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Early Bloomers event to mark World Prematurity Awareness Day



On account of World Prematurity Day 2017, Aster Hospital, Mankhool organized the ‘Early Bloomers’ event in order to celebrate the little heroes who fought their way to survival.

The event took place at Aster Hospital, Mankhool on Friday, November 24 and was attended by parents of babies who were discharged from Aster Hospital’s NICU. The event was solely dedicated to recognizing and celebrating the little fighters.

The event provided parents of these babies a platform to meet other parents and babies who have been through the same and share their experiences with each other, in order to stay motivated. The event also included fun activities and informative sessions for parents. The educative sessions included a Dr. talk on preemie care and BLS training for parents, to educate them about steps that need to be taken in case of an emergency.

Aster Hospital, Mankhool is well equipped with a Level III NICU. The Hospital has encountered pre-term babies as young as 24 weeks delivered and admitted to the NICU, only to successfully grow and develop into stronger healthier babies. The services and NICU facilities at Aster Hospital gives new hope to parents of the preemies. The NICU team at Aster Hospital are highly trained professionals who are passionate about their duties and responsibilities. They are a team that can be trusted as family, and share the same emotions as the parents of the babies admitted to the NICU.