For your Friday, and to wrap up this week on prematurity awareness resources, check out the following posts and articles that provide heartwarming stories and practical tips.
Read about one mom's story and mission to make and donate adorable preemie clothes to mothers around the world. The outfits are cute, but the generosity and hope is inspiring.
What's life like after leaving the NICU with your premature baby? Parents of preemies often deal with an extra layer of fear and protection needed after coming home with baby. This mom shares her own story and helpful suggestions for other parents when going out in public.
Learn how one dad used the power of connection during his four month stint in the NICU with his son. This post offers a helpful list for other parents experiencing or about to experience a NICU stay.
If you want to know more about where we are and where we're headed with the state of prematurity, check out this fact-filled post from our sister blog, Science & Sensibility.
A premature birth can be a hard experience to process. This author shares with us a great list for parents to begin to understand and cope with their experience.
This mom's personal essay about her experience with premature birth explores the moment when the unknown and unexpected becomes reality.
How do you talk to other children about a premature birth? Books are a great place to start and educate. This list shares seven reviewed books perfect for sharing with siblings and young family members.