrived on Wednesday night – just over three years after Charlie died from a rare genetic condition. 

They said he was the ‘spitting image’ of his late big brother and weighed 8lb and 6oz, Mail Online reports

Connie, 34, said she ‘felt a surge of pure love’ after holding the newborn

Celebrating Baby Jubilee – News – The Kansan – Newton, KS

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The Butler County Health Department hosted their annual Baby Jubilee on August 5.

August is National Breastfeeding Month and the Health Department recognized that by celebrating their fifth annual “Baby Jubilee” which is an infant health fair for expectant parents.

According to Butler County Health Department Director Jamie Downs, they normally have agencies come in and set up booths for the parents to visit. However, due to pandemic COVID-19, the Health Department decided to get creative and host a “Baby Jubilee in a Bag.”

Information on agencies who provide support and assistance to expectant and new parents was put in

Parents hoped baby Kobe would play basketball

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TANAUAN – He was heralded in the Philippines as the country’s youngest COVID-19 survivor, a baby who’d become infected with and conquered the coronavirus during his first 16 days of life.

To Ronnel Manjares and Trisha May Noche, he was Kobe Christ, their second child.

Noche wanted her son to grow up playing basketball, just like his father. The couple named him after American basketball legend Kobe Bryant, who died in a helicopter crash early this year.

“I added Christ after he was born on Easter Sunday,” Manjares said.

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Best baby books for every parent

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Babies are curious about everything. Newborns get mesmerized by light, sound and shapes as all this a new wonder for them. The brain of a child develops fast during the early years and thus, every parent should spend time with their babies reading to them or showing them alphabets, shapes, colours.

To add to this priceless experience of bonding with the babies, baby books are instrumental.

Your baby would simply love the bright colours and you reading to them would make a memorable parenting experience. So which sort of books should be your baby’s first?

Hard cover books with big