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A Motherhood Journey: Becky Grymonprez

When I look back at my motherhood journey, I remember those early stages with my boys. Those late night feedings, those exciting moments, those scary times when I was on the phone with an advice nurse and most importantly that community of mama friends who were going through the exact same thing.

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Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs) 100

So, what’s considered an ACE? ACEs range from abuse, psychological and sexual, to simply living with family members that suffer from mental illness. Find your ACE score and learn more about health correlations.

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Resilience to Stress: The Orchid and the Dandelion Theory

One possible explanation for the variation in responses to ACEs is that more sensitive children are less resilient to the effects of stress in childhood. The Orchid and the Dandelion framework is a reference to the concept of resilience: the idea that some people are innately robust to the harmful effects of stressful events.

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Why Oath: A Founder’s Story

The path to founding Oath started with New York salons and Ebola: Oath is born from our own experiences with the transformative power of small groups and the research of how tight-knit community can transform not just health outcomes, but our very understanding of human wellbeing.

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Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs) 101

At Oath, our model of care is grounded in fundamental research on childhood stress physiology. Stress response can have cascading effects on how children see the world and their actual longterm health. How? Let’s start with the basics.

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Heavy Metals in Baby Food: How to Mitigate Risk of Toxicity

Recent reports show toxic levels of heavy metals in baby food. Don’t panic! Toxic heavy metals in baby food is nothing new, but now that we are aware of their existence, we can take steps to mitigate their effects. Let’s talk about what these new reports mean and what we can do about it.

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