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Trick-or-treating during COVID: ‘Candypult’ saves Halloween 2020

This 8-year-old Pennsylvania boy became the real-life superhero of his neighborhood on Halloween this year — by building a catapult that launched candy to his friends from a distance. Eight-year-old Connor Mak, of York County, Pennsylvania, and his father Vince built the contraption together when they couldn’t stand the thought of another COVID cancellation. “We… Read More »

A Fly Landed in Mike Pence’s Hair During the VP Debate and Twitter Lost Its Mind

So there we were, watching the vice presidential debate, wincing at the interruptions and laughing at the memes—and then, out of nowhere, came The Fly. The Fly settled into Mike Pence’s coiffed, icy hair and just…hung out for a while. Pence talked. And Pence talked. And Pence talked some more. And the fly just…chilled. It… Read More »

Lamotrigine (Lamictal) Dosing During Pregnancy

For many women with bipolar disorder, lamotrigine (Lamictal) is an effective mood stabilizer.  Given its favorable reproductive safety profile, lamotrigine is a reasonable option for women who require treatment with a mood stabilizer during pregnancy.   When advising women regarding the use of medications during pregnancy, we typically recommend that women remain on the dose of… Read More »