All posts by Julia Toivonen

That’s Life Magazine

September 23, 2007 No Comments »

Myself and L’il Aussie Prems are going to be featured in issue 41 of That’s Life Magazine 2007. I am so excited as the story is a little about our journey but also about LAP in the hope that more ... Read More »

Milestone Delay

September 3, 2007 No Comments »

Ronan was born 3 months early and he has had quite a few setbacks with his gross motor skills. We have been going to physio for about a year now and it has been an amazing help for him. He ... Read More »

Medical Conditions

August 26, 2007 No Comments »

These are the major complications/conditions premature babies face whilst in NICU. My son had a PDA which was closed with medication, Chronic Lung Disease which saw him on oxygen for 3 months & an also an inguinal hernia which was ... Read More »

Premature Birth

August 16, 2007 No Comments »

Premature birth From MayoClinic.com Article from CNN Most babies are born about 40 weeks after the first day of their mother’s last menstrual period. But about one in eight babies arrives sooner, according to the March of Dimes. A birth ... Read More »

Premature babies are worth every cent

August 9, 2007 1 Comment »

IMAGES of the tiny feet of baby Amillia Taylor, born in Miami at 21 weeks, were a poignant reminder of the tenuous start to life for very premature babies. It again raised the question: is intensive care for the tiniest ... Read More »