Protein C is a vitamin-K-dependent anticoagulant protein manufactured in the liver and circulated in the
Defects can occur for a wide variety of reasons in the clotting or anticlotting mechanisms,...
It's important to screen for protein deficiency after gastric bypass weight-loss surgery. The process of weight-loss after gastric... Read more »
Rheumatoid arthritis is a relatively common autoimmune disease for which the cause is still unknown. Researchers are investigating the... Read more »
As noted in a prior post, I had once experienced a dramatic depletion of energy after my StomaphyX surgery. After a period of exploration... Read more »
Promising research from the Yale School of Medicine has shown that mice deficient in a protein called CD200 have a higher bone density than... Read more »
When the pain of arthritis doesn't go away, replacing the problem joint may be an option. For the knee, the procedure to implant a new joint is... Read more »