05/11/2013 - 12:42

Mary and Edye

Hi, my name is Mary, and I’m a mom.

I can no longer live in a state of denial. Mother’s Day is approaching full-speed around the corner and everyone keeps reminding me that, in fact, I am a mother. Being the only new mom around the office, I’ve been asked to address new mom-hood in this blog post for Mother’s Day. So here goes. …

05/06/2013 - 14:14

In Osteoporosis Part I, Dr. Ko introduced us to this degenerative bone disease. The good doctor covered what osteoporosis is and the uncontrollable and controllable risks associated with the disease. Read on for part II.

Topics: General | Dr. Ko Says
04/18/2013 - 13:06

My grandma epitomized the stereotypical qualities of a grandmother. She was as sweet as honey, always made sure that I ate more than I needed, and she could knit a scarf in an afternoon. In her later years, she was hunched over and walked with a shuffle. I remember how proud I was when I surpassed her in height at 4'9". What I failed to realize in my youth was that Grandma was not always 4'9" at her tallest, and being hunched over was not a natural process of age.

Topics: General | Dr. Ko Says
04/09/2013 - 09:58

This week, Dr. Ko addresses Softcup and fertility. 

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Topics: General | Dr. Ko Says
04/05/2013 - 11:54

Photo of Dr. Margaret Chan

This month, our stop-at-nothing woman is Dr. Margaret Chan, current Director-General of the World Health Organization (WHO). As the first person from China to lead a United Nations Agency, Dr. Chan is committed to serving world health interests and remains the most powerful person in public health today.  

04/04/2013 - 11:00

I wanted to let you know how amazing Softcup is! I'll admit I was skeptical to try it, but for $8 I figured why not? I came across Softcup online, while looking up ideas about having sex on your period. I'm not usually a fan of the idea, but my boyfriend had been away and he was only in town for a few days...of course those few days were during my period! Needless to say, I was desperate. I read the tips and that the first time or two you might get it wrong, feel it, or make a mess. Let me tell you - I got it in the first time, didn't feel it at all, and there was no mess.