Premature Baby Birth Announcements – 2013


Parent’s Name(s): Charlotte and Glen
Premmie Baby’s Name(s): Alecia Temperance
D.O.B: 09/01/2013
Premmie Baby’s Sex(s): Female
State: QLD
Gestation: 33 weeks
Weight: 1930g
Length: 45cm
Hospital Where Born: Mater Mother’s Private Hospital
Age Now: 5 weeks old
Premmie Baby – Announcement Message: Our gorgeous girl arrived 7 weeks early at 33 weeks gestation after my waters broke at 32+6 days.
She’s still in the NICU.

Parent’s Name(s): Shane & Victoria
Premmie Baby’s Name(s): Jaxson Peter
D.O.B: 28/01/2013
Premmie Baby’s Sex(s): Male
State: NSW
Gestation: 32 weeks
Weight: 1.86kgs
Length:
Hospital Where Born: RPA
Age Now: 2 weeks 6 days
Premmie Baby – Announcement Message: Shane and Victoria are proud to introduce Jaxson, early but strong.

Parent’s Name(s): Aimee and Bill
Premmie Baby’s Name(s): Seth Mason
D.O.B: 29th January 2013
Premmie Baby’s Sex(s): Male
State: QLD
Gestation: 31 weeks 5 days
Weight: 1750 grams
Length:
Hospital Where Born: Royal Brisbane and Womens Hospital
Age Now: 19 weeks
Premmie Baby – Announcement Message: Our Little Miracle

Parent’s Name(s): Tina & Aaron
Premmie Baby’s Name(s): Abel Xander
D.O.B: 06/02/2013
Premmie Baby’s Sex(s): Male
State: Vic
Gestation: 34 weeks 2 days
Weight: 1.79kg
Length: 38cm
Hospital Where Born: Geelong
Age Now: 24 days old
Premmie Baby – Announcement Message: Tina & Aaron are proud to announce the safe arrival of Abel Xander on 06/02/2013
Weighing 3 pounds 15oz Our little miracle
Special thanks to the nurses at SCN for their support and help.

Parent’s Name(s): Cassie and Joshua
Premmie Baby’s Name(s): Delilah Teliah May
D.O.B: 21/02/2013
Premmie Baby’s Sex(s): Female
State: NT
Gestation: 27 weeks
Weight: 1002 grams
Length: 37cms
Hospital Where Born: Royal Darwin Hospital
Age Now: 2 weeks 5 days
Premmie Baby – Announcement Message: Cassie and Josh would love to announce the birth of their little angel Delilah Teliah May! She came in to the world 12 weeks premature and is currently in SCN in Darwin. We would like to thank everyone so far for their love and support xoxo

Parent’s Name(s): Salvatore & Justine
Premmie Baby’s Name(s): Isabella Venezia
D.O.B: 22.02.13
Premmie Baby’s Sex(s): Female
State: Victoria
Gestation: 33weeks
Weight: 2.06kg
Length:
Hospital Where Born: Royal Womens
Age Now: 10wks
Premmie Baby – Announcement Message: Salvatore, Justine & big brothers Nicolas, Lucas & James are very proud to announce the very early yet safe arrival of our special little girl / sister. Special thanks to all the SCN nurses @ Royal Womens & Werribee Mercy for all there support on our journey at the SCN.

Lastly & most importantly, Dr Huon O’Sullivan, Thank you..words cannot express how truly grateful we are to have had such a wonderful & caring OB / GYN over the past 7 years but especially during our pregnancy & the birth of Isabella.

Parent’s Name(s): Elise & Jame’s
Premmie Baby’s Name(s): Leeah Harper
D.O.B: 28/02/2013
Premmie Baby’s Sex(s): Female
State: WA
Gestation: 29weeks 3days
Weight: 1450g
Length: 42cm
Hospital Where Born: King Edward’s
Age Now: 4 weeks old
Premmie Baby – Announcement Message: Our Beautiful baby girl arrived 11 week’s early after my waters broke at 26 weeks. leeah was born by emergency c section. we owe her live to the many amazing doctor’s and nurses at King edward’s.  She’s still in the nicu hoping to have her home soon.

