Preemie Overcomes Feeding Challenges in JFK’s NICU

Six weeks before her first baby was due, JulieAnne Butare’s persistent, painful contractions were chalked up to “bad luck” since...

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Oakhurst Father and Son Overcome Chiari Malformation

As a frequent allergy sufferer, Michael Roman wasn’t too concerned in 2017 when he started experiencing symptoms that included a...

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My Story About Taking My Daughter to the Emergency Room – Laurajean

Mom, Laurajean, joins HealthU for a Q&A about her recent experience in the pediatric emergency room during the COVID-19 pandemic....

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What It Was Like to Take My Son to the ER During the Pandemic –...

Mom, Christine, shares her experience taking her son to the emergency room during the height of the COVID-19 pandemic in...

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My Story About Taking My Kids to the ER During COVID – Danielle

Danielle, a mom of three, had to take each one of her kids to the emergency room, three separate times...

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Tiny Fighter

Vanessa and Brian are typical first-time parents. They adore their 3-year-old daughter, Adeline (Addie for short), and take much pride...

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RSV No More

By the time they have their second or third child, many parents stress far less about every little sniffle. Mothers...

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The Beat Goes on After Brain Tumor

 The steady beat of Matthew Keenan’s days all center around drumming, whether in his high school marching or concert...

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A Head Start at Breastfeeding

The transition from expectant mother to mother of a newborn can be extremely challenging, so it helps to have knowledgeable...

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Living the Life of Her Dreams

Nine years after being treated for a liver tumor, Emanuela is a happy, healthy fifth-grader and author of her own...

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