Back to Home Page

about jake

Jake Dean - named after Kimmie's Dad

Born 12:39pm

4 pounds 9 ounces

17 1/4 inches

My weight

Tuesday 10/30/07: 4 lbs 9.6 oz

Sunday 11/11/07: 4 lbs 8.6 oz

Wednesday 11/14/07: 4 lbs 11 oz

Monday 11/19/07: 4 lbs 15 oz

Monday 11/26/07: 5 lbs 6 oz
Tuesady 12/11/07: 6 lbs 12 oz
Monday 1/14/08: 9 lbs 11oz
Monday 1/28/08: 11 lbs 13 oz
Thursday 2/14/08: 13 lbs 13 oz
Saturday 3/1/08: 15 lbs 3 oz (on our home scale!)
Monday 3/10/08: 16 lbs 11oz
Thursday 5/1/08: 17 lbs 10oz
Monday 8/4/08: 21 lbs 6oz
Thursday 10/30/08: 23 lbs 2oz (Happy Birthday!)
Monday 10/26/09: 28 lbs 4 oz (Happy Birthday in 4 days!)
2/2010: 30 1/2 lbs
Tuesday 8/24/10 : 32 lbs 4 oz (Happy 3rd Birthday in 2 months!)

at the nicu

I was born at 2086 grams and went home at 2059 grams.

My Apgar score was 8 at one and five minutes old.

I was on NCPAP for 2 days, followed by a nasal cannula until I was 3 days old.

My blood sugar was 37 when I was born and I got a bolus in the NICU.

I was on phototherapy for bilirubin until I was 9 days old.

I had bradycardia (no apnea), but had no alarms after I was 7 days old.

I was eating on my own (without any tubes) when I was 12 days old.

I got my Hepatitis B vaccine on 11/9/07.

November 13, 2007: I'm coming home!
Click here