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Blood and Urine Tests That Could Indicate Autism in Children

Blood and Urine Tests That Could Indicate Autism in Children

Researchers believe a new kind of blood and urine test could indicate autism in children. Academics conducted research on damaged proteins and believe that their results are the first of…

Anaemia Treatments Set to Rise after Red Blood Cell Discovery

Anaemia Treatments Set to Rise after Red Blood Cell Discovery

University students made a discovery whilst investigating why the body fails to make enough red blood cells in iron-restricted anaemias. Their findings concern the role of the hormone erythropoietin (EPO) in the…

A Company Has Developed Artificial Blood, Which Could Revolutionise Trauma Treatments

A Company Has Developed Artificial Blood, Which Could Revolutionise Trauma Treatments

Blood transfusions have successfully been used to treat trauma patients since the 19th century. However, the act has never been without risks. Even when matching blood type to blood type,…

Does High Blood Sugar Decrease Brain Tumours?

Does High Blood Sugar Decrease Brain Tumours?

An unexpected discovery has potentially been made this week as researchers are saying that brain tumours that previously emerged from diabetes and obesity are less likely to emerge from those…

GiveBlood NHS Defends Ongoing Demand for Black Blood Donors

GiveBlood NHS Defends Ongoing Demand for Black Blood Donors

For decades in the UK, there has been emphasis on increasing the amount of blood donations. The NHS are especially keen to receive donations from those with rare blood types,…