Month: April 2014

Preventing Cancer

The WHO’s World Cancer Report 2014 said the major sources of preventable cancer included: Less than 10% cancer is genetic. Most are from preventable causes. The WHO’s World Cancer Report 2014 said the major sources of preventable cancer included: Smoking Infections Alcohol Obesity and inactivity Radiation, both from the sun and medical scans Air pollution …

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What to know about Vitamin K

A lot of my patients  are very deliberate about what interventions are performed during pregnancy, delivery, and in the newborn period. Their interest and education on these matters is an important part of our collaborative approach to obstetrical care.  But some can attempt to just be opposed to all interventions without investigating why.  Vitamin K …

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