Maryland moves to expand midwifery care

When Naomi Gottlieb-Miller became pregnant, she knew she wanted to deliver her firstborn at home. “I was pretty sure I didn’t want to have my baby in a hospital or birthing center. I had friends who had home births, and I knew that was what I wanted. It seemed for me the most natural thing… Read More

Cancer survivor rides on

Jason Mendelsohn was taking a written exam on financial securities for his career when he “put my hand on my face to ponder a question.” The Washington native felt a small bump on the side of his neck and called the doctor soon after successfully completing the test. Within a short time, Mendelsohn learned he… Read More

Illness has ‘no funding, no treatment, no cure’

Four-year-old Jamison Eberstein squeals in delight as she practices walking down the driveway. She enjoys all things princess and listening to her mother read Pete the Cat books. She is particular about the outfits her mother chooses and won’t allow herself to be clad in clothes she doesn’t like. But the child weighs only 29… Read More