My biggest problem I have had to deal with since having a preemie is that I felt that my pregnancy was cheated. I loved being pregnant, I loved feeling the baby move around,...
Started by Marin on 01/26/2009 in Moms Of Preemies
Last update on 01/26/2009 by Missy
Started by Crissey on 01/22/2009 in Moms Of Preemies
Last update on 01/26/2009 by Kelly
My son was born 9 weeks early weighing 2lbs 10.5oz!!! He is now 17 months old and he cant walk or even stand up unless he is holding on to someones hands!!! My problem is i have...
Started by Melanie on 01/13/2009 in Moms Of Preemies
Last update on 01/26/2009 by Tara
Was your second baby born early as well? If so, was he/she earlier or later than your first preemie? Did you have any complications? Updates? Thanks!
Started by Karen on 01/22/2009 in Moms Of Preemies
Last update on 01/25/2009 by Cyndi
My daughter was born at 33 weeks, she weighed 3 pds, 13 oz . she came home 2 weeks later, never needing any oxygen, etc. while at the hospital. Now she is a week away from 6...
Started by Marissa on 01/05/2009 in Moms Of Preemies
Last update on 01/25/2009 by Rachel
Okay, I had a horrible experience today with an eye doctor who didn't even realize a) my baby girl was a female, and b) that she was a twin! He gave her eye drops that endanger...
Started by Kimberly on 01/13/2009 in Moms Of Preemies
Last update on 01/24/2009 by Larissa
Hi my little boy Bailey was born at 29 weeks weighing in at 2 pound 14 ounces. Ever since he was born he has had problem after problem. He has had 3 blood transfusions about...
Started by Amy on 01/19/2009 in Moms Of Preemies
Last update on 01/23/2009 by Amy
Started by Marie on 01/12/2009 in Moms Of Preemies
Last update on 01/23/2009 by Susan
I had placental abruption with my first Avery, She was 34 weeks and 6 days and i started gushing blood i didnt know it was blood at first so i rean to the bathroom and sat on...
Started by Lindsay on 01/20/2009 in Moms Of Preemies
Last update on 01/23/2009 by Meredith
I delivered at 31 weeks due to HELLP Syndrome. She was 2 lbs. 7 oz and was in the NICU for 6 weeks. She's doing great and seems to be getting bigger, better and stronger every...
Started by Gina on 01/11/2009 in Moms Of Preemies
Last update on 01/22/2009 by Katie
Hello I thought I'd add a link to this great book, Preemie The Explorer: The Little Rocket Who Took Off Too Soon. It's fun, exciting, and great for preemies who are reaching...
Started by Candace on 02/19/2014 in Moms Of Preemies
Last update on 02/19/2014 by Candace
Hi everyone, 2 years ago I gave birth to my son via emergency c-section, 2 months early. We spent 30 days in the NICU and I'm so glad to say that my now almost 2 year old is...
Started by Jessica on 03/21/2013 in Moms Of Preemies
Last update on 03/25/2013 by Jessica
my daughter was born at 30 weeks 2lbs 0ozs.shes a few days shy of 14 months old now and a couple weeks away from her adjusted age of 12months and still has yet to walk.shes been...
Started by Sarah on 09/04/2013 in Moms Of Preemies
Last update on 09/25/2013 by Raminder
Hi, I'm currently 30 weeks and 4 days pregnant, and I have been on bedrest since 27 weeks. I am having a hard time staying down because I have to chase around my 2 1/2 year old....
Started by Kellie on 04/07/2013 in Moms Of Preemies
Last update on 04/29/2013 by Leah
My son was born at 26 weeks weighing 1lb and 11 oz he is in the NICU and it is very hard already!! Its only been 3 days but so far he is doing great!! The second day they took...
Started by Jasmine on 05/17/2013 in Moms Of Preemies
Last update on 06/16/2013 by Jasmine
Two weeks ago my water broke and I was put on bed rest in the hospital. I am now 29 weeks and wondering what the probability is that I will make it to the doctor's goal of 34...
Started by Liz on 04/15/2013 in Moms Of Preemies
Last update on 05/02/2013 by Bri Lee
I'm 24 weeks and my water broke a week ago, was rushed to NICU hospital about 30 mins away from where I live. I wasn't in any pain, they gave me steroids, antibiotics, and...
Started by Bri Lee on 03/14/2013 in Moms Of Preemies
Last update on 05/03/2013 by Bri Lee
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 11/20/2013 by Sandra
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 4 days ago by Andrea
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 12/18/2013 by Shannon
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 03/03/2014 by Katey
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 02/04/2014 by James