PREEMIE UPDATE: Isaac Nathaniel

In our March edition of our Preemie Family newsletter we learned about 25-week preemie Isaac Nathaniel Lalunio.  He was born at 1 lb. 4 oz. and spent 10 months and 22 days in the NICU before being discharged to home.  Read more in an update by his mother, Consuelo, below.  by Consuelo, Mother to Isaac   Isaac finally came home on February 25, 2014 after being in the NICU for 10 months and 22 days. … Read More


In our November edition of our Preemie Family newsletter we learned about Joy Margaret Degl, who was born at 23 weeks and weighed in at 1 lb 4 oz., and was in the NICU for 121 days before going home. Read more in an update by her mother, Jennifer, below.  by Jennifer Degl, Joy’s Mother & Author of From Hope to Joy My pregnancy with Joy was difficult from the start. After having three healthy boys and two miscarriages in … Read More

PREEMIE UPDATE: Derrick & Dominick Hanneman

In our April edition of our Preemie Family newsletter we learned about the Hanneman Twins – Derrick & Dominick, who were born at 33 weeks and 5 days, with Derrick weighing 5 lb. 12 oz. and who spent 30 days in the NICU and Dominick weighing 3 lbs 11 oz and who passed away after 22 days due to Necrotizing Enterocolitis (NEC).   Read more … Read More