She eats in small portions, but eats often. I don't know whether to be concerned about her weight. She is a 100% breastfed baby and began solids at around 6 months. Help!!
Started by Janelle on 05/17/2009 in Moms Of Preemies
Last update on 04/19/2015 by Yvonne
my son was born at 35 weeks and 3 days he was a healthy six pounds but drop down 5 pounds 14 ounces we left the hospital. He is now 7 weeks old currently eats 3oz every 3 hours...
Started by Melissa on 04/16/2015 in Moms Of Preemies
Last update on 04/18/2015 by Sarah
I was just wondering how much your preemie weighed when he was able to come home from the NICU. my son was born jan. 16th at 2 pounds 5 ounces he was 32 weeks gestastion. he is...
Started by Jenna on 03/01/2010 in Moms Of Preemies
Last update on 04/16/2015 by LittleEngine
For example, he hates getting his clothes and/or diaper changed. He sometimes arches his back and throws himself back. If not being held, he will stand up and then throw himself...
Started by Barb on 04/03/2015 in Moms Of Preemies
Last update on 04/03/2015 by Barb
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 03/31/2015 by Missa
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
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
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 Carol
Hi everyone, I was admitted to the hospital on May 22 at 22+2 days gestation. Sparing you all the details, I had an abruption and needed some blood product transfusions. I have...
Started by Anna on 06/23/2016 in Moms Of Preemies
Last update on 07/04/2016 by AndreaL
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
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
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
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
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
My baby is still in the NICU. I expect to have him home at the beginning of January, '10. by then it will have been 4 months. But he is doing so good he may even get to come...
Started by Kelso on 11/10/2009 in Moms Of Preemies
Last update on 02/24/2015 by Brooklyn
I am 32 weeks and my Dr. gave me two steroid injections to help my baby, because she is going to be born at 36 weeks. I was wondering if anyone else had them that far out of...
Started by Nicole on 01/24/2010 in Moms Of Preemies
Last update on 06/14/2016 by Nicole
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
1st off BIG HEADS run in my family. So when my son came out with a big as melon I didn't think anything of it. I love his big-o dome head. But then his Dr. one day said that his...
Started by Veronica on 03/31/2010 in Moms Of Preemies
Last update on 09/19/2016 by Jenniferll