About Author: Dr. Laura

Dr. Laura, the founder of "The Muslim Doctor", is an American Board Certified Muslim Pediatrician who cares for children & young adults aged 0-18. She attended medical school at the Chicago College of Osteopathic Medicine, and completed her Pediatric Residency at Hope Children's Hospital in Oak Lawn, Illinois. She also has experience working overseas in several large hospitals in the Middle East. To read more about health issues and for tips and advice by Dr. Laura, visit her website: http://themuslimdoctor.com/

Posts by Dr. Laura

Myth #1: Acne is caused from not washing your face. Acne is not related to dirt on the skin. It is caused by inflammation under the skin, not dirt on the […] 0

Myths About Your Health

Posted April 20, 2013

Myth #1: Acne is caused from not washing your face. Acne is not related to dirt on the skin. It is caused by inflammation under the skin, not dirt on the […]

It’s still hours until dinner and your stomach is grumbling. You open the fridge and find some fruit, yogurt, and a chocolate bar. Which do you reach for? To keep […] 0

Smart Snacking!

Posted April 20, 2013

It’s still hours until dinner and your stomach is grumbling. You open the fridge and find some fruit, yogurt, and a chocolate bar. Which do you reach for? To keep […]

The 411 on Acne It’s the last day of Ramadhan, and tomorrow will be Eid. Your family is throwing a huge party, everyone will be there. Your mom bought you […] 0

Oh no! Not Another Zit!

Posted April 20, 2013

The 411 on Acne It’s the last day of Ramadhan, and tomorrow will be Eid. Your family is throwing a huge party, everyone will be there. Your mom bought you […]