July 2021 – Preemie Support

Organization: Today is a Good Day Founder: Martha and Paul Sharkey Established: 2014 Outreach: National Website: https://www.todayisagoodday.org/ Today is a Good Day provides personal and financial support for any family who experiences the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit. In July 2010, Martha and Paul Sharkey were thrilled to learn they were pregnant and starting a family. A few weeks later, they … Read More

July 2021 – PreemieWorld Tag

Preemie Aadvik Lijin Aadvik was born at 29 weeks, 5 days and weighed 1.5 kgs.  He spent 30 days in the NICU. Today, Aadvik is 7 months old (5 months corrected).  Aadvik loves to roll over and is almost crawling. He is also making full efforts to sit all by himself these days. He loves to mimic and is melting … Read More

July 2021 – After the NICU

Not all preemies who were born early will need early intervention, but they are at risk for many conditions that make them eligible for early intervention. What is early intervention and what types of interventions are offered? Early Intervention: Early intervention is a group of federally funded programs carried out by by each individual state in the U.S. and in … Read More