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Children's faces line the wall of Soulumination in Seattle. The non-profit is a collection of photographers who volunteer their time to document families with children who are stillborn or terminally ill. Jeff Emtman for NPR hide caption

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Photos Of A Short Life Comfort Only Some Grieving Parents

Grief is idiosyncratic. Some parents are turning to professional photographers to immortalize their terminally ill child, but what soothes one parent may disturb the other.

Ifetayo Harvey's father went to prison when she was 4 years old and released when she was 12. Now 22, she says the experience helped her empathize with others and understand people from a different perspective. Courtesy of Ifetayo Harvey hide caption

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When A Parent Goes To Prison, A Child Also Pays A Price

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After this pitch on May 27, Los Angeles Angels pitcher Sean Burnett left the game with a torn elbow ligament. Friday, he became the latest pro to undergo "Tommy John" surgery. Elaine Thompson/AP hide caption

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Baseball Has An Elbow Problem: More Pros Getting Ligament Surgery

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Children's faces line the wall of Soulumination in Seattle. The non-profit is a collection of photographers who volunteer their time to document families with children who are stillborn or terminally ill. Jeff Emtman for NPR hide caption

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Photos Of A Short Life Comfort Only Some Grieving Parents

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