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Hemophilia
by Kimberly Allen, RN Hemophilia is a condition in which your blood is unable to clot properly.  Hemophilia is a genetic condition that affects mostly boys though girls can be affected.  You can either inherit the genetic mutation from a parent or it can result from a spontaneous genetic... Read more
Hodgkins disease

Hodgkins disease

Medical July 11, 2012

Hodgkins lymphoma or Hodgkins disease is a form of cancer that originates is the lymph system which is part of the immune system, as opposed to the non-Hodgkins lymphomas which originate in the blood. Both affect some form of white blood cell…

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Leukemia

Leukemia

Medical June 18, 2012

One of the most frequently asked questions peole have when diagnosed with cancer is how? What caused it? Unfortunately as yet no one has been able to determine the exact cause of any of the leukemias. However, researchers have determined that there are certain risk factors that can increase your chance of getting some form of leukemia…

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