Better Bedrest: An Interview with Executive Director Joanie ReisfeldSeptember 9th, 2010
Joanie Reisfeld went on bed rest with pre-eclampsia and HELLP Syndrome during her pregnancy in 1989-90. Haunted by her traumatic experience, two years later she founded Better Bedrest, a non-profit organization dedicated to supporting high risk pregnant women on bed rest emotionally and financially. Nearly 20 years later, Joanie is still working to support high risk pregnant women. Here is her story. Note: Cookie Lee Jewelry is also a supporter of BBR in addition to Silpada Designs.