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Stage 3 IVH Hope

Eyes1005
  • By Eyes1005 · New reply 12:58 am
  • Discussion in Preemie hope · 3 replies
  • Hello Everyone Its been a while since I've been on here but I just wanted to update everyone on my daughter. For those of you who didn't know my story I had a daughter born at 35 weeks weighing 3lbs 5oz ...

My daughter is a extremely picky eater

dame2k
  • By dame2k · Posted yesterday at 11:57 pm
  • Discussion in At school (years 6-12) · 0 replies
  • I have 9 yo boy/girl twins. They were born at 25 weeks and 3 days weighing 1 lb 11 and 1 lb 13. They spent 4 1/2 months in the nicu. They are true miracles. Yes, they both have delays and IEPS, but nothing ...

the jet ventilator

mom-at-2014
  • By mom-at-2014 · New reply yesterday at 11:19 pm
  • Discussion in Open discussion · 2 replies
  • my 25 weeker is now 32 weeks and is still on the jet ventilator. he had 2 failed extubations. im worried now, people have been saying their babies hve paralyzed throats and cannot speak. anybody have ...

Victor

jamiems
  • By jamiems · Posted yesterday at 11:19 pm
  • Discussion in Introduce your very important preemie (VIP) · 0 replies
  • Hi All, I'm Jamie, 29 year old mother to Victor. Victor was delivered at 33 weeks 5 days via emergency C-section on March 4, 2014. This was due to Pre-E and HELLP Syndrome. He weighed 3 pounds 1 ounce ...

Recommendations

blankenship5214
  • By blankenship5214 · New reply yesterday at 10:00 pm
  • Discussion in At home (years 1-5) · 6 replies
  • Hi all, possible big move in our future at the end of the summer to a suburb of Las Vegas. Looking for recommendations on hospitals, drs- and what specialty you see them for, groups, programs, anything ...

Reflex-what are the symptoms?

skhan011
  • By skhan011 · New reply yesterday at 5:34 pm
  • Discussion in Preemies with feeding issues · 2 replies
  • HI, I would like to know what are the symptoms for preemies having reflex? Can anyone share? Thanks ...

Subchorionic hematoma and short cervix

jessdcary
  • By jessdcary · New reply yesterday at 2:56 pm
  • Discussion in Preemie pregnancy · 5 replies
  • I went in for a follow up scan today and much to my surprise my cervical length was only measuring 2.5 cm it should be 3-5 cm I also have a subchronic hematoma which is measuring 8.5cm x 6 I have a massive ...

jet ventilator

mom-at-2014
  • By mom-at-2014 · Posted yesterday at 2:00 pm
  • Discussion in In the NICU/PICU · 0 replies
  • my 25 weeker just turned 32 weeks today. He is still on the jet ventilator and has been with it for about 5 weeks now. He had numerous hurdles and still battling this fight with his lungs. He just recovered ...

Preemie Grunting, Moaning, pushing with hands

skhan011
  • By skhan011 · New reply yesterday at 1:33 pm
  • Discussion in In the NICU/PICU · 8 replies
  • Hi, I have a preemie who is 36 weeks in two days. She non stops grunts, moans, twists turns fights with hands when she is about to fall asleep and also when she is tube feeding. these gestures and signs ...

help

chadlin
  • By chadlin · Posted yesterday at 12:45 pm
  • Discussion in Preemie hope · 0 replies
  • My son doctor just told me that my son brain is telling him move but his body won't move. That was said when I asked “ why when I put him on his back he screams and cries?" have any of you heard anything ...

Breastfeeding vs. Bottle feeding

Dupree85
  • By Dupree85 · New reply yesterday at 12:17 pm
  • Discussion in In the NICU/PICU · 2 replies
  • My 25 weeker is now 34 weeks and she just started bottle feeding two days ago. I started her on the breast first and she latched on but she didn't care to suck. Well she sucked down a bottle completely ...

Preemie Head Growth

ajk611
  • By ajk611 · New reply yesterday at 12:11 pm
  • Discussion in Open discussion · 3 replies
  • My little one was born at 30 weeks 6 days and spent 38 days in the NICU. About 3 weeks in to her stay they decided to do a head ultra sound and found that she had a small IVH with mildly enlarged ventricles ...

2 vessel cords

Bisenblitter
  • By Bisenblitter · New reply yesterday at 10:00 am
  • Discussion in Preemie pregnancy · 1 reply
  • Hi I just found out yesterday my baby has a 2 vessel cord. Until yesterday I have never even heard of such. I am completely freaking out reading everything online about it and I really don't even know ...

2 vessel cords

Bisenblitter
  • By Bisenblitter · Posted April 23, 2014
  • Discussion in Preemie pregnancy · 0 replies
  • Hi I just found out yesterday my baby has a 2 vessel cord. Until yesterday I have never even heard of such. I am completely freaking out reading everything online about it and I really don't even know ...

having a "normal" pregnancy after micro preemie is it possible :(

k123q
  • By k123q · New reply April 23, 2014
  • Discussion in At home (years 1-5) · 4 replies
  • Hi momma's , I haven't posted on here for sometime now been very busy . My daughter is a former 23 weeker my doctors never really gave me a good explanation to why I went into pre-term labor. The only ...

Micropreemie moms

Hopesmommy2014
  • By Hopesmommy2014 · New reply April 23, 2014
  • Discussion in In the NICU/PICU · 26 replies
  • My daughter was born at 23 weeks and 2 day, they told me to never compare other babies with mine, but would anyone with 23 weekers give me some in site on your baby and how long they stayed in the hospital ...

Breastfeeding preemie. What to expect?

Dupree85
  • By Dupree85 · New reply April 23, 2014
  • Discussion in In the NICU/PICU · 8 replies
  • My preemie will start breastfeeding next week. Would should I expect ...

Therapy

arthur78
  • By arthur78 · New reply April 23, 2014
  • Discussion in Open discussion · 5 replies
  • Hi everyone, Hope everyone is doing well. We have our first real therapy session later this week. We had our paperwork meeting last week, and the therapist is a super nice lady. I am just trying to get ...

Reg Stem cells for Preemies

sumathij
  • By sumathij · New reply April 23, 2014
  • Discussion in 33-36 week preemies · 2 replies
  • Hello All, We took stem cell banking for our preemie born at 36 weeks(with growth showing only 33 weeks). We got the report today which says that the cord blood amount is pretty low, not matching with ...

Feeding my preemie

ethansmomii
  • By ethansmomii · New reply April 23, 2014
  • Discussion in Open discussion · 7 replies
  • At 10 wks I was feeding my 29 weeker rice cereal in his milk just 1/2 a tsp for every oz. then at 14 wks I was already putting flavor in his formula by mixing half a jar (1oz) of apples in his milk at ...