Moms of Preemies

This group is for all moms who had a premature baby.

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Episodes

My daughter was born at 28 weeks last week I gave birth she's been good up until yesterday now she having episodes all day has any one gone through this

Started by Jeanette on 09/07/2015 in Moms Of Preemies

Last update on 09/07/2015 by Jeanette

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Fear of having another premature baby.

I had my daughter, Ella, at 33 weeks gestation, due to preeclampsia. Previously, I had a miscarriage at 8 weeks. I am so scared that I will either have another miscarriage, or...

Started by Monica on 09/11/2009 in Moms Of Preemies

Last update on 08/28/2015 by Kenyatta

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Survey for Mom's of Preemies

The organization I oversee is working on setting up programs for mothers of preemies and we need your feedback. The survey is completely anonymous and your feedback would be...

Started by Sandy on 08/25/2015 in Moms Of Preemies

Last update on 08/25/2015 by Sandy

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My son has Horner's Syndrome

They have to do an MRI next week, and he has to go under general anesthesia for it, has anyone had any experience with this Syndrome? Anyone heard of a child with it and their...

Started by Katie on 12/12/2008 in Moms Of Preemies

Last update on 08/23/2015 by PJones

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How long does jaundice last?

My little boy was born at 35 weeks and had jaundice. He went in for photo therapy to help get rid of it. It's been about 6 weeks since he went in and while the jaundice looks...

Started by Kimberly on 07/22/2009 in Moms Of Preemies

Last update on 08/15/2015 by Christopherpwright

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Diffuse Cerebral Atrophy

I had my first baby at 26w5days. He weighed just a little over 2 pounds. Now, 94 days later we are still in the NICU. The only reason we aren't home is because he is having...

Started by Chaille on 01/13/2011 in Moms Of Preemies

Last update on 08/04/2015 by Shayanne

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spastic dialpliga mild cp. so worried :(

Hi, comments would help greatly my 29 Weeker was born at 3pound 2oz and is now 26months old 23 corrected. My daughter is cute as a button but still cannot wlk took her a...

Started by Saoirse on 08/01/2015 in Moms Of Preemies

Last update on 08/01/2015 by Saoirse

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Prematurity and disabilities

Having a premature child is enough to worry about having a premature child with disabilities is even harder this a link of my sons story and i would love feed back and support...

Started by Jacqueline on 07/30/2015 in Moms Of Preemies

Last update on 07/31/2015 by Jacqueline

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Feeding schedule for my 3mo

My daughter was born at 34w at 5lbs she is now 11lbs and I ep and she eats about 4oz. Is this the right amount to be giving her? And my other question is. How much did your 34...

Started by User on 01/21/2015 in Moms Of Preemies

Last update on 07/26/2015 by Missmiss

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Severe BPD...looking for hope

To recap Natalie's story I pPROMd at 15 weeks and had low fluid during the time of critical lung development. We made it to 33w3d but her lungs are like those of a much younger...

Started by Jennifer on 06/07/2010 in Moms Of Preemies

Last update on 07/19/2015 by Tyewonderp

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HELP! Nausea and Vomiting during pregnancy

Hi Moms and soon to be moms, I'm wondering if you could share some feedback about your Nausea and Vomiting during Pregnancy. I've got a 6-question survey and afterwards there...

Started by Cvaykovich on 07/14/2015 in Moms Of Preemies

Last update on 07/14/2015 by Cvaykovich

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Anyone's baby come home on a feeding tube?

My baby was born at 29 W 5 Days and weighed 870 grams. She spent 80 days in the hospital and was finally released, but on a feeding tube. She didn't do much bottling in the...

Started by Christina on 03/02/2010 in Moms Of Preemies

Last update on 07/12/2015 by Gauri

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Chromosome 16

hi my name is Liza live in NY. Both my boys and I were diagnosed with chromosome 16 what that means, still don't have a clear definition for it. The only thing I see is that my...

Started by Liza on 06/28/2015 in Moms Of Preemies

Last update on 06/28/2015 by Liza

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Chromosome 16

hi my name is Liza live in NY. Both my boys and I were diagnosed with chromosome 16 what that means, still don't have a clear definition for it. The only thing I see is that my...

Started by Liza on 06/28/2015 in Moms Of Preemies

Last update on 06/28/2015 by Liza

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Birth weight vs weight at 4 months.... normal???

I had twins born at 34 weeks via C-section baby A was 8 pounds 5 ounces baby B was 4 pounds 14 ounces now they're almost 4 months old and I would say they are both each about 15...

Started by Stephanie on 05/31/2016 in Moms Of Preemies

Last update on 05/31/2016 by Stephanie

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Gifts Back to NICUs

Hi All, I'm wondering if anyone has given any special gifts back to their NICU that they might recommend? Gifts for the nurses or for current/future preemie families? We gift...

Started by AP on 04/12/2016 in Moms Of Preemies

Last update on 04/12/2016 by Heather

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My baby born 15 weeks early.

Hello my baby was born 15 early and has pvl cyst on white matter left side. He us now 10 months and still can't hold his head up right, has tight muscle tone and not reaching or...

Started by Carmen on 03/26/2016 in Moms Of Preemies

Last update on 04/06/2016 by Sarah

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Moms of preemies

My baby is a premature 7mths old and is not turning over, why is that?

