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

Stress, Grief and Mental Health

Someone once told me, depression doesn’t mean you’re weak. It means you’ve tried for too long to be strong. Months after my daughter came home from the hospital, those words resonated with me so much. My pregnancy had been plagued with stress. At 12 weeks, we had our nuchal translucency screening and were told our […]

Surviving Preemie Surgery and a {Giveaway} “Prepare for Surgery, Heal Faster” Book

"Preemie" Author Kasey Mathews shares his difficult struggle of sending her preemie back into surgery. The anxiety, fear and worry landed HER in the hospital and the gift of a friend shifted her perspective. This month we’re giving away that gift, the book "Prepare for Surgery, Heal Faster." [Read more]