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Our precious Colton

As told by mum, Amy In February we discovered we were pregnant for the fourth time. It shocked our world after 3 miscarriages, 5 years since our last pregnancy and 10 years of waiting. Week by week, our child proved to be a survivor. We should of known, because he...

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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 as...

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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...

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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 the...