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Postpartum depression or postpartum thyroiditis?

My own experience with postpartum depression started 6 weeks after the birth of my first child, Annika.  I remember clearly that it was a Friday, Annika […]

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The best morning sickness trick: acupuncture

I hate morning sickness.  When I was pregnant with Annika I was sick for four and a half months.  It was awful.  My “morning” sickness lasted […]

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Just say “NO” to Tylenol! (Acetaminophen causes autism?)

Many of the parents in my practice have now heard “Dr. Erika’s Tylenol Rant.”  Tylenol (acetaminophen or paracetamol) is probably my least favorite pharmaceutical.  That’s saying […]

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Quit it! (Smoking, Carbs and Mom-Guilt)

{This is a re-post Dr. Erika originally wrote for Mothers Organic Health.  Check ’em out!} We’ve all got ‘em: things that we know aren’t good for […]

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