Born and raised in New York City, Ann Marie moved to California in 1975. She developed chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) in the 1990s, and at first, it progressed slowly, but over time, the disease began to progress rapidly to the point where it began restricting her from doing some of things she enjoyed.
Soon after retiring, Mike experienced a heart attack. He enrolled in the Cardiac Rehabilitation Program and started exercising regularly, monitored what he was eating and completely changed his diet for the better.
Pregnancy is a time of great anticipation and excitement, especially when planning for the arrival of your first child. That was the case for Besa until she was hospitalized on bedrest 25 weeks into her first pregnancy.