Pregnant Moms: Dr. Linda has a New Blog!!

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Hi pregnant moms. Because you’re part of my family, I wanted to share some good news. I’ve started a new blog entitled, “Dr Linda’s Journey” which describes my challenges […]

The Founder of Lamaze Says Farewell

Elisabeth Bing is gone — but oh what a legacy she left!

100-year-old Bing died on Friday, May 15th in her Manhattan home according to the New York Times. While her name might not be familiar […]

Dying to Have a Baby: The Death of a 56-Year Old Mother of Twins

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It happened again; another heart-breaking horror story. In less than 2 weeks after reporting about the death of Erica Morales, a first-time 36 year old mother who […]

Erica Morales Delivers Four Babies and Then Dies: Another Pregnancy Tragedy

Erica Morales’ last Facebook message was dated January 15th and simply said, “Prayers please. 5 o’clock C Section.” Now, she speaks from Heaven.

Erica was 36 year old and wanted to become a mother after marrying […]

An Open Letter of Apology to Melissa Rivers

Dear Melissa,

I owe you an apology on behalf of my irresponsible medical colleagues who let their shallow ego cloud their clinical judgment and ultimate killed your mother.

I took the death of your mother personally because […]

What Does a Stillbirth Look Like?

Stillbirth. A condition I’ve been battling to prevent my entire professional career and a word that literally gives me nightmares. Everyone knows that a pregnant woman shouldn’t carry a baby for nine months only to […]

Pregnancy for Sale

 

Being told that your body will never be able to reproduce is beyond painful – I’ve been there. But should procreation become a business at any cost?
In a recent New York Times article, we are […]

Do You Have Fibroids and Want to Have a Hysterectomy? Please Read This First.

Today I put my patient safety hat on to discuss a growing controversy in the obgyn community about the treatment of fibroids. Fibroids are usually a benign tumor that affects 80% of women and especially […]

What Every Pregnant Woman Needs to Know About Blood Clots

Blood clots are sneaky, deadly and unfortunately occur more frequently in pregnant women – especially after they have had a baby. In a non-pregnant woman, blood clots are good because they keep us from […]

What Every Pregnant Woman Needs to Know About Blood Clots

Blood clots are sneaky, deadly and unfortunately occur more frequently in pregnant women – especially after they have had a baby. In a non-pregnant woman, blood clots are good because they keep us from bleeding […]