The Real Reason Your Stomach Hurts
Motherhood and gut problems do not mix well, but they do mix often. Four moms with chronic, confounding symptoms share their rough, relatable journeys to find answers—and relief.
I Delayed Chemo to Do IVF During the Pandemic, And It Was Scary But Worth It
After learning I needed chemo for my breast cancer, I opted to do IVF. But because of the pandemic, fertility treatments were put on hold. I could only wait three months. My doctor fought hard for me and now I'm optimistic I will one day give birth.
My Double Mastectomy Forced Me to Put My Son in Daycare During the Pandemic, And I'm Glad I Did
Having a double mastectomy while raising a 20-month-old during the coronavirus pandemic has been the hardest time of my life. Putting my son in daycare was the best choice for me.
The Pandemic Pushed Back My Breast Cancer Surgery, a Small Delay With a Big Impact
After I found out I had breast cancer, my world was turned upside down. Then the coronavirus pandemic hit, my second surgery was delayed, and parenting with health issues became even harder.
5 Ways to Lower Your Risk of Breast Cancer
October is Breast Cancer Awareness month. Learn what you can do to protect yourself against the most common cancer in young women.
5 Ways the Mental Load Impacts Moms' Health and How to Ask for Help
The mental load is a heavy burden for any mom to carry alone. If she's not careful that burden can start affecting her health. Luckily there are ways to prevent that from happening.