Today is National Registered Dietitian Nutritionist Day and we want to share a little information with you about what a Dietitian does in the NICU, and their amazing role in caring for premature and full term critically ill babies. Helping fragile NICU babies grow bigger and stronger is an interdisciplinary… Read more about What Does a Dietitian Do?
As some of you might know I’m a Program Facilitator for NICU Helping Hands. I work at Harris Methodist in Downtown Fort Worth, where I have been dedicated to supporting NICU families there since December of 2016. My son Marshall was admitted to the NICU in 2013 following an emergency… Read more about From Preemie to Program Facilitor
When you first find out you are pregnant, you usually tell your spouse/significant other, family and friends. It’s a joyous occasion that begins a purchasing frenzy unlike any other! You begin to receive blankets, stuffed animals, and even onesies. There might even be a cherished article of clothing that has… Read more about Preemie Clothes
As a young girl I often played with Barbies and baby dolls as most girls do; however unlike most children, if one of those baby dolls was smaller than the rest I naturally gravitated towards them. I would affectionately refer to it as a Preemie. After all. I was a… Read more about Early Bird