New England Journal of Medicine Publishes Results of Study on Anti-Inhibitor Coagulant Prophylaxis in Hemophilia Patients with Inhibitors

The following is an excerpt from an article published in the New England Journal of Medicine. Read the full article here. Summary After exposure to factor VIII, alloantibodies (inhibitors) that neutralize factor VIII clotting function develop in approximately 30% of patients with severe hemophilia A.1 The development of high-titer factor VIII inhibitors (>5 Bethesda units […]

Local Farmer's Markets that Accept WIC/Food Stamps

Farmer’s Markets that support the use of food stamps/WIC: Connecticut – Wholesome Wave (multiple markets) http://wholesomewave.org/ct-programs/  The Food Trust – Philadelphia, PA http://www.thefoodtrust.org/php/programs/farmers.market.program.php  New York – NY Farmers Market http://www.snaptomarket.com/locations.php  Washington, DC – Fresh Markets http://www.freshfarmmarket.org/index.html  Washington – Washington State Farmers Market Association http://www.wafarmersmarkets.com/resources/foodstamps-market.html  Wholesome Wave Partners – California, Connecticut, District of Columbia, Florida, Georgia, Idaho, […]

Why Eat Organic Foods?

The physical benefits of eating organic are related to the level of toxins found in conventional food that are not found in organic foods.