PREEMIE UPDATE: Etienne Gould-Nunan

In our May edition of our Preemie Family newsletter we learned about Etienne Gould-Nunan, who was born at 26 weeks, weighed in at 558 grams and was in the NICU for 138 days before going home. Read more in an update by his mother, Carmen, below.  by Carmen Gould, Etienne’s Mother They call it the honeymoon period. Those first hours after a very premature baby is awakened from his warm and shadowy world. Born at 26 weeks gestation … Read More

PREEMIE UPDATE: Charlie Allene Wood

In our April edition of our Preemie Family newsletter we learned about Charlie Allene Wood, who was born at 26 weeks, weighed in at 790 grams and was in the NICU for 89 days before going home. Read more in an update by her mother, Rebecca, below.  by Rebecca Wood, Charlie’s Mother Charlie’s NICU stay went as well as anyone could have hoped for. Things were rough in the beginning but quickly smoothed out. I became accustomed to … Read More


In our March edition of our Preemie Family newsletter we learned about Samuel Shine, who was born at 26 4/7 weeks, weighed in at 1 lbs 2 oz. and was in the NICU for 101 days before going home. Read more in an update by his mother, Stephanie, below. by Stephanie, Samuel’s Mother Sam was born 14 weeks early weighing only 1 pound 2 ounces. He had a difficult course which included 7 … Read More