NICU

A sign outside of Kassies room at UWMC
March 20, 2019

A parent's voice is nurturing to a baby. In UW Medical Center's neonatal intensive care unit, Gayle Cloud works with parents to use their voices as therapy. They create custom lullabies for their babies.

March 20, 2019

Shannon Turner claims he can’t carry a tune. His preemie daughter seems to disagree.

March 13, 2018

The prognosis isn't good for a newborn diagnosed for hypoxic-ischemic encephalopathy (HIE).  HIE occurs when too little oxygen is going to the brain and other vital organs at or near time of birth. 

Seasha Hassett pondered the invitation from a UW Medicine doctor: Would she be willing to enroll her twins, born prematurely at 25 weeks' gestation, in a trial of a new therapy that might prevent brain injury? 

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