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A Rare Blood Disorder

By Edeline Anne Goh Myleofibrosis (MF) is a rare blood disorder. It develops slowly and a patient may not experience any symptoms in the early stages. Both men and women are equally likely to contract MF but it is usuall...
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Living with Lupus

By Edeline Anne Goh You’re a young adult and you’re in the prime of your life. You’re probably in the midst of building a successful career, travelling around the world and possibly getting ready to start a family....
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Blood test 101: Understanding Your Results

By Edeline Anne Goh When you suspect that you have a problem with your health and decide to consult a doctor, one of the first and most common tests that will usually be recommended is a blood test. Blood tests allow doc...
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Blood Cancer: The Bloody Killer

Blood is an important  part of the body. It comprises different components such as red blood cells, white blood cells, platelets and plasma. Yet, malignancy can attack any of these components leading to cancer. Blood ca...
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Blood is the Transport System of the Body

Blood is a fluid that performs the vital functions of transporting oxygen and nutrients to parts of our body when they are needed and delivering wastes where they are excreted. Our human body contains about 5 litres of b...