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What is the most common anemia types

What is the most common anemia types

Anemia, Bleeding, and Clotting Anemia is a condition that occurs when there are too few properly functioning red bloods cells to carry oxygen throughout the body. There are many different causes of anemia. Sickle-cell anemia, also called sicklecell disease, is a hereditary disorder in which abnormal hemoglobin* within the red …

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what is the best treatment for altitude sickness

what is the best treatment for altitude sickness

What Causes Altitude Sickness? High altitudes have decreased atmospheric pressure, a condition under which humans inhale a decreased amount of oxygen*. Altitude sickness is caused by a lack of oxygen supply in the blood, a physiological state known as hypoxemia. The body attempts to compensate for this decrease in oxygen …

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