Baby whose mom chose birth over chemo has died

This October 2013 family photo shows Carrie DeKlyen and husband Nick DeKlyen in Grand Rapids, Mich. Carrie DeKlyen, who sacrificed the chance to prolong her life to give birth to her sixth child, Life Lynne DeKlyen, died Sept. 9, 2017. DeKlyen declined the treatment for her brain cancer, since it would have meant ending her pregnancy. Her daughter Life Lynn, died Wednesday Sept. 20, 2017, at University of Michigan Hospital in Ann Arbor. (Michelle Werkema/Courtesy of Sonya Nelson via AP, File)

DETROIT (AP) — The baby born of a Michigan woman who chose to forgo chemotherapy to give birth to the child has died, a relative said Thursday.



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