Dr. Fox responds to a question regarding a documentary promoting vegetarianism.

yvonne Nutrition & Wellness, PCOS/ Nutrition

First of all I would not change your entire metabolism based on one film.  If this film was sponsored by the vegan/vegetarian group, you can rest assured that their information and logic is biased and flawed.  There is absolutely no doubt in my mind that cancer is caused by insulin elevation and carbohydrates.  Vegan diets are high in carbs.  The way …

Excess Pregnancy Weight Gain May Increase Delivery Complications Risk, Study Suggests.

yvonne Nutrition & Wellness, PCOS/ Nutrition

Excess Pregnancy Weight Gain May Increase Delivery Complications Risk, Study Suggests. This study looks at 20lb weight gain OVER the recommended guidelines for pregnancy and found those who did had significantly increased incidence of heart failure, severe high blood pressure among other abnormalities in pregnancy. There is no doubt that this would be the case. The message however continues to …

Are the benefits of a LCHF diet the same in lean women with PCOS as they are for obese women with PCOS?

yvonne Nutrition & Wellness, PCOS/ Nutrition

Are the benefits of a LCHF diet the same in lean women with PCOS as they are for obese women with PCOS? I know that a LCHF diet doubles the success rates for your patients–is that statistic true for both lean AND obese patients or only for your patients that are overweight? I can’t find very many studies looking at …

ACOG Opposes FDA Guidance Against Removal Of Uterine Fibroids With Ultrasonic Aspirators

debaseinstall PCOS/ Nutrition, Pelvic Pain, Practice News, Support, Surgery

It’s a sad state of affairs in the surgery world. I’m on my way back from the ASRM meeting, our national fertility society. There was some discussion of fibroids from various angles including radiologic uterine artery embolization, a non-surgical treatment for fibroids. The real argument with the Power Morcellator is whether the fibroid could be a cancer or not before …