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Blood While Coughing – In Detail About This Ailment!

By Dr. Mool Chand Gupta, Pulmonology A cough is probably one of the most common respiratory diseases that people suffer from. In most cases, it is nothing to worry about and can be cured with cough suppressants and salt water gargles. However, coughing of blood is a serious problem. The coughing up of blood that originates…

How Are Anemia And Leukemia Related?

By Dr. Sajjan Rajpurohit,Oncology Leukemia is simply termed as blood cancer that involves the bone marrow. Bone marrow is a sponge like material that is located in the middle of your bones. Stem cells located inside the bone marrow help in the production of blood cells. Leukemia is caused by the…

Low blood count- How can it affect you?

By Dr. Dushyant Rana, General Physician What does low blood count mean? Low blood count may occur when the bone marrow fails to produce enough quantity of red blood cells (RBC’s), white blood cells (WBC’s) or platelets. In medical terms, low blood count is also known as ‘cytopenia’. A blood test, known…