Tag: blood disorder

The Promising Future For Thalassemia Anemia Treatment

The Promising Future For Thalassemia Anemia Treatment

[ 0 ] 2012-07-06 | |

Within the human body, the continual delivery of oxygen to our cells is crucial for the healthy operation of our tissues, organs, muscles and the brain. In more extreme cases, an interruption of blood flow to the heart, brain or lungs for even a few minutes will quickly cause serious injury or even death due […]

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Revolting Against Hemophilia, ‘The Royal Disease’ – Researching Better Treatments

Revolting Against Hemophilia, ‘The Royal Disease’ – Researching Better Treatments

[ 0 ] 2010-04-25 | |

Although hemophilia is a rare disease, this blood clotting disorder is famous because of its effects on a number of historic royal families. Today, however, research is finding ways to better treat the disease and eliminate both the costs to the health care system and individual lives.

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The Extravagances of ‘The Royal Disease’ Hemophilia

The Extravagances of ‘The Royal Disease’ Hemophilia

[ 0 ] 2010-04-19 | |

Although hemophilia is a rare disease, this blood clotting disorder has gained considerable attention because of its implications to a number of royal families of old. Today, however, the high costs to individuals and society in treating the disease are what give it notoriety.

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Seeking an End to the Bad Blood of Sickle Cell Anemia

Seeking an End to the Bad Blood of Sickle Cell Anemia

[ 0 ] 2010-02-24 | |

As a medical condition that often causes a reduced lifespan and considerable pain in the process, Sickle Cell Anemia is a debilitating blood disorder caused by defective genes. Fortunately, research is making headway toward effective treatment.

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