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A space for moms with little NICU warriors. Born before 37 weeks with a stay in the NICU. Because sometimes you just need someone else to GET IT.

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Neosure

Did anyone’s NICU want you to fortify your breast milk with 24 cal (Neosure)? They sent me home with a can but Im kind of confused overall. The NICU used a different version of the fortifier it was in a packet and said human milk fortifier (Similac). What I was sent home with is actual formula. I was given a formula...

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30 weeker who is now 37 and no longer have milk.

I originally didn’t want to breast feed for personal reasons, my son came early so I wanted to do what I could for him. I was producing a lot and now as the weeks have gone by has gotten less and less to the point the doctor said I’ve dried out. I didn’t realize how much it would bother me. But I wish I would be abl...

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J in Weight regulation

24-26 weeker

I'm looking to hear from moms who had 24-26 weekers and how their kiddos are doing. I'm preparing myself for the worst case of needing my daughter out soon (24w4d) although it's hard to say when she will need out. She's also measuring very small, like my son was. She's currently happily kicking me and heart rate is ...

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HIE Awareness Month!

Im guessing that this group is for all NICU families despite the groups description... after all, 50% of NICU babies are born full term. Despite this, an overwhelming majority of resources directed towards NICU families are centered around premature birth, I digress. It's HIE Awareness month, so I wanted to share so...

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1st birthday 🥳🎂

It’s been a year already🥹 my little 1lb9oz baby is 1 today how has that happend🥹❤️

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