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The Balancing Act® Talks Blood Clotting Disorder Dangerous for New Moms; Boosting Careers with Online Math & Science Courses

Troy University and “Behind the Mystery – Rare and Genetic Diseases Series” features Hereditary AT Deficiency, potentially deadly for pregnant and new moms, on July 20 Show on Lifetime

(POMPANO BEACH, Fla. – PR.Com – July 17, 2015) Award-winning morning show The Balancing Act® dedicates a segment to raising awareness about Hereditary AT Deficiency as well as features competitive online education for busy adults on Monday, July 20, 2015 at 7:30 a.m. (ET/PT) on Lifetime®.  Tune in as The Balancing Act hosts help jump start the day with lively conversations, and trusted information to empower a woman’s life.

These featured segments took center stage on The Balancing Act:

  • Rare, Potentially Deadly Clotting Disorder — Hereditary AT Deficiency

Hereditary AT Deficiency is a rare and dangerous blood clotting disorder with potentially deadly outcomes particularly for pregnant and new moms. And it’s the most under diagnosed of all inherited blood clotting disorders. In fact, up to 70% of women with Hereditary AT Deficiency who do not receive preventative treatment may experience blood clotting before or after childbirth.  Dr. Christopher Robinson, Maternal Fetal Medicine Specialist and passionate patient awareness advocate, explains what family traits to look for, how diagnosis and preventative treatment could improve an expectant mom’s chances for a healthy pregnancy and delivery, and why you need to know your risk. To learn more, please go to:

  • Boosting Careers in Math and Science – with Troy University

Today’s busy adults looking to further their education on their own terms will find that Troy University offers comprehensive, competitive education through Online learning that is convenient and flexible. eTROY’s online programs are designed with busy adults in mind with student support as their top priority. Troy offers all of the resources of a world-class university – from a world-class faculty to degree programs made to fit your goals and lifestyle. Join Assistant Professor of Political Science, Dr. Lakerri Mack, as she shares valuable information regarding nontraditional studies and opportunities for women in leadership, science, technology, and math who want to secure higher paying positions. “Success… a matter of degrees.” Find out more by going to:

About The Balancing Act®

Entering its 7th season, The Balancing Act continues to empower women in all aspects of their lives. The mission at The Balancing Act is simple – to help today’s modern woman balance it all by bringing them positive solutions to enrich and empower them. Entertaining, educational and trusted by women, viewers can tune in to America’s premier morning show The Balancing Act on weekday mornings Monday through Friday at 7:30 am (ET/PT) on Lifetime television. For additional information or to view a segment visit:
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