03/31/2010 05:12 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

Duggars Talk Baby Josie's Health Problems

As if Josie Brooklyn Duggar's birth wasn't harrowing enough, after she arrived Dec. 10, nearly three months premature, her condition worsened just a week later.

Born at 25 weeks after mom Michelle was diagnosed with preeclampsia, Josie weighed only 1 lb., 6 oz. Eight days later, her bowel perforated, her parents Jim Bob and Michelle Duggar tell PEOPLE.

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