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Jamie Otis Shares Baby Update, Also Reveals Possible Cancer Diagnosis After Being Diagnosed With HPV

Jamie Otis Shares Baby Update, Also Reveals Possible Cancer Diagnosis After Being Diagnosed With HPV

For those who have been following Jamie Otis and her husband Doug Hehner‘s story since their time on Married At First Sight, you know their journey towards trying to start a family has been difficult. Prior to the birth of their daughter, Henley Grace — who was born in 2017 — the couple endured their first miscarriage of a baby boy, who they named Jonathan. RELATED: Hilaria Baldwin Says Kids Called Her the ‘Worst Mommy in the World’ After Going on a Date Night With Alec, Gives Update Following Miscarriage A little over a year after losing Jonathan, Jamie and Doug welcomed their rainbow baby Henley Grace into the world. Then, while trying to have a second child, Doug and Jamie endured even more loss. In 2018, the couple shared they were pregnant two times. Sadly, the first announcement ended in a chemical pregnancy, while second ended in what Otis called a failed miscarriage. She wrote at the time that their “baby formed, and there was an amniotic sac, but while the amniotic sac continued to grow, the baby stopped at some point.” “We had three options. 1) Wait for my body to miscarry our baby naturally. 2) Go to …

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Weston Newswanger: 5-Year-Old Cancer Survivor Donates 3,000 Toys to Hospital Where He Received Treatment

5-Year-Old Cancer Survivor Donates 3,000 Toys to Hospital Where He Received Treatment

5-year-old Weston Newswanger was diagnosed with Rhabdomyosarcomawith, a rare form of cancer that develops in soft tissue and spreads quickly, in 2016. After receiving treatment at Penn State Children’s Hospital, Newswanger is now cancer-free. He’s also making headlines because he recently donated 3,000 toys to the very hospital where he fought for his life.

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5-Year-Old River “Oakley” Nimmo Loses Battle With Cancer, Is Given Heartwarming Military Funeral Service

River “Oakley” Nimmo passed away at age five surrounded by his loved ones. Oakley had always dreamed of being in the Army and celebrated his fifth and final birthday with that dream in mind. According to People, Oakley celebrated his big day “dressed in camouflage, playing with toy gear and spending time with army personnel in the hospital as he underwent treatment for cancer.”  But Oakley sadly passed away on Thursday, June 20. His family shared: “We are going to give Oakley a full military service in honor of his wish to become an ‘Army Man,’ one day,” the post continued. “We ask that any active military members and/or veterans to please attend the funeral in their uniforms.” YOU MAY ALSO LIKE: 2-Year-Old Beats Rare Form of Ovarian Cancer In the end, Oakley’s dream was realized. According to KATV, The Arkansas National Guard promoted Oakley as an Honorary Colonel, assigned to the Joint Force Headquarters at Camp Joseph T. Robinson as an “Army Man.” His certificate reads: “That reposing special trust and confidence in the patriotism, valor, fidelity, and abilities of River Oakley Nimmo, I do hereby appoint him an Honorary Colonel in the National Guard of Arkansas and of the …

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