Category: Prematurity

We’re thankful for you

We’re thankful for you

Here at News Moms Need, we’re grateful for so many things this year--especially all of you. Thanks so much to all of you who helped us make this year’ ...
The NICU–what you need to know

The NICU–what you need to know

Having a baby admitted to the NICU can be frightening and confusing. There is a lot of information to learn and understand very quickly. It is easy to ...
Understanding preemie cues

Understanding preemie cues

For parents, seeing your little one in the hospital, hooked up to tubes and machines can be scary and overwhelming. We want the best for our children, ...
Launching new, cutting edge prematurity research centers

Launching new, cutting edge prematurity research centers

Today is World Prematurity Day and communities around the world are joining us to raise awareness of this global problem. It also marks the launch of ...
Are you at risk for premature birth?

Are you at risk for premature birth?

Have you had a premature baby in the past? Are you pregnant with twins or other multiples? Do you have problems with your cervix or uterus?  If so, yo ...
Time to chat about World Prematurity Day

Time to chat about World Prematurity Day

Come one…come all tweeters for the #WorldPrematurityDay 24-hour Twitter Relay beginning on November 13 at 7 PM EDT and ending November 14 at 8 PM EDT. ...
Staying positive in the NICU

Staying positive in the NICU

Having a baby in the NICU is stressful. Very stressful. When a baby is born prematurely, the roller coaster ride of the NICU experience is emotionally ...
Developmental milestones and delays

Developmental milestones and delays

This is the first blog post in the new series: Delays and disabilities – how to get help for your child. As I mentioned in the introductory post, h ...