Hand to Hold's Official Blog: Written by Parents for Parents

What to Expect on Discharge Day

Remember the saying, “Expect the unexpected?” It applies here too. On NICU discharge day. Just like there are processes and procedures while your baby is in the NICU, there are processes and procedures for leaving the NICU. The NICU nurses will not send you home unprepared. Getting ready to leave and being prepared at home […]

Baby Safety: Practical Tips and Suggestions

September is Baby Safety Month. ¬†When you’re the parent of a preemie, safety takes on a whole new meaning. It was snowing in Dallas on January 9, 2011. We were driving home with our little munchkin after 160 days in the NICU. I was riding in the back seat, a bundle of nerves, watching every […]