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Graduation:)

Brittle
  • By Brittle · Posted February 18, 2014
  • In At home (years 1-5) · 5 replies
  • We graduated from Physical Therapy and Occupational Therapy today! Testing out with flying colors in the ACTUAL age group(23 months actual age)! She has come such a long way from the teeny tiny sick little ...

my 33 week preemie is turning 1 year old

michele1913
  • By michele1913 · Posted February 17, 2014
  • In At home (years 1-5) · 1 reply
  • Hi y'all. My daughter Sophie is turning 1 next month...what a year have we had!! Reaching 1 year is a big step. Lil miss Sophie was born 33 wks. I had preeclampsia. She wad 2 pounds 14 ounces 15 3/4 ...

Slow weight gain

amandalyn
  • By amandalyn · Posted February 17, 2014
  • In Preemies with feeding issues · 6 replies
  • Hi everyone my little Jake is a former 26 weeker 2lb 2oz. He is almost two and is tiny, to me anyways. I work in a pediatric clinic as a nurse so I've seen full term babies his size at the same age but ...

Can't get past it - HELLP Syndrome and Preemie birth

hudsonsmomma
  • By hudsonsmomma · Posted February 17, 2014
  • In At home (years 1-5) · 19 replies
  • I'm not really sure where to start here. My son was born prematurely at 30 weeks due to me having sudden onset HELLP syndrome. I have been having such a hard time moving on, even after coming home. On ...

Let's Talk Poop

LittleMans_Mom
  • By LittleMans_Mom · Posted February 17, 2014
  • In At home (years 1-5) · 4 replies
  • Hello Mamas! My 33 weeker is now almost 2 years old...I can't believe how fast time has gone! My issue is this: my son is compeletly on solid food and has been since 18 months actual (ended last bottle ...

Dealing with child's small size

arthur78
  • By arthur78 · Posted February 17, 2014
  • In Open discussion · 9 replies
  • Hi everyone, I guess I am just looking for other mothers and fathers of preemies who feel similarly to myself. Or don't feel similarly and want to tell me to get over it. Like most preemies my baby is ...

Can anyone relate?

celticbutterfly
  • By celticbutterfly · Posted February 17, 2014
  • In At home (years 1-5) · 5 replies
  • I had twins at 28 weeks. 1 boy, 1 girl. My son is doing awesome, has a mouth full of teeth and eats very well. My daughter, not so much. She has reflux and has always had trouble eating. She vomits at ...

life after nicu

fallenmunchkin
  • By fallenmunchkin · Posted February 16, 2014
  • In Open discussion · 1 reply
  • To find out more about life after Duane's nicu journey go to www.facebook.com/duanelee(thelildogthatk eptonfighting ...

baby Cam

grandmacam2014
  • By grandmacam2014 · Posted February 16, 2014
  • In In the NICU/PICU · 7 replies
  • Hi this is new for me. My grandson Cameron was born @25 weeks 1/20/2014. He's my 1st grand babie and just at a lost of what to do. Mom and dad are young but trying to keep up. He has a brain bleed 2/3 ...

Please Help.! Doctors wants to give steroids but my baby is only 2pounds

scastro12
  • By scastro12 · Posted February 15, 2014
  • In In the NICU/PICU · 10 replies
  • My baby girl is a 27w, 520gr. Has PDA ligation 2 weeks after birth and have been for 3 weeks on the oscillator on moderate settings. They are telling us that they need to give her steroids, Isn't she ...

2 yr old not gaining weight

kluyster06
  • By kluyster06 · Posted February 14, 2014
  • In At home (years 1-5) · 9 replies
  • I had twins, boy and girl, at 27 weeks, my son is doing excellent, but my little girl is now 2 years old and only weighs 17 lbs. The doctor just now decided that she is at a crucial time period since ...

Siugr

nikkinz
  • By nikkinz · Posted February 14, 2014
  • In Open discussion · 15 replies
  • Hi I am 27 weeks pregnAnt with identical boys at 18 weeks I was diagnosed with TTtS , surgery a week later . Told at 18 weeks would lose little twin as very sick and tiny . He is a miracle and still fighting ...

tandem breastfeeding mommas??

AlexisMommy4_6
  • By AlexisMommy4_6 · Posted February 14, 2014
  • In At home (years 1-5) · 2 replies
  • just wondering if there are any moms that are currently or haave tandem breastfed? people look at me like im crazy ( i dont do it in public) i mean like family members, close friends. my son is almost ...

Zakhi update

zakhimmy
  • By zakhimmy · Posted February 13, 2014
  • In At home (years 1-5) · 5 replies
  • Zakhi is 30lbs around 32in he is doing very good he starts daycare next Thursday it's only 8 kids in a classroom. His favorite food is French fries lol. He knows his eyes ears nose and mouth. He sings ...

Growth ultrasound?

josiahsmama
  • By josiahsmama · Posted February 12, 2014
  • In Preemie pregnancy · 1 reply
  • Hello everyone! I am a mother of a 38 weeker (girl) born at 5lbs 14oz, a 32 weeker (boy) born at 4lbs 9oz, and a 23 weeker (girl) born at just under 1lb (didn't survive). I am now 27 wks pregnant with ...

Lost Faith

Rigs-MeeMee
  • By Rigs-MeeMee · Posted February 12, 2014
  • In In the NICU/PICU · 30 replies
  • Keranee (my grand daughter) was born Jan 17 at 26 weeks. She's now almost 4 weeks in the NICU and today they took out her vent. She's done good for two hours and blood gasses are where they should be ...

uterine rupture... coping with not being able to have more kids

JessicasMom16
  • By JessicasMom16 · Posted February 12, 2014
  • In At home (years 1-5) · 6 replies
  • I am a mom of three beautiful little girls, my oldest is 4.5 ( born full term) my second is 3 (27.5 weeker) and my third was just born at 33 weeks and will be three weeks old on Saturday. My third pregnancy ...

Any South African mommies?

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Possible CVI

God-gives-strength
  • By God-gives-strength · Posted February 12, 2014
  • In Open discussion · 2 replies
  • Hi, i am almost certain my little girl (9months /6 months adjusted) has CVI ... She will be having an MRI in 2 weeks and we will know then for sure but everything seems to point to it. Can anyone give ...

really???

jacksmomma11714
  • By jacksmomma11714 · Posted February 12, 2014
  • In In the NICU/PICU · 28 replies
  • I live in Indiana and at the hospital my son is at they provide a place for family's to stay if their child is in nicu. The only requirement is you have to live so far away and can only stay x amount ...

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