Started by Shivanna on 03/04/2016 in Moms Of Preemies

Last update on 03/04/2016 by Sarah

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Is the hospital at fault??

My son Cayden was born early at 31 wks. He weighed 3 lbs 6 oz he was completely healthy he was just early he didn't have no breathing tubes or nothing only a feeding tube until...

Started by Danielleprince0612 on 05/18/2016 in Moms Of Preemies

Last update on 05/31/2016 by Danielleprince0612

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making breathing treatments less scary

did u know that a few diff companies make a pacifier that releases the smoke from the treatment right under their nose while they are sucking on the binky?? neat right. i just...

Started by Audrianna5091 on 03/06/2016 in Moms Of Preemies

Last update on 04/05/2016 by Audrianna5091

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Coping

Im having a hard time. Trying to understand why my daughter came at 29 weeks. She didnt need to be on a ventilator but now they are treating her sispectedly for NEC. My heart...

Started by Joanna on 11/08/2015 in Moms Of Preemies

Last update on 11/11/2015 by Liz

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Not sitting, crawling or holding his bottle

Hi, I'm a first time mom and had my son at 34 weeks 4.14oz and I've never been around anyone else that had kids that were preemies. I'm feeling pretty loss on trying to get my...

Started by Rebecca on 10/11/2015 in Moms Of Preemies

Last update on 10/13/2015 by Sarah

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Car seat test

My baby was born at 34 weeks and 4 days i was induced because i was ruptured and having contractions my baby weighed 4lbs 2oz. Hes now 4lbs. 11oz and doing very well eating on...

Started by Irene on 05/01/2016 in Moms Of Preemies

Last update on 05/18/2016 by Danielleprince0612

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Similac Neosure for sale, exp 03.2017

Hi! :) I have 3 unopened cans of Similac Neosure for sale. I can ship if necessary. I'm from Princeton, NJ (zip: 08540) please email me if your'e interested: anat.et at gmail.com

Started by Anat on 04/06/2016 in Moms Of Preemies

Last update on 04/07/2016 by Sarah

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Episodes

My daughter was born at 28 weeks last week I gave birth she's been good up until yesterday now she having episodes all day has any one gone through this

Started by Jeanette on 09/07/2015 in Moms Of Preemies

Last update on 11/11/2015 by Liz

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Does your preemie have a lazy eye?

My daughter was born at 33 weeks gestational age she was 4lbs 2oz she was vary healthy during her who life until around when she was 6 months old i noticed her left eye turned...

Started by Nicole on 03/01/2010 in Moms Of Preemies

Last update on 03/15/2010 by Rebecca

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My 29 week preemie

my little boy was born 11 weeks early,,i woke early with contractions my partner drove us to the nearest hospital,,70 kms away,,it was the longest drive,,the hospital is in a...

Started by Tracey on 02/24/2009 in Moms Of Preemies

Last update on 11/22/2014 by Evie

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Has anyone dealt with STRIDOR in babies?

My daughter is 1 month old now, her first 2 weeks being spent in NICU. When she was there she was diagnosed with stridor. I did not fel comfortable with it in the hospital, and...

Started by Tasha on 11/16/2009 in Moms Of Preemies

Last update on 04/27/2016 by Joana

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Preemies and Colic.. HELP!!

Delete Are you sure? Yes | No Edit Started by You (9:23 am) (no moms have responded yet) My boy was born 12 weeks early. He cries and cries all night and part of the day. I'm...

Started by Robin on 06/10/2009 in Moms Of Preemies

Last update on 06/16/2016 by Kaija

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Obstetric Cholestasis

Hi, I am interested in hearing from Mums who had obstetric cholestasis - especially if you have had it in two or more pregnancies. I had cholestasis from about 33 weeks with...

Started by Anna on 04/03/2009 in Moms Of Preemies

Last update on 06/04/2013 by Michelle

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Help Needed for Gassy Baby

My poor baby is suffering from being gassy now all the time after a feeding despite being burped often. He is also stooling less but when he does it's huge. It has just hit...

Started by Lyris on 02/15/2010 in Moms Of Preemies

Last update on 05/27/2012 by Claudia

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Born at 34 weeks and 6 days

I went into labor 5 times between 28 weeks and 33 weeks and finally got induced at 34 weeks.. Justin Elijah was born weighing 5 pounds and 2 ozs. He didn't have anything...

Started by Erica on 09/29/2009 in Moms Of Preemies

Last update on 12/30/2013 by Amanda-Beth

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Getting induced at 34 weeks

My water broke at 26 weeks and I am now 31 weeks 3 days and have been in the hospital ever since. They will not let me leave until after i deliver. They are going to induce by...

Started by Amber on 02/08/2010 in Moms Of Preemies

Last update on 05/10/2016 by Illesha

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How long was your premature baby in NICU?

I was wondering how long everyone's babies were in the NICU. My son was born at 34 weeks and we have been here for 15 days so far. I feel like we should be discharged soon....

Started by Amanda on 07/05/2009 in Moms Of Preemies

Last update on 12/15/2015 by Mellia

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Water broke at 26 weeks

My water broke Jan. 2nd at 26 weeks but I have not gone into labor yet. I am now 28 weeks and have been in the hospital for 2 weeks and they are keeping me until I deliver. Or...

Started by Amber on 01/16/2010 in Moms Of Preemies

Last update on 05/20/2016 by Sarah