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Bringing Your Preemie Home

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Graduation Day Congratulations! You have finally made it to NICU graduation day. No matter how long or short your stay in the NICU has been, graduation day is a BIG deal. One to celebrate …

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Tales of The Anti-Preemie

Sam entered this world way too small (just 1 pound 12 ounces) and way to early – but don’t tell him that!  He has been a force to be reckoned with from day one.  Now, Sam is a healthy and thriving tween with very little to show for his micro-preemie status.  It is with pride that I have named him the Anti-Preemie.

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