Sorry Manhattanites, this post is all Brooklyn. I've been living in Brooklyn for 5+ years now, so I do most of my shopping in this borough. Here are 3 great shops for baby, with natural and nontoxic in mind.
You can learn so much by just perusing the websites! Read More
Recently we came across an article from NPR (2011): “For Chinese Moms, Birth Means 30 Days in Pajamas”. If you read it, it’s pretty impractical, especially for the NYC moms we help in our practice. This article speaks of an old Chinese tradition of rest for new moms, and how modern China has adapted by offering super-lux “confinement centers” for moms 30 days postpartum. Obviously these centers exist for the wealthy in China, but it’s based on practice of thousands of years. Read More
My patient asked me today for vegetarian restaurant recommendations. I haven't been to them all (I'm not even vegetarian) but here my favorite five, plus a few other categories: Read More