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Mastitis Care for Nursing Moms –Book Review

I read “Mastitis Care for Nursing Moms: What They Don’t Tell You (but Should!)” by Shannon Devaney when I first started nursing because a friend of mine shared with me a horrific story about mastitis and I wanted to know … Continue reading

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The Malingering Myth

After I am exposed to oils I often don’t feel up to par for a long time, sometimes months. Although the acute symptoms have gone, the more subtle problems will linger. Often I feel guilty because these troubles interfere with … Continue reading

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Peanut Butter

Recently a reader reminded me about how peanut butter often contains vegetable oils. This is very true. Simple peanut butter of ground peanuts and salt separates at room temperature and needs to be stirred together again or stored in the … Continue reading

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