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Hereditary AT Deficiency is a blood-clotting condition affecting 1 out of 2000 to 3000 people in the United States. People with a family history of blood clots must be tested. Pregnant women with undiagnosed hereditary AT deficiency are at an even higher risk – for both mother and baby. Join Dr. Michael Paidas, and woman patient with this condition as they go close-up and personal in a discussion of this rare but potentially life-threatening condition. The Balancing Act…it’s morning TV…made for a woman.

Up next on The Balancing Act, why being your own advocate is key to managing your health. We'll hear from two patients who didn't let their diagnosis stop them from advocating for others. 

Painful diabetic peripheral neuropathy of the feet, or diabetic nerve pain of the feet, is a type of nerve damage that is a common complication of diabetes. Patients describe the pain in their feet as burning, an electrical shock, pins and needles, or stabbing and knife-like. There are three FDA-approved oral prescription treatments for diabetic […]

Myasthenia gravis (MG) means grave or serious muscle weakness, which is what patients experience with this rare, autoimmune disease. The hallmark symptom is muscle weakness that worsens after periods of activity and improves after periods of rest. University of South Florida (USF) Health Department of Neurology physician Dr. Niraja Suresh details the disease spectrum, how […]