I’m Celebrating Mother’s Day Extra Because of You

A Birth Defects Insights Blog

By Vinita Oberoi Leedom, MPH, APM, PMP

Member of the Society for Birth Defects Research and Prevention

Last Mother’s Day, I had the privilege of bringing home a beautiful baby girl I named Anika. She was, and still is, the brightest spot in the pandemic for me. Whenever my baby girl smiles at me, her dark eyes warm and trusting, it feels like the sun is peeking through the clouds.

My pregnancy with Anika was filled with reminders of the importance of what you do every day…

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