NY Daily News - "Hurricane Sandy Miracle! Brooklyn Woman Goes Into Labor Just As Superstorm Blasts New York And Delivers Healthy Baby Boy"
Julia Alemany's road to motherhood on Tuesday included an epidural by flashlight, an anxious escape down eight flights of stairs and a harrowing trip in an ambulance that was struck by a tree branch in the storm. The 34 year old researcher from Greenpoint, Brooklyn had done her best to prepare for the birth of her second child. "We drill and prepare for these emergencies, and when it came, it paid off," said Dr. Michael Brodman, chief of obstetrics at Mount Sinai said. "We were ready." Learn more