It was 4 a.m. Sunday when officer Mandy Smith, who is nine months pregnant, walked into the police department in Hempstead during Hurricane Irene and stayed there for 17 hours.
In some parts of the city, 1 in 3 expectant mothers are considered obese and Dr. Adam Buckley, an OB/GYN and patient safety expert at Beth Israel Medical Center, calls it a “significant problem.”
For most of us trying to dig out, it’s a nuisance. But, for others in the town of Hempstead on Long Island, it’s a matter of life and death.
Mount Vernon police Chief Barbara Duncan says there doesn’t appear to be any sign of foul play in the disappearance of 32-year-old Gizela Andrade.
The lawsuit seeks unspecified damages in the 2009 death of Eutisha Rennix.
Violence at the end of a mostly peaceful Dominican Day Parade sends a pregnant teenager to the hospital.
As a lot of new moms will tell you, having a child can do a number on your body, but there are new ways to restore your body after giving birth,CBS 2′s Dr. Max Gomez reports.