Tag: breathing problems

What is a respiratory therapist?

What is a respiratory therapist?

If your baby is in the NICU, you know that there are a lot of people caring for her and helping her to get stronger each day. One of those NICU team m ...
Respiratory Therapists help babies and families breathe easier

Respiratory Therapists help babies and families breathe easier

If your baby is in the neonatal intensive care unit (NICU), it can be nerve wracking to see him hooked up to machines, especially if he is having diff ...
RDS and BPD – breathing problems in preemies

RDS and BPD – breathing problems in preemies

If your baby was born prematurely, you are probably concerned about his lungs. A baby’s lungs are not considered to be fully functional until around 3 ...