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I feel so helpless!!


by Lindsey Wimmer, MSN, CPNP At one time or another, each of us has uttered this phrase or, at least, felt the sentiment.  When we want to help or feel the urge to help a person or situation, it can be paralyzing if an obvious answer isn’t available. I have felt this emotion many, many […]



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Healing hearts of those with Empty Arms…..


Many people believe that there are angels living among us who are here to help and guide us.    One of the most quoted verses of scripture to support the idea of angels living among us is found in Hebrews 13:2. “Be not forgetful to entertain strangers, for thereby some have entertained angels unawares.” Let me […]



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October is Pregnancy & Infant Loss Awareness Month


Image courtesy of First Candle by Lindsey Wimmer, RN, MSN, CPNP October is upon us!  For some it is a time for apple orchards, hay rides, pumpkin patches, and raking leaves.  For those who have suffered the death of a baby, October is also known as Pregnancy and Infant Loss Month. We are reminded this […]



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Making the world brighter for babies, one star at a time!


The Star Legacy Foundation and First Candle are partnering to offer a unique opportunity for parents and families to honor their children and recognize the efforts of so many who are committed to issues surrounding stillbirth and SIDS.  Financial and moral support is needed to help promote the research collaboration that happens best when people […]



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