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What Really Happened To Mighty Miles: Our NICU Nightmare Part 7.

A perfect day in the NICU is a rare blessing. It’s a small pause from the panic, the daily unknown, and the dread of multiple beeps on the monitor that make nurses and doctors run over and ask you to step aside for a moment. 833 more words

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What Really Happened To Mighty Miles: Our NICU Nightmare Part 6

“What we mostly try to do here, is try not to overstimulate. We want to keep it nice and quiet and calm for ECMO babies like Miles. 653 more words

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What Really Happened To Mighty Miles: Our NICU Nightmare Part 4

I should have been laying in my recovery room that Saturday, listening to family members from both sides go back and forth over who the baby looked like. 919 more words

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What Really Happened To Mighty Miles: Our NICU Nightmare Part 3.

I think some of the scariest words you can hear from a doctor are “I don’t know what’s wrong.” You don’t know?? How can you not know? 882 more words

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What Really Happened To Mighty Miles: Our NICU Nightmare Part 1.

A big take away from my 37 years on earth has been learning to know my body. I have learned how to shrink it, how to enlarge it, the exercise it likes, the amount of alcohol it can handle (for the most part), the clothes it can wear to not look gigantic, when it needs repairs, etc. 664 more words

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