All posts by trikiron

24 week premature twins coming home

February 25, 2008 No Comments »

My little battlers are coming home Tiny twins Ben and Jordan Alexander came into the world more than 15 weeks early, weighing less than 1.5kgs between them. Their early arrival was a real shock for first time mother-to-be Karen Banks, ... Read More »

premature baby expo tickets

February 20, 2008 No Comments »

Please print out this page for your tickets to the Adelaide show Read More »

Morphine babies’ feel more pain

February 20, 2008 No Comments »

Premature babies who receive morphine may grow up to be more sensitive to pain, a study on rats suggests. US researchers found rodents given the drug just after birth later needed higher doses of morphine to kill pain than counterparts ... Read More »

My l’il premmie’s milestone delays

February 19, 2008 No Comments »

Ronan is now walking around everywhere. He occasionally crawls but would prefer to walk. Whilst he is great with walking and his balance is incredible he still faces many hurdles with walking. Being born premature was a fight to begin ... Read More »

Prem of the month – February

February 19, 2008 No Comments »

Each month we feature one of our members’ special premature babies so we can learn more about their amazing journey through NICU. This month we would like to introduce; Hunter and his mother Racheal Where was Hunter born? Hunter was ... Read More »