NICU Survival Kit: What to Give a Family with a Baby in the NICU
Having a baby in the hospital NICU can be a very trying experience for the baby's family. A NICU Survival Kit is the perfect gift for a family waiting for their baby to leave the NICU.
People are helping premature babies by crocheting tiny octopuses. The tentacles are thought to mimic the feel of an umbilical cord, and babies who cuddle an octo are less likely to pull out their monitors and tubes. When hospitals that participate in the Octo Project noted an increase in the overall health of their preemies, volunteers around the world began flooding them with donations. Source Source 2 Source 3
Breastfeeding a premature baby - Love and Breast Milk
Breastfeeding a premature baby is a very different story form breastfeeding a full-term baby. Here's a guide to what you can expect on this journey.
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That pretty well sums up my last pregnancy!
Can I Afford A Baby? 4 Simple Tips to Get Prepared
Wondering if you can afford a baby? Many think it's expensive to have a baby, especially in the first year. Here are 4 simple tips to save money.
Preemie Milestones - Learn how to adjust your baby's age to get a true sense of where he or she should be in development. Visit www.HealthyChildren.org. #preemie #premature #NICU
10 Things That Happen to You When Your Baby Is In the NICU
This article about what it feels like for your baby to be in the NICU is so so true. Brought back all the memories.