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Hidden Scar™ Breast Cancer Surgery: Advanced Cosmetic Procedure Comes to Touro

Disclosure :: this post is sponsored by Touro Infirmary. About 1 in 8 U.S. women will develop invasive breast cancer in their lifetime. Based on tumor size, women may have to choose between a mastectomy or lumpectomy. These surgeries normally leave a visible reminder of breast cancer. Many women are unaware of all the surgical […]

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Spit Up is Real

I went to every parenting and labor prep class I could find in the Greater New Orleans Area prior to having my first baby. It was like I was literally studying to have a baby. As I’m sure all new moms could relate, I wanted to be the best and most prepared you could be! […]

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It’s Not Easy Being Wheezy :: Tackling Childhood Asthma

Disclosure :: this post is sponsored by Children’s Hospital. As a mom living in Southeast Louisiana, it is very likely that you’ve encountered a child with asthma. It is one of the most common chronic childhood diseases, affecting one in every ten children. Asthma is certainly the most prevalent diagnosis among patients seen in the […]

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Is My House Toxic? {Simple Ways to Keep our Homes Safe and Clean}

Is my house toxic?  These days, we get bombarded with information on what’s good and bad for us and our kids. Everything from food, sunscreen, toys, water bottles, vitamins, medicines and cleaners can make the list. It’s way too much for any average person to keep track of the latest studies and information out there […]

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My Journey Through Postpartum Anxiety & Depression :: Recovery {Part 4 of 5}

Author’s note: This is a part of a series written at different stages of my experience with postpartum depression and anxiety. If you feel like something is not right, please reach out. You do not have to suffer. You can read part one of my journey here, part two here, and part three here. I will […]

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