San Diego Mother Goes From Welfare Recipient to ER Doctor

When Amanda Lamond discovered she was pregnant at 18 years old, many people doubted she would ever reach her dream of becoming a doctor. But when Dr. Amanda Lamond-Holden takes the stage tonight at a ceremony to celebrate the end of her residency at UCSD Medical Center, her son Braden, 15, will be clapping the hardest. "It's been a long journey," Lamond-Holden told of her 16 years of schooling and raising children. "Pretty much my whole life she's been studying to be a doctor and...Full Story
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