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Blood consists of a liquid called plasma, red blood cells, white blood cells and platelets. Red bloods cells deliver oxygen from your lungs to your tissues and organs, white blood cells fight infection as part of your body's defense system, and platelets

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What causes Bence Jones protein in urine?

Tue, 13 Mar 2018 00:00:00 PDT

Learn about the Bence Jones protein urine test that is used to help diagnose multiple myeloma. What can you expect from the test and the results?

What is basophilia? Causes and symptoms

Mon, 12 Mar 2018 09:00:00 PDT

Learn about what causes basophilia, a condition in which the body produces too many basophils. We also look at symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment.

What are the effects of low albumin?

Thu, 08 Mar 2018 09:00:00 PDT

Albumin is the main protein in blood plasma and low levels can cause hypoalbuminemia. Here we look at the symptoms, the role of diet, and the outlook.

Could our blood reveal our future dementia risk?

Thu, 08 Mar 2018 07:00:00 PDT

A new study has proposed that blood levels of branched-chain amino acids and other metabolites may reveal risk of future dementia and Alzheimer's disease.

How much blood is in the human body?

Tue, 06 Mar 2018 00:00:00 PDT

Everyone has a different amount of blood in their body depending on their age and size. How many pints does the average person have? How much can you lose?

Type 2 diabetes: New guidelines lower blood sugar control levels

Tue, 06 Mar 2018 00:00:00 PDT

New guidelines from the American College of Physicians recommend that clinicians aim for moderate blood sugar levels in patients with type 2 diabetes.

What to eat if you have multiple myeloma

Wed, 28 Feb 2018 11:00:00 PDT

Learn about specific nutrition strategies that can be used to treat common symptoms of multiple myeloma, such as kidney damage and anemia.

Smoldering multiple myeloma and cancer: What to know

Wed, 28 Feb 2018 03:00:00 PDT

Smoldering multiple myeloma is a rare disorder that can lead to a cancer called multiple myeloma. Learn more about the diagnosis, progression, and outlook.

Stage 3 multiple myeloma: Symptoms, progression, and life expectancy

Tue, 27 Feb 2018 00:00:00 PDT

Multiple myeloma is a cancer that affects bone marrow and plasma cells. People do not usually have symptoms until they reach stage 3.

Why do I feel both tired and dizzy?

Mon, 26 Feb 2018 13:00:00 PDT

Several conditions can cause both fatigue and dizziness. We take a look at five, and discuss other symptoms and treatments for each condition.

Low and normal blood oxygen levels: What to know

Mon, 26 Feb 2018 12:00:00 PDT

A blood oxygen level indicates how well the body distributes oxygen from the lungs to all of its cells. What does it mean to have low blood oxygen?

Postpartum blood clots and bleeding: What to expect

Mon, 26 Feb 2018 10:00:00 PDT

After giving birth, it is normal for a woman to experience bleeding and to pass some blood clots as the uterus contracts and shrinks. Learn what to expect.

Is it normal to bleed after intercourse?

Mon, 26 Feb 2018 05:00:00 PDT

Bleeding after sex can be a symptom of an underlying health condition. Included is detail on risk factors and information for pregnant people.

Why do I wipe blood after I poop?

Sat, 24 Feb 2018 04:00:00 PDT

There are many reasons for rectal bleeding after wiping. We look at 11 causes here, along with the treatment options there are for each one.

Why do I bleed when I blow my nose?

Sat, 24 Feb 2018 03:00:00 PDT

Learn about different reasons why a nose might bleed after being blown. We also look at the options for when the cause needs treatment.

What is dependent edema?

Wed, 21 Feb 2018 12:00:00 PDT

A look at dependent edema, a condition where fluid pools in the lower parts of the body. Included is detail on treatment options and the warning signs.

What are lymphocytes and what are healthy levels to have?

Wed, 21 Feb 2018 11:00:00 PDT

Learn more about lymphocytes, a type of white blood cell. We look at their function, normal levels, and what happens if levels are too high or too low.

What does the SGOT blood test mean?

Wed, 21 Feb 2018 09:00:00 PDT

A close look at the SGOT blood test, which is one part of a liver profile. We examine what the results mean and why the test is performed.

Who is most at risk after a heart attack?

Mon, 12 Feb 2018 00:00:00 PDT

Acute coronary syndrome increases the risk of recurring heart attacks and death due to cardiovascular disease. How can we predict who is most at risk?

Cognitive decline: Is low blood sodium a risk factor?

Fri, 09 Feb 2018 00:00:00 PDT

A new study suggests that low blood sodium levels — known as hyponatremia — may increase the risk of cognitive decline in older men by more than a third.

Sickle cell trait: What you need to know

Thu, 08 Feb 2018 00:00:00 PDT

Sickle cell trait is a blood disorder that affects the red blood cells. It usually does not cause symptoms, but can be passed on from parent to child.

Diagnosing hepatitis C with the hepatitis C antibody test

Wed, 07 Feb 2018 07:00:00 PDT

Learn about the hepatitis C antibody test, which is used to detect when someone has had the hepatitis C virus. What do the results mean?

What is red man syndrome?

Tue, 06 Feb 2018 00:00:00 PDT

A look at red man syndrome, a condition where someone has a reaction to specific types of antibiotics. Included is detail on prevention and risk factors.

Is viremia contagious? What you need to know

Fri, 02 Feb 2018 09:00:00 PDT

Viremia occurs when a virus infects the bloodstream. In this article, learn about the types of viruses, symptoms, causes, and treatment.

How to improve circulation

Wed, 31 Jan 2018 08:00:00 PDT

Circulation is the process by which the heart pumps a person's blood around their body. How can someone improve their circulation?