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Nestlé Adopts New Animal Welfare Standards

World Animal Protection has a vision. They want to see a world where animal welfare matters and animal cruelty has ended. Earlier this year, they partnered with Nestlé, one of the world's leading food…

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10 Health Benefits of Marijuana

Marijuana frequently gets a bad rap. How much of it is deserved? After my earlier blog, “Should Marijuana Be Legalized?” I conducted research to find out the benefits and problems linked with marijuan…

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Should Marijuana be Legalized?

The New York Times conducted a poll asking readers whether marijuana should be legalized or not. While I anticipated that many people favor legalizing marijuana, their results were still shocking: onl…

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Why We’re Misinformed About Gun Violence

With the recent news of the Santa Barbara shooting and yesterday's Seattle Pacific University shooting and all the others before them, it's easy to feel like gun violence is at an all time high. Bu…

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Exercising While Pregnant Could Boost Your Baby’s Brain

It's no newsflash that staying active and healthy while pregnant is the best thing for both mama and baby. But did you know that exercising while pregnant might actually boost your baby's brain? Th…

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How To Be ‘Eggy’ When It’s Crunch Time

Ever since my mentor Dr. Christiane Northrup challenged me to “be less sperm, more egg” two and a half years ago, I’ve committed to less of the pushing, striving, and making it happen “spermy”-ness th…

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New York Times Bestseller Baby!

My intention for 2013 was to manifest more support in my life. I imagined what this support would look like, how it would feel, and how it would show up. When you set clear intentions, the Univers…

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A Cause Of Pain Your Doctor Might Miss

As an OB/GYN, I have examined and treated thousands of women who complain of pelvic pain. Sometimes the diagnosis is easy -- it’s pelvic inflammatory disease, a ruptured ovarian cyst, a twisted ovary,…

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The Most Amazing Fried Rice Ever (video)

My favorite food guru is Mark Bittman of The New York Times who goes by the moniker The Minimalist. He’s not a professional chef, just someone who loves good food and has figured out that it’s not all…

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Does Online Time Interfere with Family Time?

Upon researching the subject of how our reliance (and obsession) with technology affects our family and personal relationships (not to mention our existing attention span), I read through the relevant…

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