A Sad Beginning, a Beautiful Ending: Finding Your Mom after 38 Years

Sometimes a woman gives birth to a child, but due to circumstances beyond her control, she relinquishes that child to a social service agency, a friend or at times, even a stranger. This child may […]

How can we prevent a Teen Mom from Carrying a Dead Fetus in a Shopping Bag?

Tiona Rodriguez, a 17 year old teen mom was arrested in a New York City Victoria Secrets store on suspicion of shoplifting and accompanied by 17 year-old Francis Estevez, who was also arrested. The security […]

How Secure is Your Hospital Nursery?

No longer living in New York, I received no less than three emails and phone calls from good friends and colleagues regarding the story of Carlina White, the 23 year old woman who was kidnapped […]

A Dog and a Baby

One of the most phenomenal stories regarding babies that I ever heard was reported on CNN in May 2005 and in the May 30, 2005 edition of Jet Magazine.

“A newborn baby abandoned in a Kenyan […]

A Deadly Risk

And there it was on the front page of the New York Times for the whole world to see.  Where Life Starts Is a Deadly Risk, by Denise Grady, described a harsh reality that is […]