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Why Pregnant Women Should Avoid Cell Phones

Posted on March 19th, 2012 by author  |  2 Comments »

While cell phone use is becoming more of a necessity today, science continues to unveil the negative effects associated with cell phones. The potential repercussions involve health concerns, including brain tumors, cognitive impairment, DNA damage, fertility risks, and more. Dr. Joseph Mercola says that compared to adults, children are more susceptible to cell phone-induced damage […]

 
 

Do Women Need Hormone Replacement Therapy?

Posted on June 19th, 2009 by admin  |  1 Comment »

Menopause can be a very stressful episode for women. It is a natural process which occurs when the ovaries stop producing estrogen and progesterone so women no longer have their monthly periods. This happens naturally, can be induced by a hysterectomy, or by having the ovaries removed. While most women don’t have a lot of […]

 
 

Are Cesarean Sections Really Necessary?

Posted on June 5th, 2009 by admin  |  No Comments »

Cesarean section (C-section) is a surgical procedure which involves making an incision in a woman’s uterus to deliver her baby in the event that the mother is incapable of normal childbirth. Cesarean birth, once limited only to cases wherein the mother’s and/or her baby’s life is in danger, is now the most common operation in […]