Adam and Teresa Freas were at an ultrasound appointment for their new baby, when the doctor suggested they have a look at baby number two. Once the realization that they were going to have twins sunk in, the couple joined the Mothers of Multiples Program where they gained insight from other couple with twins, triplets, and quadruplets.
They thought it was just a migraine, but it turns out Thomas, 13, had a brain tumor that required immediate surgery.
The Wongs adopted two girls with spina bifida and found comprehensive care from the specialists at Sutter Children's Center in Sacramento.
Sutter registered nurse Gabriella Frank shares how Dr. Herbsman's care helped her through a health scare—and inspired her career.
Baby Sam was born by emergency C-section at 1 pound, 12 ounces and would spend the next 95 days in the NICU. But today he is happy and healthy.
Twins Jeni and Beth have nine kids between them—all delivered by Dr. Horowitz, now a friend for life.