A Report on Anemia

A LOOK AT ANEMIA RELATED TO NUTRITIONAL ISSUES INTRODUCTION.........................................................................................1 REVIEW OF LITERATURE.........................................................................

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The Sickle-Cell Anemia

Hemoglobin, an oxygen carrying protein in blood, is sometime altered in people causing interruptions in the circulation of blood. This is known as Sickle-Cell Anemia. In the United States, Sickle-Cell Anemia is found mostly in blacks. About 1 in 400 blacks in

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The Function of Celiac Sprue

The absorption of food nutrients through the small intestine is a condition known as celiac Sprue. The intestine is impaired because of an immune reaction to gluten which is a protein found in wheat or other grains that is in much food that people eat. Celiac sprue is generally reversible once cer

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'Sickle cell anemia'

Sickle cell anemia is a chronic disease in which the red blood cells loose their disc-shape and become crescent. As a result of this change in shape, they function abnormally and break down, causing reoccurring painful episodes. An abnormal type of hemoglobin called "hemoglobin S" causes sickle ce

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Blood Cells & Fluids

Blood is composed of cells and fluid, contain many inorganic and organic molecules. Functions of blood could be falls into three categories: transport, defense and regulation, they all have different function. Blood transport oxygen and nutrients and removes waste from the body. It also

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Early Childhood Development and Social Inequalities

Early Childhood Development and Social Inequalities By All families should have the same opportunities to live a descent life. But due to the backgrounds of some families, and children, they may not have a chance for this. There are certain risk factors that have a bearing on social ine

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The Side Effects on Having An Abortion

This topic has always been a concern between the people and the government. There are approximately 1.6 million abortions. Abortion means "Induced termination of pregnancy and expulsion of an embryo or fetus that is incapable of survival. I think that basically, people can do what

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Abortion Debate between the People and the Government

This topic has always been a concern between the people and the government. There are approximately 1.6 million abortions. Abortion means "Induced termination of pregnancy and expulsion of an embryo or fetus that is incapable of survival. I think that basically, people can do whatev

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The Effect Of Iron in The Body

Everything You Need to Know About Iron Iron is called a trace mineral, but its effects are mighty. We need it to produce hemoglobin, the oxygen carrier in red blood cells that brings oxygen to the rest of the body. Iron is also needed to produce myoglobin, the oxygen reservoir in the muscle cells.

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Negative Impacts On Advanced Technologies

"Negative Impacts On Technologies" Advanced technologies are potential threats to devastate the living environment. Although technologies has helped human beings to adapt an easier way of life, however, in the long term it might not be as beneficial as peo

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The Shortage of Blood Donnors

There is a crisis. It is the shortage of blood. We need more blood donors. There's no substitute for human blood -- vital for delivering oxygen and nutrients, removing waste, healing and fighting infection. A person's blood can, however, be shared with others.

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Prenatal Care

It is very important that you begin your prenatal care early, and continue this care regularly throughout your pregnancy. You want to give your baby a healthy start in life. You also want to make sure that you stay healthy, too. Your health, and your baby's health, are closely

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A Critique of Margaret King's "Women of the Renaissance"

A Critique of Margaret King's "Women of the Renaissance" The book, Women of the Renaissance, by Margaret King, deals specifically with the roles and lives of women in Renaissance culture. Her focus lies entirely on those women who lived between the years 1350 and 1650 in Western Europe as well a

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Conception Techniques Other Than Traditional

The term 'Designer Baby' is not a scientific term, it is a term created by the media to describe conception techniques other than traditional. The techniques used give parents more control over what their babies will be like. These techniques have been available due to advances in the

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