Monday, October 14, 2019

Breastfeeding Frequency and Routine

The frequency of breastfeeding varies from mother to mother, and depends on multiple factors including milk supply, milk extraction abilities of the...

Guest Post: Preparing Your Older Child for a New Baby

Our daughter Madi has been the center of my husband's and my life since the day she was born. Our family, friends...

Preparing For The Arrival of Your Baby: Newborn Essentials

I remember when I was pregnant with Madi. I was so excited when I found out I was pregnant and couldn’t wait...

Storage of Breast Milk for a Health Term Infant

If you are a nursing mother, at some point you may consider pumping your breast milk and storing it for future use.  This...

Deli Meats and Pregnancy

Deli Meats and Pregnancy I love charcuterie.  And pizza. And sandwiches.  I’m now in my second pregnancy and there never ceases to...

Constipation and Pregnancy

Constipation in Pregnancy Constipation is yet another uncomfortable symptom that is very common in pregnancy. We...

Why Do We Need Vitamin B12?

What is vitamin B12? Vitamin B12 (cobalamin) is a vitamin that plays a crucial role in the synthesis of our...

Family activities in Edmonton, Alberta

Graeme and I have lived in Edmonton for over 10 years.  We attended medical school, completed our residencies and started our practices here. We...
Tips for travelling to Vancouver Canada

Tips for travelling to Vancouver Canada

Vancouver is where I grew up and my family still lives there so it is one of our favourite places to go on...
Dr. Mom blog explores tips for children with speech and language delay

Tips for children with speech and language delay

When Madi was 15 months old, we were at a playground and we met a little girl who was 16 months old....