My daughter was 8 weeks premature, She is 10 months old ( 8 months corrected), She does not sit up on her own, crawl, walk, or hold her own bottle! She rolls & walks in her...
Started by Kayla on 10/10/2012 in Moms Of Preemies
Last update on 03/17/2015 by Rose
I just had my daughter 16 days ago (christmas =] ) and her gestational age was 33 and 4/7 weeks. She weighed 3 pounds 4.5 ounces and is now up to 3 pounds 14.6 ounces and...
Started by Britney on 01/10/2010 in Moms Of Preemies
Last update on 03/16/2015 by Carlamanueladossantoscouto
Hi Moms, Anyone scared to have a 2nd child after having a preemie as their 1st born? Did you have a preemie the 2nd time? I was told by Doctors that after you have a...
Started by Jen on 01/22/2010 in Moms Of Preemies
Last update on 03/11/2015 by Jahan
Hi all future parents. All pregnancies should be planned, because unplanned pregnancy is at greater risk of preterm birth and low birth weight. It's imperative for you to learn...
Started by Britney on 03/05/2015 in Moms Of Preemies
Last update on 03/05/2015 by Britney
My son was born early in October weighing 1lb 13oz. He has gotten approved for ssi benefits and has been getting $30 since he is in the hospital. He comes home Monday so will...
Started by Jasmine on 02/26/2015 in Moms Of Preemies
Last update on 02/26/2015 by Jasmine
I had a 32 week premie who had NEC (necrotizingentercolitis) and only had a 10% chance of living due to the diagnois, sex, and his race. At the same time there were about 6...
Started by Kisha on 08/27/2009 in Moms Of Preemies
Last update on 02/24/2015 by Sabrina Leigh
My daughter was born with a large Omphalocele. She had her surgery when she was 14 months old. Her Omphalocele was treated with triple dye to dry the skin until she was big...
Started by BOBBIE on 09/23/2010 in Moms Of Preemies
Last update on 02/24/2015 by Kate
My nine month old daughter was born at 34 weeks. She weighed 4lb's 16 oz. Her hips were dislocated. The Dr.'s immediately took her away to the NICU where she was intubated. She...
Started by Tamdonreynolds on 09/12/2011 in Moms Of Preemies
Last update on 02/24/2015 by Stacey
my daughter, courtney was 3 weeks and 6 days early and weighed 4lb 2oz and was born by emergency section
Started by Hayley on 02/13/2009 in Moms Of Preemies
Last update on 02/24/2015 by Elizabeth
My son was born at 32 weeks and is now 16 months old and he can't say any words or walk yet but he can stand on his own and last week my mom said he took 3 steps on his own but...
Started by Tammy on 04/08/2010 in Moms Of Preemies
Last update on 02/24/2015 by Raghavendra