When my son was about four weeks old he was diagnosed with colic. My response to the emergency room doctor, “I kind of figured that. What do we do?” She recommended we try the five Ss (which we had done almost 24/7 since he was born), but in the kindest way possible said other than that all […]
Leslie Waghorn is the mother of a very active preschooler and a fiercely independent toddler. She has worked in public health and digital media strategy for nearly a decade, having previously worked in media and politics. Previously based in Washington, DC, she's now based in Ottawa, Canada. Leslie holds an MA in health communication from George Mason University and has an honors BA with a double major in Political Science and History from Carleton University. By day she's a freelance health communication professional and by night she’s the founder and editor-in-chief of TheScientificParent.org.