Looking at Oliver, you would never guess that he was born 10 weeks early. At almost two years old, he's bright-eyed and healthy as can be. However, his journey started out in the NICU, where he spent six weeks.
Our Newest Family, the Unger's have seen many changes in their lives.
My daughter Tamina was born 14 weeks prematurely and weighed only 1 lb. 3 oz. Not only was I fearful for her life, but I was also concerned about where I would stay and how I would eat. Knowing that I refused to leave without my baby, the nurses told me about the Ronald McDonald Family Room.
It was such a blessing to be able to use the facilities of the local Family Room and be able to take time away from the stress of comforting a sick child to just refresh. Now that same daughter visits the outpatient unit at the hospital several times a month and we have once again been able to take time out to refresh...