How Can We Optimize Our Breast Health?

Christie Clinic Obstetrics and Gynecology

The next time you are sitting with a group of other women, look around for a minute. If there are 8 women, it is likely that one of them will get breast cancer in their lifetime.

Mom to Mom: Why I am Afraid to Give Birth in Illinois


I do not want to give birth in Illinois, specifically in Champaign-Urbana where I currently live.

Expecting and New Moms Come Together in Champaign-Urbana

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Are you a new mom or soon-to-be mom looking for a group of women to connect with? Join the Champaign-Urbana Expecting and New Mommies Club.

Mom to Mom: The Day I Forgot to Pick Up My Kid


If you’re a flawed and imperfect, but well-meaning mother, you are invited to continue reading so that we may commiserate over this whole crazy motherhood business.

40 by 40: Final Week


It’s Jenette’s final post! She turns 40 this week! Did she lose 40 pounds? See how much weight she’s lost these past weeks, and what she’s learned in the end.