Preemie Parent Voices

Parents Share Their #TouchesofLove for World Prematurity Day

Parents Share Their #TouchesofLove for World Prematurity Day

If you follow us on social media, you’ve probably noticed our recent posts asking moms and dads to share their Touches of Love moments in observance of Prematurity Awareness Month and World Prematurity Day. We were thrilled to be able to help Pampers, one of our longtime partners, promote their #touchesoflove campaign as part of […]

Board Member Chris Becker, Co-Founders Jenn and Nick Hall, Board Members Xena Ugrinsky, Jason Hart, Dr. Mia Wechsler Doron, and Ambassador Kellog (Kelly) C. Gaines

A Wrap Up of Our 2016 ‘Tinis for Preemies NYC Event

Our NYC ‘Tinis for Preemies event on Nov. 2, 2016 definitely delivered! Corporate and individual supporters, specialists in the NICU field, preemie parents and friends gathered at the Ernst & Young building of 5 Times Square to further the Graham’s Foundation mission of providing support, advocacy and research for premature babies and their families. Co-Founders […]

What is a Neonatal Respiratory Therapist? (A post for #RespiratoryCareWeek 2016)

What is a Neonatal Respiratory Therapist? (A post for #RespiratoryCareWeek 2016)

A NICU RT is a specially trained dedicated member of a newborn’s Intensive Health Care team.  They combine high-tech life support with compassionate hands-on care. They will provide whatever care necessary to make sure that the infant breathes effectively, comfortably, and continuously from the delivery room until discharge. A Neonatal Respiratory Therapists performs procedures that […]

Shahla, One of Our Parent Mentors, Shares Her Story and Advice

Shahla, One of Our Parent Mentors, Shares Her Story and Advice

My son was born at 33 weeks. The cause of my pre-term delivery was unknown. He was in the NICU for 17 days. He was readmitted only two days after coming home because he was unable to maintain his body temperature. He did great in the NICU, but we had many subsequent challenges after going […]