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Wednesday, May 22, 2019
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Ask the doc: Anemia and health

“Does being anemic mean I’m unhealthy? How do I fix this?”—Marla-Ann, Sackville, New BrunswickTo answer your question, first we need to define anemia, discuss the most likely causes of anemia in your gender and...
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Ask the doc: Why does my arm bruise around where I get blood drawn?

"Why does my arm bruise around where I get blood drawn?"—Brian, Columbus, OhioBrian,I can’t know for sure without getting more history and examining you, but here are some thoughts:When blood is drawn, the vein...