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Welcome to the Mead Johnson Journal. The journal serves as a global platform to share the latest news about our company, along with our perspective on developments and insights on breaking news related to children’s nutrition.

  • Labor of Love: Mead Johnson Employees Create Homemade Blankets for Newborn "Preemies" in Honor of World Prematurity Month

    Posted on Dec. 18th, 2015 at 10:30am

    Mead Johnson employees in Glenview handmade just over 100 keepsake blankets for preemies born at three area hospitals – Edward Hospital, Elmhurst Memorial Hospital and Advocate Lutheran General Hospital.

    When preemies emerge into the world, their parents often find themselves caught in a whirl of doctors, strange-looking life-saving machines and helplessness. It may be days – or in some cases months – before parents can cuddle their little bundles of joy for the first time.

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  • Building a Powerful NICU Family Support Network: A Guest Article from Hand to Hold.

    Posted on Sep. 15th, 2015 at 1:45pm

    September 15 is National Neonatal Nurses Day, when we recognize the outstanding efforts that these outstanding medical professionals provide to infants and families at, perhaps, the most vulnerable time of their lives. Kelli Kelley, founder and executive director of Hand to Hold, a nonprofit focused on support and education for families of babies who spend time in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU), shared her experiences with these outstanding healthcare experts.

    By Kelli Kelley

    Founder and Executive Director, Hand to Hold

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  • Wanted: NICU Heroes

    Posted on May. 13th, 2013 at 4:30pm

    Mead Johnson Nutrition is partnering with Hand to Hold, a national nonprofit Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) parent support organization to launch the ”NICU Heroes Award” in the U.S.

    We invite parents of infants and children who have spent time in the NICU to extend a public thank-you to NICU professionals for the heroics they perform daily: dedicating their lives to providing exemplary care to the youngest and most fragile of patients and their families.

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