Ruth Schofield gave birth to a healthy baby girl but she made a mistake that led to her child's death 11 days later. Not knowing that she had Herpes Simplex Virus (HSV), she kissed her baby on the lips.
Jennifer, the baby, died shortly after the display of affection. Post-mortem showed that the HSV had spread all over her organs (brain, liver, kidneys, etc.) and on the last day, her tiny under-developed body just shut down.
The doctors in the hospital didn't know she had contracted a disease so they weren't able to save the infant.
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