August 2022 – After the NICU

Breastfeeding for preemie moms isn’t just hard in the NICU but it can even translate over into the post-NICU journey. As you are surrounded by moms putting their babies to breast with ease, your breastfeeding journey may look much different. It may be exclusively pumping around the clock or having no milk at all. Let go of the guilt and … Read More

August 2022 – Preemie Professional Highlight

Dia L. Michels Author and Publisher of Platypus Media, LLC “When you are 90% done, you are halfway there!” – Dia L. Michels PREEMIEWORLD: How long have you been working in your field? DIA: 30 Years PREEMIEWORLD: Why did you choose your current profession? DIA: When I was a student, I was taught that the pen was mightier than the … Read More

August 2022 – Preemie of the Month

Adult Preemie: Patrick Moran Gestation at birth: 23 weeks 3 months Days in the NICU: 3 months in NICU /2 months special care nursery Current age: 35 yrs old “Preemie Power!” – Patrick Moran Early birth: The cause of my early birth was because of a triple delivery . I was the lone survivor of triplets, one brother and one … Read More