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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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Robin Elise Weiss

Robin Elise Weiss

Author of several pregnancy books and mother of seven

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Kip Kozlowski

Kip Kozlowski

Certified nurse-midwife and founder of the Greenhouse Birth...

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Ann Douglas

Ann Douglas

Author of 28 books on pregnancy and motherhood

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Martha Sears, R.N.

Registered nurse, former childbirth education, La Leche League leader and lactation consultant, Sears is the author of 25 parenting books, including The Pregnancy Book: Month-by-Month, Everything You Need to Know From America’s Baby Experts, which she co-wrote with her husband.
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Ronnie Lichtman

An associate professor and chairperson of the SUNY Downstate Midwifery Education Program, Lichtman has taught midwifery and directed the midwifery programs at Columbia University and SUNY Stony Brook and practiced in a number of settings. Currently, Lichtman has a private midwifery practice devoted to well-woman gynecology and frequently lectures at local and national conferences. She is the primary author of the updated, expanded and completely revised original guide to pregnancy, "Dr. Guttmacher's Pregnancy, Birth and Family Planning."
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Sarah J. Buckley, M.D.

Buckley is a trained GP/family physician, an internationally acclaimed writer on gentle choices in pregnancy, birth and parenting, and mother of four children, all born at home. She’s also the author of Gentle Birth, Gentle Mothering, which combines Buckley’s medical expertise with her natural mothering character.
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Sheila Kitzinger

Kitzinger is a birth activist and advocate for home births. She lectures to midwives in different countries and is an honorary professor at Thames Valley University, where she teaches the masters program in midwifery.
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William Sears, M.D.

Sears is the author of more than 30 books on childcare, including The Pregnancy Book: Month-by-Month, Everything You Need to Know From America’s Baby Experts, which he co-wrote with his wife. He’s also a medical and parenting consultant for BabyTalk and Parenting magazines, as well as the expert pediatrician on the Parenting.com web site.
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