Category Archives: NICU

Turning grief into an opportunity to help others

Our lives were forever changed when our twin girls were born at 27 weeks on July 19, 2015. We struggled with infertility and were overjoyed to find out we were … Full Entry »

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Drew’s congenital diaphragmatic hernia (CDH) diagnosis

We sat in the low-lit room, both marveling and relieved to see our son’s little heartbeat. It was March 5, 2014, a date that changed our lives forever. As first … Full Entry »

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Trinity’s story: Left-sided congenital diaphragmatic hernia (CDH)

My husband and I discovered we were having twins at our first ultrasound of our first pregnancy. After the initial shock, we were simply elated to receive such a blessing. … Full Entry »

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TTTS: From South Carolina to Texas

On Feb. 23, 2016 my husband and I were happy to learn we were expecting twins. This was the very first set of twins for both sides of our families.

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Our spina bifida and fetal surgery story: Part 2

Read part 1 here. I tried to put the surgery out of my mind and focus on the logistics of moving to Houston. And that did help somewhat, but as … Full Entry »

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