Tag: Blood

  • Blood Cancer (Leukemia)

    Introduction Blood cancer encompasses cancers that originate in the bone marrow (organ that produces blood cells). Most of the blood cancers involve white blood cells (cells that fight infection) and are called leukemia. Cancers

  • Excess Urination

    Excess urination can be frequent urination (with normal total  urine output) or  urinating abnormally large volume of urine (usually more than 3 liter/24 hours in adults) called polyuria.  It is a common problem in

  • Anemia

    Anemia Anemia is  a condition where your hemoglobin level is low.  Hemoglobin is the substance found in the red blood cell that carries oxygen in  the blood.  When you are anemic the oxygen carrying

  • Jaundice

    Jaundice is a condition in which  your skin and eyes turn yellow due to high levels of bilirubin in the blood. Bilirubin is a yellow pigment that is normally produced in our body when old red blood cells die. These

  • High Cholesterol

    Cholesterol is a type of fat that circulates in the blood. Your body makes some amount of cholesterol and the rest comes from the food you eat, mainly the animal products (plants do not contain cholesterol). Some amount of cholesterol is needed to