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Holiday stress: Surviving the season

Holiday Stress and Anxiety: Surviving the Season

Warning: stone cold bummer of a story ahead… My mother-in-law passed away last year on Christmas Eve after suffering from Alzheimer’s for a long time. She and my father-in-law had been married 53 years. To his credit, my father-in-law insisted on putting funeral arrangements aside for a day, and celebrating Christmas with his kids, grandkids […]

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Mom is the loneliest number

Mom is the loneliest number

If you’ve ever joined an internet moms group you will quickly discover that mothers are a lonely group of people. Somewhere between childhood and adulthood, the ability to make friends easily vanishes. It starts when we get pregnant. I think that it’s because pregnancy itself can feel like such an isolating time.  I was looking […]

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Raising Diabetes Awareness

November is Diabetes Awareness Month

National Diabetes Awareness Month November is Diabetes Awareness Month So what is diabetes? There are a few types of diabetes, these types are Type One Diabetes (formally known as Juvenile Diabetes), Type Two Diabetes, and Gestational Diabetes (occurring during pregnancy). All of these types manifest in different ways, and have different processes happening in the […]

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