Parent’s Name(s): Kaycie & Rob
Premmie Baby’s Name(s): Jaxden
D.O.B: 12.3.13
Premmie Baby’s Sex(s): Male
State: NSW
Gestation: 33 weeks
Weight: 1.7kg
Length: 30cm
Hospital Where Born: Blacktown
Age Now: 11 weeks
Premmie Baby – Announcement Message: Jaxden is our little miracle. After 2 years of difficulty in trying to concieve, we were over the moon with the news of pregnancy. The pregnancy was travelling well, only that at 33 weeks we had a foetal maternal heamorrage so Jaxden was delivered by Emergency C. He had a rough start to life, born anaemic and needing an immediate blood transfusion. He spent 4 weeks in NICU where he responded well. He is now a happy and healthy 4kg, 11 week old bub, and he is amazing.

Parent’s Name(s): Darna and Scott
Premmie Baby’s Name(s): Cassidy Hope
D.O.B: 3.4.2013
Premmie Baby’s Sex(s): Girl
State: WA
Gestation: 26 weeks
Weight: 838g
Length: 31cm
Hospital Where Born: King Edward Memorial
Age Now: 11 weeks
Premmie Baby – Announcement Message: Tiny little fighter !

Parent’s Name(s): Ruth & Paul
Premmie Baby’s Name(s): James
D.O.B: 5th April 2013
Premmie Baby’s Sex(s): Male
State: QLD
Gestation: 33weeks +1
Weight: 2.329kg
Length: 45.5cm
Hospital Where Born: Royal Brisbane Woman’s Hospial
Age Now: 3 months
Premmie Baby – Announcement Message: Was in hospital for 3 weeks.

Parent’s Name(s): Tahlia & Ayden
Premmie Baby’s Name(s): Connor
D.O.B: 12.4.2013
Premmie Baby’s Sex(s): Male
State: Tasmania
Gestation: 26 weeks: but only 23 week growth
Weight: 517g
Length: 28cm
Hospital Where Born: Royal Hobart
Age Now: 7 weeks and 4 days old
Premmie Baby – Announcement Message: Baby Connor has been in this world 53 days, but is doing so well his lowest weight was 300g and now weighs 1220 grams, such a strong boy (:

Parent’s Name(s): Kristy and Douglas
Premmie Baby’s Name(s): Dax River
D.O.B: 23/04/2013
Premmie Baby’s Sex(s): Male
State: QLD
Gestation: 31+5
Weight: 1.910kg
Length: 43cm
Hospital Where Born: Caboolture
Age Now: 32 days
Premmie Baby – Announcement Message: Welcome to the world our little miracle baby. After a very long journey to conceive you, it would seem you were just as eager to meet us as we were to meet you. We love you more than you can ever imagine. Love Mummy and Daddy xo

Parent’s Name(s): Ashlee and Anthony
Premmie Baby’s Name(s): Kobey & Savannah
D.O.B: 26 April 2013
Premmie Baby’s Sex(s): Male and Female
State: Tasmania
Gestation: 29 weeks
Weight: 1288grams and 1054grams
Length:
Hospital Where Born: Royal hobart hospital
Age Now: 11 weeks 4 days (4 days corrected)
Premmie Baby – Announcement Message: Kobey and Savannah are our little miracle babies xxx They have completed our family along with there 2 elder brothers Jayden (5) & Bailey (17 months)

Parent’s Name(s): Lance and Erin
Premmie Baby’s Name(s): Nathan
D.O.B: 26/04/2013
Premmie Baby’s Sex(s): Male
State: VIC
Gestation: 25+6 weeks
Weight: 952g
Length: 35cm
Hospital Where Born: Monash Clayton
Age Now: 6 1/2 months
Premmie Baby – Announcement Message: Our miracle boy was born after 9 days of bed rest in hospital. Erin went into labor at 24+4 and somehow it stopped and Nathan managed to hang on. Nathan is a spunky little fighter who has overcome several obstacles. He is a joy to be around, and since we never had a chance to submit a birth announcement in our local paper, we would like to introduce him to the world.

