Nothing can really prepare you for parenthood; but for parents of premature babies the time to plan and the anticipation of a new arrival is dramatically interrupted. 701 more words
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Each and every one of us has our own personal story. Our stories of course may be quite different and our experiences unique, but for parents of premature babies our journey into parenthood will overlap and our experiences may be reassuringly similar. 250 more words
And NICUs are not cute.
I spent a good part of my life knowing virtually nothing about premature babies or NICUs so it comes as no surprise to me that while I am drowning in a sea of new information and terminology and struggling to understand and accept this new phase of life – not everyone really ‘gets it.’ 1,198 more words