Aren't You Worried That Birthmother Is Smoking During Pregnancy?

Aren't You Worried That Birthmother Is Smoking During Pregnancy?
Parents with textbook pregnancies, healthy lifestyles and regular prenatal care sometimes give birth to kids who develop autism spectrum disorders, heart disease, hydrops, cancer, sensory issues, kidney disease — any number of conditions that make … Read more on ChicagoNow (blog)

It's Too Early For This — Losing Matt Ryd
I received a message yesterday, via Facebook wall, that Matt Ryd's parents were letting everyone know that Matt had lost his battle with anxiety, depression and an eating disorder and took his own life yesterday. Their message is thoughtful and … Read more on ChicagoNow (blog)

The truth is, 'pretty is as pretty does'
There are a few men who come to her sessions, some with eating disorders and others who never felt they were good-looking by mainstream standards. “It's not easy being a Korean-American in Mississippi,” said … “It's tough out there, and sometimes you … Read more on The Japan Times

Balancing act: Woman living 64 years with diagnosis
Most cases of type 1 diabetes start in childhood, usually around 12 or 13 years of age, Shidler said, but some adults develop the disorder, too, such as Chicago Bears quarterback Jay Cutler. If it's not controlled, diabetes causes problems like high … Read more on