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Piercing a new born baby's ears

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i live in minneapolis and would like to get my daughter's ears pierced in the hospital immediately after she's born, but my midwife told me today they no longer do that - it is a long-time tradition and i would hate to pass it over. any ideas on how/where i may get this done? i have the newborn earrings already (a gift from my peruvian family) and am wondering if i shouldn't just do it myself.


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