My two prems

My two prems

As told by mum Molly It all started on the 23rd of September 2018.  I rang my midwife as I wasn’t feeling quite right. I went into the hospital and there she did a urine test which showed I had very high protein. They also took blood which was not easy for them...
Lincolns speedy delivery

Lincolns speedy delivery

As told by mum Maegan. I never knew much about neonatal units or anything!  My work mate went through it but I never looked into it until one day at 25 weeks gestation I went to the midwife with pain and soon found out I was fully dilated.  The midwife said a...

A small journey through the NICU

As told by NICU Graduate, Kate My journey began when I was born in the Wellington Hospital 3 months early, missing the lower portion of my right leg and having only eight  fingers, my life began a little rough. My Mum Karen was diagnosed with Amniotic Band Syndrome in...

A Dads perspective, 7 years on

As told by Dad, Phil The scariest thing in the world (or so we thought at the time) was being told our wee boy was coming into the world….  Early….  16 weeks early!! Unsure who we would meet, how he would be, what care or attention he was going to need in...