Books tagged: preemies

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Coming Together: For Gabrielle
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 26,180. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2009 by Coming Together. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Anthologies » Poetry - multi-author
Coming Together: For Gabrielle is a multi-author anthology of sensual fiction & poetry edited by EPPIE Award-winning author, Alessia Brio. ALL proceeds from the sale of this volume benefit BLISS, the U.K.’s premature baby charity. ALL PROCEEDS GO TO CHARITY!
10 Most Annoying Things People Say to NICU Parents
Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 1,930. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Family tragedy, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Family health
On May 4th, 1992, Carma finally got to take her baby home after 73 days on an emotional roller coaster in a place that felt like science fiction. Surrounded by a sea of babies, most of them weighing under 2 pounds (1 kilogram), kept alive through surgeries, daily being needled, tubed, taped and treated in ways no parent wants their baby to experience.
For the Love of Babies: One Doctor's Stories About Life in the Neonatal ICU
Price: $8.95 USD. Words: 85,550. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2011 by WorldMaker Media. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
What takes place in the neonatal intensive care unit is the high drama of real life. This book is for anyone who has wondered how doctors and nurses work under intense pressure to diagnose and treat the smallest of patients, and how parents of these infants cope with the emotional ups and downs that are part the daily rhythms of life in the NICU.
But I Did Everything Right
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,670. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Essay » Author profile
This collection of personal essays on prematurity reveals one mother's experience coping with the extremely premature birth of her first son, Mikan, who weighed a mere 1 lb. 12 oz.
Empowered Preemie Moms: From NICU, to Newborn, and Beyond
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,470. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Pregnancy and Child Birth, Nonfiction » Reference » Personal & Practical Guides
The experiences of preemie moms often detract sharply from the experiences of mothers who carry their babies to term. In fact, the traumatic things that preemie moms endure make their labor, delivery, and parenting scenarios seem almost otherworldly in comparison to those of “termie” mommas. The current work represents the birth stories of over 50 preemie moms and helpful empowerment strategies.
With a Little Faith, We Had a Chance - The Early Arrival of Our Twins, Marlee Faith and Samuel Chance Marcus
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 16,990. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Pregnancy and Child Birth, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
Marlee and Sam were micro-preemies, born at 24 weeks. What followed was 316 days in the intensive care unit, multiple surgeries and some very long nights, but always the steadfast belief that one day we would take our babies home with us. Hopefully, “With a Little Faith, We Had a Chance” can give some strength and hope to parents going through this now.