Emilie's Blog

When there are no words. Pregnancy and infant loss awareness day/month

Oct 16, 2019 | Emilie Salomons Dr. TCM, FABORM
It’s October 16thand for 16 days now I have been staring at a blank page trying to write a blog. I wanted to write a blog that could be helpful or insightful for the readers here who have (or know someone who has) lost a baby; whether by miscarriage, a baby born sleeping, or a child lost too soon. 

Why do I feel sad? Reframing what fall means for you.

Aug 29, 2019 | Emilie Salomons Dr. TCM, FABORM
It’s not uncommon for me to get an increase of patients complaining of sadness and depression around this time of year. 

Dr. Emilie is helping improve birth outcomes in Mexico.

Jul 23, 2019 | Emilie Salomons Dr. TCM, FABORM
Having a baby shouldn’t result in an early death due to complications with pregnancy and childbirth. However in Mexico, many women face disproportionately high odds of experiencing preventable maternal health challenges and complications leading to death. 

Pregnant and pain free, the month before IVF

Jul 11, 2019 | Emilie Salomons Dr. TCM, FABORM
Why treating both partners makes for quicker and healthier pregnancies. A success story. 
Let me first start by saying that the key to a healthy pregnancy is, a healthy egg, a healthy sperm and a healthy uterus (and body). So when I get to treat all three, it almost always leads to my best success stories :)

An open letter to the LGBTQIA2+ community: You are safe to discuss your sexual and reproductive health with me.

Jun 11, 2019 | Emilie Salomons Dr. TCM, FABORM
It is international pride month, and it has me thinking about reproductive health and the lack of safe spaces for people from the LGBTQIA2+ community to talk about their reproductive health. Working in reproductive health, I feel it is my duty to make sure people know that they have a safe space to talk about their reproductive health with me.

Meghan Markle: What you need to know about the real postpartum period. (weeks 3-6) Part 2

Jun 04, 2019 | Emilie Salomons Dr. TCM, FABORM
So it’s been a month since Meghan Markle, The Duchess of Sussex has had her baby. This seems like a perfect time to cover the next part to my postpartum recovery series.

Meghan Markle: What you need to know about the real postpartum period. (weeks 1-2)

May 16, 2019 | Emilie Salomons Dr. TCM, FABORM
Just in case you live under a rock and haven’t heard yet, the Duke and Duchess of Sussex, Prince Harry and Meghan Markle, just had a baby boy. 2 days into her postpartum there was Meghan, hair blown out, in a white dress and high heels smiling for the camera crew talking about being a parent.

Black History Month: The supplement issue

Feb 19, 2019 | Emilie Salomons Dr. TCM, FABORM

Black History Month: The PCOS issue

Feb 19, 2019 | Emilie Salomons Dr. TCM, FABORM

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