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Before I Sleep

The woods are lovely, dark and deep,
But I have promises to keep,
And miles to go before I sleep,
And miles to go before I sleep. 467 more words

A Page Of My Journal

I Love the Cancer Center

I’ve been visiting the cancer center weekly for my check-ups and blood work. And I always get nervous belly, as I like to call it, right before I get in my car. 482 more words

A Page Of My Journal

A Good Appt/ Help me raise $ for UCSF

I realize the platelet roller coaster gets a bit boring, but that doesn’t lessen my thrill when the count spikes as it did this week from 62 to 177. 453 more words

Blood - The miracle that keeps us alive - Meet the Neutrophils and the rest of the family

Yesterday I posted the Vitamin of the week – Vitamin B6 which plays a very important role in the health of our blood. Before I look at Anaemia as a disease of the blood; I would like to cover this miracle of nature that keeps us alive. 1,203 more words

Health And Nutrition At Any Age

The Happiness Path

Well, so much for my theory on the platelets. In one week they plummeted from 118 to 70. Crash. It is merely due to the toxicity of the drug, and only time reverses it. 676 more words

About Blood

Author: Qutub; Learner, Age 15 years

This is a self determined individual project chosen by the learner for independent research and documentation. The organization, questions and directions chosen are entirely those of the learner.  3,240 more words


Not a Lot of Clot

My counts really bottomed out today. I’ve had two bags of platelets and I’m about to get a second bag of red blood cells. My hemoglobin was 79 today. 535 more words