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Research and Markets: Chemotherapy Induced Anemia Global Clinical Trials

Research and Markets: Chemotherapy Induced Anemia Global Clinical Trials … Chemotherapy Induced Anemia Global Clinical Trials Review, H1, 2014 provides data on the Chemotherapy Induced Anemia clinical trial scenario. This report provides elemental information and data relating to the clinical trials on Chemotherapy Induced … Full News here – Read more on Business Wire (press release)

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Cruz Colvin: the Hispanic poster child for aplastic anemia

Cruz Colvin: the Hispanic poster child for aplastic anemia Cruz Colvin is the 9-year-old at the center of a recent bone marrow donor crusade, all because the little boy has severe aplastic anemia caused by a genetic abnormality that is rare among Hispanics. According to a report from “The Courier-Journal … Full News here – […]

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Salmon farms: Correcting some inaccuracies

Salmon farms: Correcting some inaccuracies Infectious salmon anemia is a naturally occurring virus that already exists in the environment. Farmers do not create infectious salmon anemia, they have to manage it, just like all farmers manage and protect their livestock and crops. Salmon farming … Full News here – Read more on Western Star

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State House Vote on Abortion Funding Bill Delayed to Sunday

State House Vote on Abortion Funding Bill Delayed to Sunday A specific exception is included for pregnancies resulting from incest, as well as a list of 22 medical conditions — including renal disease, coma, epilepsy and sickle cell anemia among others — which could permit funding of an abortion. Thursday's … Full News here – […]

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HEALTH: Free Health Screenings

HEALTH: Free Health Screenings Registered Nurses measure blood pressure, blood sugar, total cholesterol levels and check for anemia. The screenings are helpful in diagnosing problems that put people at high risk for heart attack, stroke, diabetes and other health problems. At the … Full News here – Read more on WEAR

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Hudson hospital holding celiac support meetings

Hudson hospital holding celiac support meetings Adults are less likely to have digestive symptoms and may instead have one or more of the following: unexplained iron deficiency anemia, fatigue, bone or joint pain, arthritis, bone loss or osteoporosis, depression or anxiety, tingling or numbness in … Full News here – Read more on Suncoast News

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Cut-a-thon benefits Southington child with Cooley's Anemia

Cut-a-thon benefits Southington child with Cooley's Anemia SOUTHINGTON — Every three weeks, twice a week, 20-month-old Daniela Ciriello has to receive blood transfusions to keep her alive. She suffers from an inherited chronic blood disease called Beta thalassemia, also known as Cooley's anemia, which affects … Full News here – Read more on Meriden Record-Journal

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Sickle cell disease once meant a short and painful life, but now there's

Sickle cell disease once meant a short and painful life, but now there's … These mutated cells do not flow smoothly and can get lodged in veins, causing excruciating pain, anemia, severe fatigue, respiratory distress and eventually organ failure and early death. A 1973 study put the average life expectancy after diagnosis … Full News […]

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Young Kazakh anemia patient trapped in Indian clinic eyes his way home

Young Kazakh anemia patient trapped in Indian clinic eyes his way home Timofey Verevkin was diagnosed with aplastic anemia and juvenile osteoporosis. But that happened only after he had been diagnosed wrongly and treated for something he did not have in Almaty. His single mother Victoria Kazachkova did not have sufficient … Full News here – […]

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U of C baseball fulfills 12-year-old's dream; Sickle cell anemia patient

U of C baseball fulfills 12-year-old's dream; Sickle cell anemia patient … March 1, 2014 (CHICAGO) (WLS) — The University of Chicago baseball team signs a 12-year old player, but after all he's been through the school knows he's tough. Kristopher Brown has sickle cell anemia and suffered a stroke that affects his mobility. Full […]

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GSK files for US approval for Promacta for severe aplastic anemia

GSK files for US approval for Promacta for severe aplastic anemia UK pharma giant GlaxoSmithKline (LSE:GSK) has submitted a supplemental New Drug Application to the US Food and Drug Administration for Promacta (eltrombopag) for the treatment of cytopenias (a reduction in blood cells) in patients with severe aplastic … Full News here – Read more on […]

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Anemia may raise stroke risk for some

Anemia may raise stroke risk for some HealthDay News — Iron deficiency may raise ischemic stroke risk in patients with defective pulmonary capillary filtration, possibly due to enhanced platelet aggregation, study findings indicate. Claire L. Shovlin, PhD, from Imperial College London … Full News here – Read more on Clinical Advisor

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Eltrombopag restored hematopoiesis in refractory severe aplastic anemia

Eltrombopag restored hematopoiesis in refractory severe aplastic anemia Eltrombopag stimulated stem and progenitor cells and restored tri-lineage hematopoiesis in patients with severe aplastic anemia refractory to immunosuppressive therapy, according to study results. In addition, results showed robust responders … Full News here – Read more on Healio

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Boy With Sickle Cell Anemia Seeks Robin Roberts' Help to Find Bone Marrow

Boy With Sickle Cell Anemia Seeks Robin Roberts' Help to Find Bone Marrow … Boy With Sickle Cell Anemia Seeks Robin Roberts' Help to Find Bone Marrow Match. Email Smaller Font Text Larger Text | Print. By ABC News. Feb 21, 2014 7:32am. ABC News' Felicia Patinkin reports: Joshua Biyoyouwei has sickle cell anemia. When […]

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Pernicious Anemia

Pernicious Anemia The general term "anemia" may constitute multiple conditions and is not a single disease. The term refers to the blood having an inadequate number of high functioning normal blood cells but the cause may be from different sources. These blood cells are … Full News here – Read more on RDH

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