At high school and beyond (years 13+)

Connect with others raising preemies in the high school years and beyond, and share information and support.


Are premies at risk of having Fibromyalgia later in life

  • By lorilail · New reply October 6, 2013
  • 3 replies
  • My son is 19 and he was born at 26 weeks his friends all think he is a hypocondriac because he is always hurting his pain began about 2 years ago although Drs say there is nothing wrong. I really don't ...

Long term effects on surviving twins of TTS

  • By Twims98 · New reply February 25, 2013
  • 13 replies
  • My daughters were the product of a 32 week gestation with twin to twin tranfusion. I am blessed to have happy relatively healthy 14 year old identical twin teenage girls. I understand that this is not ...

Grown up preemie

  • By bsuecannon · New reply February 4, 2013
  • 21 replies
  • I'm curious if there are any parents of preemies that are teenagers now? My Cody was born at 25 weeks weighing 1 lb 14 oz. He is doing really well, but there are still some issues in his life that I think ...


  • By Carsto95 · New reply October 9, 2012
  • 4 replies
  • Hello, my twins were born at 27 weeks, they are 15 years old now. One twin was born blind in one eye and wears a prosthetic eye. Her eye never developed. Her one seeing eye has nystagmus. Her vision is ...

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