(Peter Wynn Thompson for NBC News ) Cindee Goodling, 36, right, of South Bend, Ind., is healthy enough to frolic with her family at a water park three years after suffering cardiac arrest when she was five months pregnant.
Risky cooling therapy saves pregnant mom, baby
SEPTEMBER 07, 2012JoNel Aleccia, Today.com
Doctors used therapeutic hypothermia, a technique not recommended in pregnant women, to save her life after an episode of cardiac arrest. It worked, saving Cindee and her son Collin, now 3. Also shown is Cindee's husband, Matt Goodling, 31, and daughter Emma, 6.Read more: MSNBC