Parent’s Name(s): Candice & Jay
Premmie Baby’s Name(s): Eden Grace
D.O.B: 28th April 2013
Premmie Baby’s Sex(s): Female
State: QLD
Gestation: 27+3 weeks
Weight: 1.238kg
Length: 37cm
Hospital Where Born: Mater Mothers Brisbane
Age Now: 6 weeks old
Premmie Baby – Announcement Message: We are proud to announce the birth of our beautiful little girl Eden Grace born at 27 weeks gestation. We are incredibly blessed to have her here.

Parent’s Name(s): Kim and Kailem
Premmie Baby’s Name(s): Fletcher
D.O.B: 2/5/13
Premmie Baby’s Sex(s): Boy
State: Victoria
Gestation: 28+3 weeks
Weight: 1.32kg
Length: 37cm
Hospital Where Born: Royal Womens
Age Now: 8 Months old
Premmie Baby – Announcement Message: We are very happy to announce the safe arrival of our little miracle. Only now I am getting the strength to celebrate Fletchers birth and realise that he is going to be ok, a healthy, happy boy. Arriving at 28 weeks due to PPROM and no other complications Fletcher has grown from strength to strength and is a smart, beautiful boy.

Parent’s Name(s): Carmen and Ben
Premmie Baby’s Name(s): Sariah Marie
D.O.B: 07/05/13
Premmie Baby’s Sex(s): Female
State: Ma
Gestation: 24 weeks
Weight: 1 pound 7 ounces
Length: 13 inches
Hospital Where Born: Mass General Boston,Mass
Age Now: 3 month corrected 37 weeks
Premmie Baby – Announcement Message: Sariah is our little miracle baby. She as been a fighter since day 1 and still fighting Mami and Daddy love you very much.

Parent’s Name(s): Luke & Elisha
Premmie Baby’s Name(s): Cleo Grace
D.O.B: 27/05/2013
Premmie Baby’s Sex(s): Female
State: Western Australia
Gestation: 24.2 weeks
Weight: 663gms
Length: 21cm
Hospital Where Born: King Edward Memorial
Age Now: 4 days
Premmie Baby – Announcement Message: Our beautiful little blessing,your amazing fighting spirit is beyond anything we thought possible. We love you so much. Mummy & daddy

Parent’s Name(s): Gabrielle and David
Premmie Baby’s Name(s): Ethan Alexander
D.O.B: 28/05/13
Premmie Baby’s Sex(s): Male
State: Vic
Gestation: 27+2
Weight: 597 grams
Length: 32 cm
Hospital Where Born: Mercy Hospital For Women
Age Now: 2 weeks old
Premmie Baby – Announcement Message: We would like to announce the birth of Ethan Alexander born by emergency cesarean at 12:04 pm on the 28th of May.
Ethan is still ventilated in NICU but doing very well.

Parent’s Name(s): Liz & Cameron
Premmie Baby’s Name(s): Leo Cameron
D.O.B: 7/6/2013
Premmie Baby’s Sex(s): Male
State: Vic
Gestation: 34 weeks
Weight: 2.6kg
Length: 49.5cm
Hospital Where Born: Monash Clayton
Age Now: 13 days old
Premmie Baby – Announcement Message: Welcome to the family little Leo! We can’t wait to bring you home from the hospital and your big brother Eli can’t wait to start helping us look after you.

