Clinical CornerClinical Corner SpotlightCurrent Blog
May 13, 2022

May Clinical Corner: Why MMH Should be Part of All Routine Care

Why MMH should be part of all routine care If you have been following Miracle Babies on social media (@mybrainmybaby & @miraclebabies), you have seen a lot of our advocacy…
Clinical CornerClinical Corner SpotlightCurrent Blog
April 13, 2022

April Spotlight: Diaper Needs

How Miracle Babies is helping both immediate needs and long-term mental health needs Did you know that 1 in 3 families in the US is unable to afford diapers for…
Current BlogMiracle Workers
April 13, 2022

Miracle Worker, Christy Brown

This month's Miracle Worker is Christy Brown! Christy is a Body Shop Independent Beauty Consultant and began a gift drive for our MB mothers! Christy was a NICU mother and…
Current BlogMiracle of the Month
April 13, 2022

Miracle Baby Thea

  Thea was born on November 29, 2021 with a chromosomal abnormality. We first met Miracle Mom, Flor, when we began transporting her to the NICU back in November. She…
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January 11, 2022

2021 At a Glimpse

Current BlogPregnancy & Health
October 11, 2017

Cervical Cancer Screening

Cervical cancer affects women worldwide. Fortunately, it is one of the easier cancers to prevent and treat. According to the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), there are two screening tests…
Current BlogPregnancy & Health
October 11, 2017

Can I Exercise During Pregnancy?

Should I exercise when I’m pregnant? This is a question often asked from expecting mothers from me and other healthcare providers. The American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology recommends a…
Child DevelopmentCurrent BlogPregnancy & Health
October 11, 2017

I don’t want to have another cesarean section…

So you previously gave birth via Cesarean and you are expecting your next child. Do you know how you will give birth this time around? You may be able to…
Child DevelopmentCurrent BlogPregnancy & HealthUncategorized
October 11, 2017

My Baby is Diagnosed with Spina Bifida

Pregnancy is an exciting time, filled with joys and expectations. But, if you learn your child has a birth defect, joy is overtaken by anxiety, stress and the unknown. Spina…
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January 25, 2017

What is insulin? What is the Glycemic Index?

When it comes to our hormones and our diets, we sometimes feel overwhelmed since there is so much information. Allow me to provide some explanation regarding the hormone insulin and…
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January 11, 2017

Periodontal Health During Pregnancy

Congratulations of your pregnancy! You have been told over and over to take your prenatal vitamins including folate prior to conceiving. But has anyone advised you about your dental hygiene?…
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December 23, 2016

Alcohol, Cigarettes and My Baby..

As we all know, excessive alcohol consumption and smoking cigarettes are not healthy habits. But during pregnancy, smoking and drinking can cause quite harm to you and your unborn child.…
Child DevelopmentCurrent Blog
December 13, 2016

TV, Smartphones, IPads…HOW MUCH VIEWING IS OK FOR OUR CHILDREN?

We have consistently been informed to limit the amount of time a child or teen watches TV and plays video games. Experts are concerned because such kids may develop ADHD,…
Current BlogPregnancy & Health
November 22, 2016

Epigenetics and our HEALTH….. “Will I develop Parkinson’s disease because my father has it?’

We have often heard that we are a product of our GENES and our ENVIRONMENT. Have you noticed we have all become somewhat desensitized to finding out a friend or…
Current BlogPregnancy & Health
October 31, 2016

Oh NO! I have Gestational Diabetes

We often hear about diabetes, specifically Type 1 and Type 2 but we are not as knowledgeable about gestational diabetes, which affects pregnant women. Let’s review this topic. Gestational diabetes…
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September 26, 2016

The # 1 Under-diagnosed Disease in Pregnancy and the Postpartum Period…

As often as we discuss the excitement of pregnancy and how to best care for the mom and her unborn child, our thoughts and conversations rarely center on postpartum depression…
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September 9, 2016

Suffering from Lower Back Pain During Pregnancy?

Pregnancy is an exciting time as you prepare for a new bundle of joy growing inside your body. It can also be a time filled with nausea, heartburn and lower…
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September 6, 2016

Breast Milk Can Keep a Doctor Away…

You have been hearing about the benefits of breast milk as long as you’ve been living! From the pre-mature new born to the full-term infant, breast milk is best. It…
Child DevelopmentCurrent Blog
September 3, 2016

My Baby is Standing and On The Move

My baby is standing and ready to walk.  There are so many choices, which one should I choose? Let us take a look: Seated walkers and exercisers.  For these options…
Child DevelopmentCurrent Blog
July 5, 2016

Skin-to-Skin (Kangaroo) Care for Preterm and Ill Infants in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU)

The World Health Organization (WHO), the United Nations Children’s Emergency Fund (UNICEF), the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP), Baby-Friendly USA, and…