Tag: NICU

What you need to know about booster shots and an extra dose of the COVID-19 vaccine

What you need to know about booster shots and an extra dose of the COVID-19 vaccine

Vaccines keep us healthy by protecting us from certain diseases, including COVID-19. Medical experts and scientists have been researching if peop ...
Let’s celebrate the nurses in the NICU

Let’s celebrate the nurses in the NICU

Neonatal Nurses Week (also known as NICU Nurses Week) is the perfect time to celebrate the hard work and dedication of the nurses who take care o ...
Holidays in the NICU during the COVID-19 pandemic

Holidays in the NICU during the COVID-19 pandemic

The holiday season is a time full of cheer for many families, but this year the COVID-19 pandemic has changed so much. You may be worried about y ...
How to protect your baby from COVID-19 while in the NICU

How to protect your baby from COVID-19 while in the NICU

If your baby is sick and needs to be cared for in the neonatal intensive care unit (NICU), you may be even more worried than usual because of the ...
Feeding your baby and COVID-19 concerns

Feeding your baby and COVID-19 concerns

Updated November 23, 2020 You’ve probably heard that breast milk is the best food for your baby. However, the COVID-19 pandemic may make ...
COVID-19, the NICU and your baby

COVID-19, the NICU and your baby

Hospitals and healthcare staff are taking safety measures to prevent the spreading of COVID-19. Even after parents and hospitals, take all the po ...
Premature babies and COVID-19: What we know

Premature babies and COVID-19: What we know

Updated November 23, 2020  New research shows that pregnant people who are infected with coronavirus disease (COVID-19)  may have a higher ris ...
Taking care of your mental health while your baby is in the NICU

Taking care of your mental health while your baby is in the NICU

The coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic has changed the way daily life looks for all of us. For so many families, these are uncertain a ...
Holiday season and the NICU

Holiday season and the NICU

The holiday season is a time full of cheer for many families, but if your baby is currently in the newborn intensive care unit (also called NICU) it ...
Prematurity Awareness Month 2019

Prematurity Awareness Month 2019

The U.S. is facing an urgent maternal and infant health crisis. Each year, thousands of moms and babies deal with complications from pregnancy and pre ...