Having a high blood platelet count is a strong predictor of cancer and should be urgently investigated to save lives, according to a large-scale study. [...]
Tue, May 23, 2017, Continue reading at the source
A bruise on the breast may not be cause for concern, but what causes them and when should a doctor be consulted? What other skin changes can occur? [...]
Mon, May 22, 2017, Continue reading at the source
Researchers have discovered that protection from the most severe form of malaria is linked with natural variation in human red blood cell genes. [...]
Fri, May 19, 2017, Continue reading at the source
By combining a conventional laboratory measurement of blood clotting time (known as the International Normalized Ratio or INR) with a new test of blood clot strength, based upon thrombelastography... [...]
Wed, May 17, 2017, Continue reading at the source
What is the life expectancy of people with type 2 diabetes and what are the risk factors? Learn about what causes diabetes to shorten life expectancy. [...]
Tue, May 16, 2017, Continue reading at the source