Parent’s Name(s): David and Missy
Premmie Baby’s Name(s): Ayla-Mai and Kenzie
D.O.B: 14th June 2013
Premmie Baby’s Sex(s): Female/Female
State: Vic
Gestation: 32 weeks
Weight: 1880g and 1540 grams
Length:
Hospital Where Born: Wangaratta
Age Now: 5 days old
Premmie Baby – Announcement Message: I was sitting at home on the laptop when I felt a small pain. I told Dave that I was going to jump in the shower thinking that would help but when I got out the pain was worst so I went next door to ask them to look after our 4 other children (7,6,2 and 1). when I got there the pain was so bad I had to lay down on her bed as she called 000. When the ambos arrived Dave and I were on our way to the hospital 40km away. We were going so fast Dave said we didnt go under 180km per hour. As we got to the hospital they told me I was ready to go, 2 pushs little Ayla was born. I didnt even see her she was taken to SCN rigth away. Then I had Kenzie breached the nurse are still talking about it. We were very lucky both are breathing on there on and are doing well for there size

Parent’s Name(s): Emma & Leigh
Premmie Baby’s Name(s): Iris
D.O.B: 14/6/2013
Premmie Baby’s Sex(s): Female
State: Vic
Gestation: 32+3 weeks
Weight: 2kgs
Length: 45cm
Hospital Where Born: Ballarat Base Hospital
Age Now: 12w 6d
Premmie Baby – Announcement Message: After a month of labor and trying everything we could to keep her in, Iris decided to enter the world on the 14th of June 2013 via emergency caesarian due to placental abruption. Iris has shown such strength and resilience, although born reasonably large she has had a tough battle with various health issues. Emma, Leigh and big sister Molly are thrilled to finally have her home!

Parent’s Name(s): Yeonee & Johnathon
Premmie Baby’s Name(s): Matthew Jinho
D.O.B: 19 June 2013
Premmie Baby’s Sex(s): Male
State: NSW
Gestation: 33 weeks 2 days
Weight: 2.11kg
Length: 47cm
Hospital Where Born: Mater
Age Now: 5 days old
Premmie Baby – Announcement Message: Yeonee & Johnno were blessed with the birth of Matthew at 1:03am 19 June 2013. He just couldn’t wait to come out!

Parent’s Name(s): Anna & Dan
Premmie Baby’s Name(s): Emilie Louise
D.O.B: 24th June 2013
Premmie Baby’s Sex(s): Female
State:
Gestation: 34 Weeks
Weight: 4lb 7oz
Length: 31cms
Hospital Where Born: John Radcliffe
Age Now: 3 weeks 4 days
Premmie Baby – Announcement Message: Announcing the safe arrival of Emilie Louise, a perfect little girl. We’re so blessed to have you join our lives

Parent’s Name(s): Gemma and Jarrad
Premmie Baby’s Name(s): Chloe Louise
D.O.B: 5/07/2013
Premmie Baby’s Sex(s): Female
State: WA
Gestation: 33+ 2 weeks
Weight: 1260 grams
Length: 41cm
Hospital Where Born: King Edwards Hospital
Age Now: 8 Weeks Old
Premmie Baby – Announcement Message: Chloe was born 7 weeks early due to Preclampsia. She is now home and weighs 2585 grams.

Parent’s Name(s): Janet and Liz
Premmie Baby’s Name(s): Julian
D.O.B: 7/7/2013
Premmie Baby’s Sex(s): Boy
State: Alabama
Gestation: 24weeks 6 days
Weight: 1pound 10oz
Length: 13.5 inches
Hospital Where Born: University hospital
Age Now: 7 days
Premmie Baby – Announcement Message: We can’t be more happy, our son is a miracle and true blessing!

Parent’s Name(s): Sheimaa and Amro
Premmie Baby’s Name(s): Hamza Said
D.O.B: 11.07.2013
Premmie Baby’s Sex(s): Male
State: NSW
Gestation: 25 weeks
Weight: 630 grams
Length: 31cm
Hospital Where Born: Westmead hospital
Age Now: 10 weeks
Premmie Baby – Announcement Message: Hamza is such a strong lil angel who arrived to this world 15 weeks early due to a preclampsia.
He needed a lot of help with breathing and now he finally off the ventirlator and on the high flow 🙂
He is a lil cheeky boy and we can’t wait to have him home .

Parent’s Name(s): Tracy
Premmie Baby’s Name(s): Morgan Philip 
D.O.B: 19/07/2013
Premmie Baby’s Sex(s): Male
State: Victoria
Gestation: 35 weeks
Weight: 2700 grams
Length: 50 cms
Hospital Where Born: Dandenong hospital
Age Now: 11 months
Premmie Baby – Announcement Message: Could not wait any longer to meet each other.

