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Young Adults and Addiction: The Benefits of Inpatient Care

For many young people, drug use and experimentation is a rite of passage of sorts. However, experimenting with drugs and alcohol is far from harmless, and can often result in lifelong...

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Belaboring your Fears

Due to the expansion of the media’s involvement in our lives; moms-to-be have a wealth of information on pregnancy and childbirth; more than ever before. That’s great, isn’t it? Maybe not when you consider that, by default, they also have more worries than ever. Is this leading to more hospital births and more cesareans? Mothering.com explores the question.

Posted: 1/17/08