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This Chapel Has Become A Makeshift Hospital For Newborn Babies In The Philippines

In Tacloban, Philippines, the city hit hardest by Typhoon Haiyan, a chapel now acts as a neonatal intensive care unit, the Associated Press reports.

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Others rest on wooden pews with their infants.

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"A mother rests with her newborn baby in a church pew at a chapel inside a hospital in Tacloban, Philippines."

This is Althea Mustacisa, who was born three days ago, according to AP photographer David Guttenfelder. She is unable to breathe on her own.

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