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Bliss Lau

Motherhood as Metamorphosis

by Jo Murphy

A woman’s identity can change when she becomes a mother, yet she doesn’t necessarily lose the woman she was before she gave birth. Instead she evolves further, embracing the duality…

Pregnancy Loss

I had a miscarriage

Why Miscarriages Aren’t Failures

by Meg Fee

Sixteen weeks into her second pregnancy, Jessica Zucker experienced spotting. Two days later she miscarried a baby girl. “My [first] pregnancy went beautifully,” she tells me. Four years later, she…


natural remedies for menopause

Managing Menopause Naturally

by Morgan Mider

Your period is irregular. You randomly experience waves of heat and break out in sweats. You’re having trouble sleeping through the night. You’re gaining weight. Your breasts are changing—and not…