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Breastfeeding

Here are just some of the many good reasons why you should breastfeed your baby: Breast milk is the most complete form of nutrition for infants. Breast milk has just the right amount of fat, sugar, water, and protein that is needed for a baby’s growth and development. Most babies find it easier to digest breast milk than they do formula.

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Alpha2-Plasmin Inhibitor Deficiency

Alpha2-Plasmin Inhibitor Deficiency Introduction Background Platelet disorders and inherited or acquired deficiencies of hemostatic factors (eg, factor VIII, factor IX, or von Willebrand factor [vWF]) lead to excessive bleeding, as is widely recognized. Widespread experience with the use of thrombolytic agents in acute myocardial infarction currently indicates that excess plasmin, generated by thrombolytic drugs, increases bleeding risk. However, the fact that a deficiency of alpha2-plasmin inhibitor (alpha 2-PI, a2-PI), a physiologic inhibitor of fibrinolysis, can lead to excessive bleeding is…

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