Kept Alive for Her Baby
What a unique case. Susan Torres was a researcher at the NIH. She has one son already, and is expecting another child. Apparently, she has melanoma and it spread to her brain, causing her to have a stroke and rendering her "brain dead". I hope the baby survives. What a sad, complicated event.
If you don't know already, melanoma is extremely dangerous. Many people don't realize that it is one of the most dangerous forms of cancer. Here is a melanoma tutorial; check yourself out.