NICU

NICU Awareness Month

NICU Awareness Month: A Seat at the Bedside – Parents on the NICU Team

September, the ninth month of the year, is NICU Awareness Month. NICUs care for babies born too soon, before nine months, to help them reach full term and live full lives.... More > about NICU Awareness Month: A Seat at the Bedside – Parents on the NICU Team

Losing Twins and Donating Milk: Megan’s Story

A bereaved mom shares her story of losing twins and donating their milk, with love and pride, to help other babies.  By Megan Boucher We... More > about Losing Twins and Donating Milk: Megan’s Story

Gidget’s Story: A New Jersey Nurse Gives Thanks Through Milk Donation

New Jersey nurse Gidget Romero was the first mom to donate milk to our new depot at Saint Barnabas Medical Center, where she works in... More > about Gidget’s Story: A New Jersey Nurse Gives Thanks Through Milk Donation

You Are Never Alone: Andrea’s Story of Love, Loss, and Milk Donation

Andrea shares her story of love, loss, and milk donation; read more about Andrea and other three-time milk donors in a previous blog post. I... More > about You Are Never Alone: Andrea’s Story of Love, Loss, and Milk Donation

Mom of NICU Graduates Pays it Forward with 3,000 Ounces of Donor Milk

Milk donor Julie Garber and her two little NICU graduates paid it forward in a big way: with a donation of over 3,000 ounces of... More > about Mom of NICU Graduates Pays it Forward with 3,000 Ounces of Donor Milk

Lifesaving Donor Breast Milk for Baby Boaz

By Ashira Zehavi Having nursed my first child, I never expected that donor breast milk would save the life of my second. At 31 weeks,... More > about Lifesaving Donor Breast Milk for Baby Boaz