Empowered Preemie Moms: From NICU, to Newborn, and Beyond by Shaana Berman
Approx. 51,470 words.
Published on April 1, 2013.
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.