premature birth

Kayla’s story

Kayla’s story
May 2, 2017 No Comments »

Kayla dons her swimmers and goggles, and within seconds, she is off. She shouts “thanks mum” as she propels herself to the waters edge at an almost gallop. She is at home in the water, and she jumps in completely ... Read More »

Wear Green for Premmies 2017

Wear Green for Premmies 2017
March 2, 2017 No Comments »

The annual ‘Wear Green for Premmies’ day, is hosted by the L’il Aussie Prems Foundation and they will be celebrating their seventh year raising awareness of premature birth in the community, on Wednesday, 5th April Read More »

30 Photos Of Families Putting A Foot Forward for Premmies

30 Photos Of Families Putting A Foot Forward for Premmies
March 2, 2017 No Comments »

In February 2016, we launched our inaugural #foot4prems campaign. The simplicity of our social media campaign saw hundreds of camera lenses capture breathtaking photos of children and adults born prematurely, and stories shared by parents who had experienced the unimaginable ... Read More »

In 2008 Our Premmie Baby Forum…

January 4, 2009 No Comments »

Exploded! The forum saw over 400 members join in 2008 alone and on New Years eve we reached over 100,000 posts. It is truly an amazing effort on our members behalves and they have really turned the forum into a ... Read More »

National Premature Birth Awareness Week

November 28, 2008 No Comments »

November 24-30 is Austprem’s National Premature Birth Awareness Week . Their aim is to increase awareness amongst ALL pregnant women of the signs and symptoms leading to premature birth. I knew absolutely nothing about preterm birth before Talia was born, ... Read More »

High Risk Birth Story

November 18, 2008 No Comments »

I was advised by my doctor that within a week my baby will be born. I was shocked but very excited as i really had had enough of the pregnancy. I was really uncomfortable and was lucky to be sleeping ... Read More »