Category Archives: Guest Post

A Difficult Diagnosis: My Story At Texas Children’s Pavilion For Women

I found out I was expecting my third child in August 2012. We were absolutely delighted, having experienced a pregnancy loss earlier in the year. We had two boys and felt in … Full Entry »

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Our Miracle Baby: Born Prematurely At 1 Pound, 13 Ounces

My miracle baby, Christian, was born at 30 weeks gestation weighing 1 pound, 13 ounces. He spent the first 251 days of life in the neonatal intensive care unit (NICU) … Full Entry »

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Donate Breast Milk, Save A Baby’s Life

October is Pregnancy and Infant Loss Awareness month. Most of us understand that blood donors save lives. Besides saving the lives of our grandparents, friends and neighbors, blood donors save … Full Entry »

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Unexpected Joys Found In 9-Week Stay At Texas Children’s Pavilion For Women

On New Year’s Eve, while the rest of the city was celebrating 2014, I ended up in the Women’s Specialty Unit at Texas Children’s Pavilion for Women with a 26-week … Full Entry »

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A Double Miracle: One Family Fights Breast Cancer And A Heart Transplant

Our story began even before we heard the devastating news about our baby. I was diagnosed with breast cancer at 8 weeks gestation. Upon receiving the diagnosis, I began traveling … Full Entry »

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