Delivering a baby before the 37th week of pregnancy is considered a pre-term delivery, and most of pre-term births are actually planned. Induced labors may be suggested by your doctor if either or both you and your baby are in serious medical conditions. Spontaneous pre-term delivery happens when you go into a premature labor. This happens when your water breaks earlier than expected, or when your cervix opens prematurely without contractions.Read More
Kids often throw tantrum – a sudden change of mood that is often fierce. It is undeniably stressful especially when kids just abruptly go whimpering, whining, or screaming, insisting something. Aside from kicking and pounding on the floor, kids in tantrums also have the tendency to throw and hit things. This behavior is true to all children and seeing your own kiddo throw tantrums often may have made you worry of the notion that your child is developing a difficult personality.Read More
You must be one of the million parents around the globe who struggle in asking your little one to open his mouth wide, while you try to brush his growing number of teeth. Through your daily routine of brushing his teeth, your cutie must have developed a few habits, like trying to spit most of the time, which makes it so hard for you to get the brushing done.
His name is Jeff Smith and he’s been working as an NICU nurse for 8 years. He’s currently employed in the NICU ward of the Spring Valley Hospital in Las Vegas, Nevada. Jeff is just one of the many people who continue to support our advocacy at Kinder Keepsakes. He gets to work very closely with premature and sick babies on a daily basis, and it’s really more difficult than any of us can imagine.
The Neonatal Intensive Care Unit is undoubtedly one of the most difficult areas in any hospital—one that’s filled with both heartbreaks and triumphs. I, myself, was once a patient in the NICU of a hospital in Provo, UT when my mother gave birth to me after just 26 weeks of her pregnancy. Believe it or not, my dad's wedding band went all the way up to my shoulder and I weighed 1lb and 7oz!