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Profession Progression, the Story of a Lifetime, Part 6: Lanthier

“Hardships often prepare ordinary people for an extraordinary destiny.” – C.S. Lewis  Early Hardships As I reflect on my childhood now as an adult, I realize that my upbringing was quite a bit different than most...
Self-care should be a way of life for those who want to stay healthy and happy.

10 Self-Care Tips for a Happier You

“Self-care is a divine responsibility.” - Danielle Laporte As women, we often focus the majority of our energy on the well-being of those we care deeply about. This certainly applies to women in dentistry, as...
very pregnant woman sitting at desk catching up in office for maternity leave

The Ultimate Don’t Do This Guide to Maternity Leave for Women in Dentistry

I've got to admit I didn't ace maternity leave the first time around. In 2009, I took one-week paid leave to bond with my firstborn — Joseph. At the time, I was the Vice...