Here are 4 sources of vitamin K to include in your daily diet

Vitamin K does not get as much attention as some of the other vitamins, but it does play an important role in our health. The fat-soluble vitamin is essential for the clotting of blood, for one

Here are 4 sources of vitamin K to include in your daily dietMedical literature has linked the nutrient to a positive effect on bone mineral density and a decrease in fracture risk. Experts believe it plays a role along with vitamin D to improve the absorption of calcium in the body i.e. the optimisation of bone health. Deficiencies are considered to be rare among adults, usually only […]

Sassoon Hospital operates baby with rare blood clot disorder

Nine-month-old Mihir Deshmane, suffering from factor seven deficiency, underwent hernia operation on Thursday last. Globally, only 200 cases of Factor seven deficiency are reported. The blood clotting agent called factor seven is absent in his body since birth. And the doctors, with continuous monitoring of factor seven supplementation, performed the operation

Sassoon Hospital operates baby with rare blood clot disorderA nine-month-old Mihir Deshmane, who hails from Pune, is suffering from a rarest form of blood clotting disorder called factor seven deficiency. Globally, only 200 cases of Factor seven deficiency are reported. On Thursday, the doctors at Sassoon hospital operated on Mihir’s hernia by supplementing him with factor seven. Mihir has not taken any injection once in […]