About the Authors

Emily Bartlett, L.Ac. runs a busy Chinese medicine practice in Los Angeles, CA where she specializes in women's health. When she not seeing patients or hanging at the beach with her husband and two lively kids, you can find her blogging at HolisticSquid.com about fertility, natural health, and nutrition. She is also co-founder of RealPlans.com, a customizable online meal planner that helps thousands of families consistently enjoy healthy, home-cooked meals.

Laura Erlich, LAc (FABORM) is the owner and clinic director of Mother Nurture Wellness, a practice dedicated to supporting women with acupuncture, herbal medicine and holistic healthcare, with locations in West Los Angeles and Silver Lake, CA. In addition to her clinical practice, Laura teaches continuing education classes to other acupuncturists and attends births as a doula. You can find more of her writings on her blog at mothernurturela.com. and she is available for phone and Skype consultations.  She is luckier than lucky to share her life with her wonderful husband, amazing son, and beautiful step-daughter.