Rachael’s Story – NEC

Rachael’s Story – NEC

"Everything seemed to be going well after Aubree was born at 25 weeks and 6 days gestation on the 27th of August 2021.   On the 7th sept my husband Dan had to leave us in Derriford and return to Holsworthy to be with our other children. A few...

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SNUG’s SPONSORED FANCY DRESS PARADES!

SNUG’s SPONSORED FANCY DRESS PARADES!

Important Announcement Unfortunately due to unforeseen circumstances we are having to postpone EXETER’S Fancy Dress Parade on the 22nd April . But fear not… it will be back in August and our plans will be even bigger and better! Please note the...

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Terri’s Story -WDSD

 "Today marks World Down Syndrome Day, chosen to represent the 3 copies of the 21st chromosome present in those with Down Syndrome. In order to raise awareness we wear odd socks, to represent how the chromosomes look in a microscope. Our journey...

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Amber’s Story

I was diagnosed with severe pre eclampsia at my 31wk midwife appointment. After a week under observation at Taunton hospital, I came back to Barnstaple where our baby arrived 8 weeks early via c-section. Sebastian spent six weeks in Barnstaple SCBU...

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Hazel’s Story

Hazel’s Story

  When I went into labour at nearly 41 weeks, I had no reason to think my baby would be admitted to NNU. I'd had a very straight forward pregnancy and the thought of NNU hadn't even entered my mind. I had attended a hypnobirthing weekend and...

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DAPA: The story so far

DAPA: The story so far

With SNUG supporting so many families and creating such a wonderful network of people across Devon, all of whom are attuned to the neonatal world, it made sense to extend a specific arm of support to Dad's and partners. At such a time of  crisis ...

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