Tag Archives: NICU

My NICU story inspired me to become a nurse

  In 2012, at 25 weeks pregnant with my fourth child, I received terrifying news – he needed to be delivered immediately. My preeclampsia had rapidly progressed to eclampsia, and … Full Entry »

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Guide to the NICU

Originally published by Lisa Treleaven on Nov. 17, 2014 on her blog Yes, This I Know. If our sweet girl June had been born on her actual due date last … Full Entry »

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“We are all connected at the heart.”

Photo by Julie Soefer A little background … My wife Rachel and I fell in love and dated long distance (Houston to Detroit) for just over a year before we … Full Entry »

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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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