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Latest Stillbirth Remembrance Day Stories

2008-07-15 18:00:13

By JAKE ARMSTRONG ATLANTA-Life was rolling along for Allie Brokhoff. She and her husband Andrew had just settled into their Richmond Hill home, and a trip to the doctor's office in mid-August 2007 confirmed she was three weeks away from adding a third healthy boy to their brood - Ethan Isaac Shark Brokhoff, a name their two sons helped choose. Days later, she noticed the unborn baby wasn't moving much. She ate a bowl of Cocoa Krispies, which usually elicited a flurry of activity from...


Word of the Day
tesla
  • The unit of magnetic flux density in the International System of Units, equal to the magnitude of the magnetic field vector necessary to produce a force of one newton on a charge of one coulomb moving perpendicular to the direction of the magnetic field vector with a velocity of one meter per second. It is equivalent to one weber per square meter.
This word is named for Nikola Tesla, the inventor, engineer, and futurist.