4. 02. 2011

Do You Have a Second for Woman’s Health?

If you have a second, check out this really great video from an interesting website called Give Me a Second. The purpose of this site is to educate women about the importance of getting a second opinion, when it comes to seeking treatment for the below medical conditions:

·         Cancer
·         Unresolved heart condition
·         Brain tumor
·         Unresolved menstrual issue
·         Autoimmune condition
·         Irritable Bowel Syndrome
·         Varicose veins

The video and website are targeted to women, but the concept of getting a second opinion is a good one for men as well. According to research conducted by the Harvard School of Public Health, approximately 30% of surgeries are unnecessary. Some other sources claim the number to be as high as…

Read the original Dr. Mom blog post published in February 2011 on Beijing-kids.com here.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *