Birth stories

Family has positive NICU experience after enduring difficult pregnancy and the loss of one twin

Heather Traglia and her husband Billy knew their baby was going to need care in the Salem Health NICU due to a high-risk pregnancy. Read their story.

Six pounds, one ounce of pure joy

With most first pregnancies and births, expecting mothers are offered information on everything from diet and exercise to risks and postpartum expectations. But nothing can totally prepare you for the actual experience. Read Jasmine's story.