New Years Baby

Tim and Sabrina Snedaker and their children, Abby and newborn Wesley Ryan.  (Source: Memorial Healthcare System)

South Florida Families Welcome 1st Babies Of 2014

While most people spent New Year’s Eve raising a glass as they watched a glittering ball drop, or a neon orange rise, some South Florida women had bigger things in mind. Like giving birth.


Doctors at Jackson Memorial have already performed the first surgeries to correct Kimberly Suarez's cleft palate.  (Source: Jackson Health Systems)

Docs Perform Surgery To Correct New Year’s Baby’s Cleft Lip

The first baby to be born at Jackson Memorial Hospital in 2012 didn’t come into the world in perfect health but doctors there have already taken the first steps to heal her.


Dennis Gonzalez was the first baby born in Miami-Dade County in 2012.  (Source: Kendall Medical Center)

Kendall Medical Has 1st Miami-Dade Baby Of 2012

While not exactly at the stroke of midnight, a baby born at Kendall Regional Medical Center was the first baby born in the new year in Miami-Dade and Broward Counties.