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16×9 – Threatened Fertility – Part 5 – Rights, Finances and Disease


Men who can’t have children. Scientists are on the hunt to find out why on this special episode of 16X9: The Bigger Picture.

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Posted by Maria Frederick - February 28, 2013 at 3:15 pm

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Prolonged Intravenous Antibiotic Therapy for Neurologic Lyme Disease – Raphael B. Stricker, MD


Visit www.ilads.org to purchase full video. Raphael Stricker, MD received his medical degree and training in Internal Medicine at Columbia University in New York. He did subspecialty training in Hematology/Oncology at the University of California San Francisco, and supplemental training in Immunology and Immunotherapy at California Pacific Medical Center in San Francisco. He is currently Medical Director of Union Square Medical Associates, a multispecialty practice in San Francisco. Dr. Stricker is Past President of the International Lyme and Associated Diseases Society (ILADS). He is also a member of the American Society of Hematology (ASH), the Federation of Clinical Immunology Societies (FOCIS), the American Federation for Medical Research (AFMR) and the American Society for Reproductive Immunology (ASRI). He is a recipient of the American Medical Association Award for Physician Excellence and an Outstanding Reviewer Award from the Annals of Internal Medicine. He has authored over 200 medical journal articles and abstracts. Areas of special interest include coagulation disorders, emerging infectious diseases, immunodeficiency, immunologic infertility, and tick-borne diseases.

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Posted by Maria Frederick - August 31, 2012 at 11:16 pm

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Congenital Heart Disease (100 + kids with CHD)


Congenital heart defects are structural problems with the heart present at birth. They result when a mishap occurs during heart development soon after conception and often before the mother is aware that she is pregnant. Defects range in severity from simple problems, such as “holes” between chambers of the heart, to very severe malformations, such as complete absence of one or more chambers or valves. Music by Paul Cardall www.paulcardall.com http

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Posted by Maria Frederick - December 2, 2011 at 2:14 am

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Fertility drugs carry risk of prion-based disease, Vancouver researcher finds

Fertility drugs carry risk of prion-based disease, Vancouver researcher finds
Women who are injected with urine-derived fertility drugs are at risk of contracting prion-based illnesses such as Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease, according to a study published this week in Public Library of Science ONE.

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Posted by Maria Frederick - March 30, 2011 at 5:14 am

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No link between celiac disease, male infertility

No link between celiac disease, male infertility
Men with celiac disease are no more likely to suffer from infertility than men without the condition, which makes people intolerant to gluten, suggests a new study from Sweden.

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Posted by Maria Frederick - March 6, 2011 at 11:42 am

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