Could your worry about your preemie be NICU PTSD? After battling high blood pressure most of her pregnancy, Ashley Hinton of Vernon, New Jersey heard her doctor say the words pregnant women dread: “We can’t help you here any longer.” With her daughter in distress, Ashley was rushed to a ... Read More about Is Your Preemie Mom Worry Normal or NICU PTSD?
When they were younger, I struggled to explain to my preemies why they were in the hospital much longer than I was and why most of their newborn photos are taken through an isolette. I wish I would have had an adorable resource like Ali Dunn's colorful book I was a Preemie Just Like You! Dunn ... Read More about Preemie Mom Book Club: I Was a Preemie Just Like You
Heidi Montgomery was one of the first moms to share her Preemie Mom Story on the blog. Her daughter, Elsie, was born at 26 weeks and spent 10 weeks in NICU. This week, her healthy, happy, bubbly miracle turned five years old. Heidi shared this beautiful reflection of how far they’ve come and yet ... Read More about My micropreemie at age five – Preemie Mom Story revisited
Were you looking forward to working out after you recovered from having your preemie? Whether your answer is "HECK YES!" or "HECK NO!," exercise can be just as beneficial for your mind as it is the body. In fact, I recently polled Preemie Mom Camp followers on Instagram and asked them about ... Read More about Working out after having a preemie
Preemie Mom Stories were by far the most read articles in 2017. However, these preemie mom tips and tricks were also highly read. Did you catch these tips during the year? 5. Four ways preemie moms can say no thanks to visitors Help from a friend or family member (with thoroughly-washed hands!) ... Read More about Top five read preemie mom articles in 2017