Low Birth Weight Stories

The people below have been kind enough to share their stories. If you have a story you would like to share through this website, we would be very happy to add it. Please send your story to contact@lbwinfo.ca



Mommy holding tiny Garrett's foot. Garret was born at 23 weeks gestation weighing 1lbs. 3ozs.
Garrett is 2 months old and has doubled his weight! Plenty big enough to give a hug of his own.

Dec 18, 2010
I am the parent of a very busy 20-month-old toddler. She is bright and beautiful and very funny. My big concern is keeping her busy through ...
Dec 18, 2010
Au mois de juin 2001, mon médecin m'annonçait que j'étais enceinte de triplés. Ce fût le choc de m...
Dec 18, 2010
When my son Matthew was 6 months old I found out I was pregnant again. My husband Jeff and I were excited and happy that our children were g...
Dec 18, 2010
Je suis la mère d'une enfant bien active de 20 mois, qui commence à marcher. Elle est belle, intelligente et très a...
Dec 18, 2010
As newlyweds, my husband and I were delighted when I got pregnant right away. Our delight was doubled when, at thirteen weeks, we learned th...
Dec 18, 2010
Bonjour! Mes fils sont arrivés le 18 janvier, 2002, dans la 32ième semaine de ma grossesse. J'ai eu une caesarienne &...
Dec 18, 2010
Alexander's Story We knew fairly early in my pregnancy (due to a pre-existing condition I had) that our son would be early. My obst...
Dec 18, 2010
Hello My name is Julie McNamara. I got pregnant after more than a year trying, with the aid of fertility meds. My water broke 10 weeks ...


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