Tuesday, September 29, 2020

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de Quervain tenosynovitis is a common cause of hand or wrist pain in adults.  It is sometimes called “mommy’s thumb” or “mommy’s wrist” because it seems to be more common in women especially during the newborn period.  It seems to present itself in the first 4 to 6 weeks after delivery. I had "mommy thumb" during my first month postpartum with Madi,...
There is a common misconception that women who breastfeed their babies will have adverse changes to the appearance of their breasts once they wean breastfeeding.  It can actually be a common reason why women choose not to breastfeed their infants.   Surprisingly, it isn’t the act of breastfeeding at all that changes the appearance of your breasts.  It is actually the changes in breasts...
Our daughter Madi has been the center of my husband's and my life since the day she was born. Our family, friends and nanny have commented about the significant adjustment that Madi will have once our baby boy arrives. I asked a friend and colleague Dr. Sarah Nunes, who is a mother of 4...

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