Archive for March, 2012

Narrowed Arteries Who Is Most at Risk

Friday, March 30th, 2012

Most of us probably have some arteries that have narrowed significantly by the time we’re in our fifties or sixties.
Even before serious symptoms appear, atherosclerosis can cause tiredness or a general unwell feeling. (more…)

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Managing a Urinary Tract Infection

Monday, March 19th, 2012

If you are among the millions of people who suffer from urinary tract infections, you also have an opportunity to help yourself. (more…)

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What You Need To Know About Pre- Natal Vitamins

Thursday, March 15th, 2012

Pre- natal vitamins as the name suggests precedes childbirth. The point of taking pre- natal vitamins is to assure the good health of the body of the mother. It also is to make the fetus and the ensuing infant healthy. (more…)

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John L. Currie

Wednesday, March 7th, 2012

John L. Currie, M.D. is professor and chair emeritus of Obstetrics and Gynecology at Dartmouth Medical School. He received his M.D. from the University of North Carolina in 1967, served residency at the University of Pennsylvania and received subspecialty training in gynecologic oncology at Duke University.

Before coming to Dartmouth as the first Chair of Obstetrics and Gynecology, he was Director of the Division of Gynecologic Oncology at Johns Hopkins Hospital and Obstetrician/Gynecologist-in-Chief at Sinai Hospital of Baltimore.

He currently is in clinical practice in the Division of Gynecologic Oncology and Pelvic Reconstructive Surgery at Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center and attends Vermont Law School, class of 2011.

A recognized expert internationally in sarcomas of the genital tract, he has lectured widely on HPV, loop excision, and cancers of the cervix.

Armand Tecco’s Evaluation and Plan for Leigh. Part 2

Thursday, March 1st, 2012

Cardiovascular Exercise
In light of your joint problems, I am recommending that you stick to a treadmill-walking program for your cardiovascular activity. Although you say you can realistically devote only three days per week to exercise, I would like to see you increase that to four or five days if possible. (more…)

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Armand Tecco’s Evaluation and Plan for Leigh. Part 1

Thursday, March 1st, 2012

Hello Leigh,

Welcome to the drkoop.com Four Get Fit program. Joining this program shows you are serious about making healthy changes in your life. (more…)

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