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How to Spot Fake (Medical) News and Ads

As moms (and responsible citizens), we have the privilege and responsibility to make decisions not only for ourselves but for our family. We are constantly bombarded with information on the latest products claiming safety for our kids, on the latest status of diseases making rounds in our communities, on the advantages and side effects of […]

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My (roller coaster) breastfeeding journey

Months before I gave birth, I promised myself (and my baby) to fully breastfeed: it’s free, clean, nutritious, and promotes bonding. In short, it’s the best option for feeding baby. In fact, at the time, I was convinced that not only was it the best, but it was the ONLY option. Formula just won’t do, […]

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The Fork in the Road: Motherhood vs Career

It’s no secret that doctors get married and have children late in life (if at all). The most common explanation is because our work entails so much dedication that we easily forego our personal lives. A recent topic of (viber) conversation with some of my closest friends revolved around the topic: should I have a […]

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Things I have learned (so far)

After getting married my husband and I decided we wanted to start a family. I knew that my life would change, but I never knew how much it could. Fast forward to February, when I came face-to-face with a little guy who changed my life forever. 5 months later, I am sleep-deprived, busier than I […]

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