• Hope

    Dan, Karen and Hope Bernick Dan and Karen Bernick’s daughter, Hope, was born weighing one pound, three ounces in July of 1992.

  • Isabel

    Isabel was born on Monday, November 22 on the 30th anniversary of the assassination of JFK. I don’t think I would have really known this fact had it not been for the constant television reporting and my pacing in front

  • Faith

    Even though it has been six years since our story began, it all comes back to me as if it was only yesterday. My story began eight weeks into my pregnancy with my second child.

  • Elle

    When I look at Elle, I’m still amazed that she was the tiny 24-week baby born in the back of our car. No one who sees her today would ever guess.

  • Anthony

    The pregnancy was full term with no complications but when Anthony was born, he just did not want to breathe or move.

  • Abby

    Our daughter, Abigail, was born on August 28, 2004, almost four months before her late December due date. She weighed one pound at birth.

  • An Unexpected Birthday

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    Sarah appeared to be having a normal pregnancy. Then, at 26 weeks, she woke with the telltale signs of preeclampsia.

  • Ty Buffington

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    Born 15 weeks premature, twins Ty and Lindsay were fighters from the very beginning.

  • Isaac Arguello

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    Isaac could hardly breathe as a baby, but now his father calls him Superman.

  • UI NICU Team Rushes to Treat Infant Born with Rare Condition

    Jamison Clark family

    Jamison was born four weeks early and needed specialized pediatric surgery immediately.