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by molly419
Thu Apr 13, 637352 9:16 am
Forum: Parents of Preemies
Topic: Feeding Tube
Replies: 11
Views: 1658

Re : Feeding Tube

<t>Thanks everyone for the words of advice, and thoughts. Abigail and I are going in on August 1, to meet the surgeon/specialist to talk about the surgery, complications, ect... I feel so torn, especially after what you wrote Rachel (and Im not saying this to make you feel bad). I would feel HORRIBL...
by molly419
Mon Mar 20, 637352 3:46 am
Forum: Parents of Preemies
Topic: Feeding Tube
Replies: 11
Views: 1658

Feeding Tube

<t>My daughter, Abigail was born at 25w and was 1lb 1oz. She is currently 17 months old, and is only 12lb 12oz. Her doctor has her schedule to have a feeding tube put in. Actually, I am happy to have this done. I have been struggling for months to get her to gain weight. <br/> For parents of childre...
by molly419
Wed Jul 17, 637348 9:03 am
Forum: Ask the Experienced
Topic: Trying to plan for #2
Replies: 6
Views: 993

Re : Trying to plan for #2

<t>Joyce-<br/> I was about 10lbs overweight, when I had my daughter delivered at 25 weeks, due to PIH. I am in the same boat that you are in right now. Hubby and I would like to start TTC this fall, but I am currently 40lbs overweight, and high blood pressure...a result from PE. It is currently runn...
by molly419
Wed Jul 17, 637348 8:53 am
Forum: The Promise Walk for Preeclampsia
Topic: 2006 Walk-A-Thon Date: May 13
Replies: 36
Views: 6265

Re : 2006 Walk-A-Thon Date: May 13

Sign me up for PA. I will be moving there in September from Michigan, and not sure where my hubby will be stationed, but we are guessing Harrisburg...I will keep you posted.

Molly(24)
Sam(27)
Abigail (14 months) born at 25 weeks, 1lb 1oz. due to preeclampsia and HELLP
by molly419
Tue Aug 17, 637345 2:20 pm
Forum: Parents of Preemies
Topic: Eye Check Up
Replies: 4
Views: 1027

Re : Eye Check Up

<t>My daughter Abigail, was a micro-preemie, being born at 1lb 1oz when she was born. She developed ROPIII, and had two laser eye surgeries, which took the ROP away. She now has a lazy eye that we are currently patching each day for an hour. She is also nearsided, but the eye doctor said that most y...
by molly419
Thu Apr 22, 637345 8:14 am
Forum: Parents of Preemies
Topic: How do you really know it is reflux?
Replies: 11
Views: 1883

Re : How do you really know it is reflux?

<t>Abigail had reflux, and was on Prevacid for it till she was 13 months old. She was not eating well, and a one point, would throw up her bottle each time she ate. That is when she was put on Prevacid and I changed her formula to soy based. About four months after the change, she no longer spits up...
by molly419
Thu Apr 22, 637345 7:55 am
Forum: The Promise Walk for Preeclampsia
Topic: When the walk is over....Post your results here!!!
Replies: 21
Views: 5379

Re : When the walk is over....Post your results here!!!

<t>Hi Everyone! Our walk in Grand Rapids, MI turned out well! We had great weather for the walk, and 38 people came out to support preeclampsia. Between donations and the items that we held for the silent auction, we made $620.00. Thanks to Jennifer and her husband Rob, we had an incrediable amount ...
by molly419
Sat Feb 13, 637345 12:18 pm
Forum: Misc
Topic: I need to vent!!!
Replies: 0
Views: 944

I need to vent!!!

<t>Hi Everyone -<br/> I need to vent...plain and simple! Losing weight for me is such a challenge! I have no excuses, none, I just can not find the motivation inside of myself to stick going to the gym, or stop eating junk food. I realize that only I have the power to make change...and yet I just ca...
by molly419
Wed Oct 10, 637342 5:33 am
Forum: The Promise Walk for Preeclampsia
Topic: T-Shirts
Replies: 24
Views: 3906

Re : T-Shirts

<t>My shipment of t-shirt also did not require a signature, maybe because of your large order. But you could ask that UPS would hold them at your local postal office, I have done that before.<br/> <br/> Molly(24)<br/> Sam(27)<br/> Abigail (14 months) born at 25 weeks, 1lb 1oz. due to preeclampsia an...
by molly419
Wed Sep 05, 637342 11:15 pm
Forum: Parents of Preemies
Topic: Meghan is sitting up!
Replies: 5
Views: 955

Re : Meghan is sitting up!

<t>Having a micropreemie myself, I totally understand how excited you are for your daughter. Abigail did not start sitting up on her own till 11 months old. It seemed that it took her forever, and I was getting really worried about her development. I am so excited for you and Meghan! :)<br/> <br/> M...

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