I am a mother of twin preemies born at 26.4 weeks and both weighing less than 4 lbs combined. We were in the NICU for over 3 months and I could have used this awesome book called 94 Days in the NICU if it was available 2 years ago. The author, Angela's story will definitely uplift you and give you motivation to keep going.
This is by far the BEST NICU BOOK I have ever read, hands down!!!!!
Here is a brief description: “94 Days in The NICU” is a memoir written by a single mother of micro preemie twin babies born at 26.4 weeks of gestation. Although the book is primarily written as a guide for parents of premature and sick babies who end up in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) after birth—it also conveys a message of peace, hope and, ways to find serenity during their uncertain NICU journey. Angela's inspirational message is bound to lift your spirit and motivate you to keep going. The book is packed with useful suggestions, ideas, Q&A and advices.
When Angela Mutavi found out that she was pregnant at the age of 48, she was overwhelmed with immeasurable joy and happiness for the first time in her life. A few months in to the pregnancy, Angela received some incredibly disturbing and painful news that would change the course of her life forever.
In this book, Angela tells her amazing story of how she and her twin babies made it through during the 94 days that the twins spent in the NICU. With her family thousands of miles away, she had no one to help her during recovery period following her C-section.
Angela’s daily struggles and emotional roller coaster taught her a message of love, hope and trust. If you have a baby in the NICU especially, this story will certainly help you cope with some of your daily challenges during this very difficult and uncertain time in your life.
And, although a personal story, Angela puts herself in your shoes and understands what you are going through as a parent/family of a preemie or sick baby . Her message is filled with encouragements, empathy and non judgmental suggestions.
After reading “94 Days in The NICU,” Angela’s strong message of love and perseverance will leave you believing in the highest of all powers.
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