Parent’s Name(s): Andrew and Stephanie
Premmie Baby’s Name(s): Abigail Eve
D.O.B: 3.8.13
Premmie Baby’s Sex(s): Female
State: SA
Gestation: 35weeks
Weight: 2.6kg
Length: 47cm
Hospital Where Born: Lyell McEwin
Age Now: 3 weeks
Premmie Baby – Announcement Message: Little miss Abigail came on the day of my baby shower very unexpectedly! She has been an amazing little trooper and came home after 6 days in the nursery. She required some tube feeding but ripped her own tube out after only 24 hours – she was ready for this world!

Parent’s Name(s): Suzi and Ben
Premmie Baby’s Name(s): Harrison Ian
D.O.B: 04/08/13
Premmie Baby’s Sex(s): Male
State: South Australia
Gestation: 24weeks 4 days
Weight: 740grams
Length: 33.8 cm
Hospital Where Born: Womens and Childrens Hospital Adelaide
Age Now: 63 days
Premmie Baby – Announcement Message: Harrison Ian arrived 16 weeks early, on August 4th 2013.
A fighter from day one, he has won so many battles already. He is our shining star, our tough little soldier, our miracle.

Parent’s Name(s): Sarah & Adam
Premmie Baby’s Name(s): Oscar & Hunter
D.O.B: 4/8/13
Premmie Baby’s Sex(s): Male
State: Vic
Gestation: 27 weeks
Weight: 824g & 999g
Length: 34cm & 34.5 cm
Hospital Where Born: Mercy Hospital for Women
Age Now: 10weeks
Premmie Baby – Announcement Message:

Parent’s Name(s): Jade and Jason
Premmie Baby’s Name(s): Alice Dakota and Matilda Zoe
D.O.B: 8/09/2013
Premmie Baby’s Sex(s): Female
State: Queensland
Gestation: 32 + 4 weeks
Weight: 2070g and 2160g
Length: 44.5cm and 42.5cm
Hospital Where Born: Mater Mother’s Private Brisbane
Age Now: 5 weeks old
Premmie Baby – Announcement Message: After a very rough pregnancy , we are very excited to announce the early but safe arrival of our beautiful twin girls, Alice Dakota and Matilda Zoe. Little sisters to Lily, Zairah and Maya. We love you lots and lots our precious girls xoxoxo

Parent’s Name(s): Lauren and Damian
Premmie Baby’s Name(s): Evie Lauren
D.O.B: 20/09/2013
Premmie Baby’s Sex(s): Female
State: Victoria
Gestation: 24+6 weeks
Weight: 652g
Length: 32.5cm
Hospital Where Born: St John God Hospital Ballarat
Age Now: 1yr actual (8 corrected)
Premmie Baby – Announcement Message: We were completely caught off-guard with the speedy and early arrival of Evie. she was born at 0110hrs in a rural hospital. against the odds Evie came home 122 days later fully breast feeding and oxygen free. Whilst in hospital she had many ups and downs…..Grade 4 IVH, PDA (surgically repaired at day 29), CLD, blood transfusions, on/off high frequency osscilator and numerous infections. Today she is sitting on her own and enjoying pulling herself to standing position if she gets enough grip! Paed. is extremely happy with development but it is still too early to see if any effects will come about from the prematurity and and IVH. Hope our story gives hope to other families whom have a baby too early xox

Parent’s Name(s): Harrison & Darcy
Premmie Baby’s Name(s): Kobe Piahana
D.O.B: 16th October 2013
Premmie Baby’s Sex(s): Male
State: New South Wales
Gestation: 28 weeks & 5 days
Weight: 700grams
Length:
Hospital Where Born: Royal Hospital For Women Randwick
Age Now: 1 month
Premmie Baby – Announcement Message: We would like to announce the birth of our first son Kobe Piahana , our little solider born early but strong.

