Little Ladybug Becky

It was hours after my daughter’s premature birth. My in-laws swooped in the next morning, having traveled several hours to see their new preemie granddaughter.  In hand, my mother in-law brought a set of preemie girl clothes. I was still trying to grapple with my daughter being here already, how to use a breast pump (not a pro at first, … Read More

PAID RESEARCH: Preemie Parent Opportunity

PreemieWorld was contacted by Christine Grippi, RN, MS, CNS seeking preemie parents for a research study.   IMPORTANT NOTE:  The researcher is seeking families where the baby is within the first year after delivery. Overview: Christine Grippi, RN, MS, CNS is a clinical nurse specialist who has worked in Peds/NICU for over 35 years and is interested in learning about what it … Read More

Preemies Should Not Be Left Behind

Preemies Should Not Be Left Behind   by Deb Discenza, PreemieWorld Everyday as the Leader of the Inspire Preemie Community I talk about trusting one’s gut when it comes to a preemie’s challenges either medical, developmental or educational. I impart that lesson with street cred that can only come from being there and doing that. I was that parent and … Read More