Articles for tag: Blood Transfusions, Chelation Therapy, Hemoglobin, Thalassemia, Transfusions

How to Deal with Thalassemia

What is Thalassemia? Thalassemia is a complex series of inherited genetic disorders that involve the underproduction of hemoglobin, the red protein molecule that transports oxygen from the lungs to the body tissues. Hemoglobin is also important in reverse because it returns carbon dioxide from the tissues to the lungs. It has two goblins an Alfa ...

Cord Blood Banking: Weighing the Pros and Cons

If you are a parent, or are expecting, chances are you’ve probably heard about the controversial subject of cord blood banking. This is when you have some blood saved from your baby’s umbilical cord after birth. The reason for this is that if your child gets sick or needs a bone marrow transplant, you will ...

Types of Jaundice and Its Treatment

Also known as icterus, jaundice is also characterized by a yellow discoloration of the skin, the whites of the eyes (sclera) and other tissues as a result of excessive levels of bilirubin in the blood and tissue fluids. Other causes of skin yellowing such as excessive levels of carotene in the blood are distinguishable from ...

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Gaspari Nutrition’s SizeOn: Product Review

If you’re on the hunt for something to get more power out of your body along with a more impressive-looking physique, you’re in luck: Gaspari Nutrition thought there might be people like you around, and made SizeOn just for you. Utilizing the well-known bodybuilder ingredient creatine, SizeOn is designed to increase the size, strength, and ...