Parent’s Name(s): Cassie and Luke
Premmie Baby’s Name(s): Jace
D.O.B: 25/10/2013
Premmie Baby’s Sex(s): Male
State: QLD
Gestation: 33 weeks
Weight: 1.56KG
Length: 39cm
Hospital Where Born: Royal Brisbane
Age Now: 6 days
Premmie Baby – Announcement Message: Born at 33 weeks naturally after waters broke at 32 weeks. Breathing on his own and has the most content look on his face when sleeping 🙂
Still in the SCU.

Parent’s Name(s): Peter & Alexis
Premmie Baby’s Name(s): Connor Benjamin
D.O.B: 29/10/2013
Premmie Baby’s Sex(s): Male
State: SA
Gestation: 29 + 4 weeks
Weight: 1040g
Length: 37.5cm
Hospital Where Born: Adelaide Women’s and Children’s Hospital
Age Now: 4 days
Premmie Baby – Announcement Message: Our Little Miracle! Going very well, Stay strong little man.

Parent’s Name(s):  Shereen
Premmie Baby’s Name(s): Sofia Louise
D.O.B: 2/11/2013
Premmie Baby’s Sex(s): Female
State: QLD
Gestation: 35+6 weeks
Weight: 7lb 7oz
Length: 50cms
Age Now: 2 years old
Premmie Baby – Announcement Message: My beautiful sweet baby girl! Such a rough start to your life but that never let it dull your spirit.

Parent’s Name(s): Michaela & Laurence
Premmie Baby’s Name(s): Aaliyah Jayde
D.O.B: 13 November 2013
Premmie Baby’s Sex(s): Female
Gestation: 35 weeks, IUGR measured 31 weeks.
Weight: 4lbs 10oz (2kgs)
Length: 47cm
Hospital Where Born: Logan Hospital
Age Now: 11 weeks, 6 weeks adjusted age.
Premmie Baby – Announcement Message: After 24 hours of non-medicated labor, our little girl went into distress, so I was rushed for an emergency c section. At 1:09pm she came into the world. She’s our little fighter & we love her more then ever. She spent 2 weeks in SCN.

Parent’s Name(s): Leesa Borradaile 
Premmie Baby’s Name(s): Brooke April
D.O.B: 23/11/2013
Premmie Baby’s Sex(s): Female
State: WA
Gestation: 35 weeks
Weight: 1.9 kgs
Length: 43cms
Age Now: 4 years old
Premmie Baby – Announcement Message:

Parent’s Name(s): Entisar and James 
Premmie Baby’s Name(s): Joseph Omdurman
D.O.B: 11.12.2013
Premmie Baby’s Sex(s): Male
State: WA
Gestation: 30 weeks
Weight: 1068 grams
Length: 37.9cms
Hospital Where Born: King Edward
Age Now: 8 and half months
Premmie Baby – Announcement Message: I had preclamsia . We are happy to have our baby Joseph home after he spending 7 weeks in hospital. He has growing a lot since now he’s 9:5 kg

Parent’s Name(s): David and Leanne
Premmie Baby’s Name(s): Max Archie
D.O.B: 23rd December 2013
Premmie Baby’s Sex(s): Male
State: VIC
Gestation: 35+1 weeks
Weight: 3160g
Hospital Where Born: Warnambool Base Hospital
Age Now: 9 weeks 3 days. 5 weeks 3 days corrected
Premmie Baby – Announcement Message: We are pleased to announce the arrival of Max Archie. He arrived 5 weeks early while we were holidaying in Port Fairy.

Parent’s Name(s): Kristi and Roy
Premmie Baby’s Name(s): Jed Thomas
D.O.B: 25/12/2013
Premmie Baby’s Sex(s): Male
State: Victoria
Gestation: 25+2 weeks
Weight: 928g
Length: 35.5cm
Hospital Where Born: Mercy Hospital for Women
Age Now: 23 days
Premmie Baby – Announcement Message: Jed is doing everything the doctors expect of him. He’s our perfect little man. We are so proud of him. Stay strong Jed.  Loved by his Mum and Dad, and big brothers and sisters Luke, Harley and Lilly.

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