Cancer, Lead Poisoning And Our Version of March Madness
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Cancer, Lead Poisoning And Our Version of March Madness

In the last two weeks, we seriously thought our daughter might have cancer AND lead poisoning, I kid you not. For real…these were collectively the 2nd and 3rd times I almost quit China. It all started a few weeks ago when our household was plagued with illnesses of Biblical proportions. I’m talking upper respiratory infections, bronchiolitis, pink eye, … Continue reading

The Nurse’s Perspective on Minimal Pain Interventions During Childbirth
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The Nurse’s Perspective on Minimal Pain Interventions During Childbirth

By Casey, RN BSN I love a good natural childbirth. As a labor nurse there are very few things that provide a greater happy rush. A patient with no epidural can jump from 6cm to complete and pushing without the ability to stop herself in a matter of minutes – it keeps us on our … Continue reading

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A Quick Update On The Diastasis Recti

Well, it’s still there. The gap, that is. It’s been three months since I posted about my diastasis recti, and I’m still struggling to close a three finger width gap. Crap. I stuck to the MuTu System faithfully for 8 weeks. Technically I didn’t “finish” the entire thing. Problem was, I never was able to move past … Continue reading