The Preemie Growth Project

Sharing Vital Information About Nutritional Issues for Premature Babies & Special Needs Children


Eligibility FAQ


Q: Can my child join?

A: We are currently accept children through December 31, 2012 who are

a) born prior to 40 weeks and/or at less than 2500g (5 lbs, 8 oz) or have neuromuscular issues, including but not limited to cerebral palsy, hypotonia, hyper-spasticity or dystonia, or who are not meeting appropriate developmental milestones;

b) who are less than twelve years of age at time of enrollment into the project;

c) who have a pediatrician;

d) who have been released from hospital care; and

e) whose parents will commit to a minimum two month participation and submitting biweekly status updates.

Q: I do not live in the United States; can my child still join?

A: Yes, but we cannot ship product out of the country.

Q: My child has brain damage/a birth defect/is sick. Can I still join?

A: Yes.

Q: I am breastfeeding; can my child still participate?

A: Yes.

Q: I am using formula; can my child still participate?

A: Yes.

Q: My child has formula allergies; can my child still participate?

A: Yes.