Morning Sickness: The Rebellious Truth

Morning Sickness: The Rebellious Truth

Morning sickness is one of the most common symptoms during early pregnancy, typically occurring between weeks one to sixteen of the pregnancy.  Though it is usually worst in the morning, nausea and vomiting may occur at any time of the day.  Occasionally the nausea...
Ovarian Cancer

Ovarian Cancer

  Ovarian cancer is one of the cancers with a high mortality rate, as it generally presents with no symptoms until later in the progression of the disease, which limits the effectiveness of any type of therapy.  Women with a family history of ovarian cancer or those...
Breast Cancer and TCM

Breast Cancer and TCM

Breast cancer is a malignant tumor of the breast, most often seen in women. Breast cancer most often begins in the duct lining or in the lobule lining.  As you can see from the above picture, the breast is infiltrated with lymph nodes.  These lymph nodes connect to...
My Baby is Beautiful, Why am I so Sad!?

My Baby is Beautiful, Why am I so Sad!?

Postpartum Depression is often not talked about. Studies are showing that up to 50%-80% of new mothers have some sort of emotional changes or mood swings postpartum, lasting up to 10 days post-delivery.  Estimates of 10%-20% of women continue on to develop postpartum...