Why this blog is important to me

Why this blog is important to me

I got asked this the other day “Why do you write 2 blogs every week?” They went on to tell me that they love my blog but it must be really time consuming to write 2 blogs every week which then got them thinking of the follow up question of “How do you find the time to...
Famous preemie parents – how many did you know?

Famous preemie parents – how many did you know?

The famous preemie blog was really interesting to research and it got me thinking about famous preemie parents. They are in a position on social media to raise awareness about premature babies, what goes on in the NICU, the battles these little fighters face and the...
September is NICU awareness month

September is NICU awareness month

This month is NICU awareness month so I wanted to share my journey. My first experience with the NICU was being pushed through the doors feet first on a hospital bed by two support staff. It was late at night and he ward had been incredibly busy. The nurses had been...
Causes of babies being born prematurely

Causes of babies being born prematurely

Many will never know the reason for their baby being born prematurely. It happens spontaneously or there may be no reason as to why a baby is in distress, they just are. This can be really hard to accept. We live in an age where we continually seek answers and are...
Preemie history and how much has changed

Preemie history and how much has changed

Modern medicine is amazing and the dedicated people in this field are doing an incredible job at saving so many lives. I am not sure from when ‘modern medicine’ is considered to date from but it would seem that it is really recently that premature babies had any...