Learning About Beta Thalassemia

Learning About Beta Thalassemia

Hemoglobin is an iron-rich protein found in red blood cells which has the very important job of transporting oxygen to cells throughout the body.  When there is not enough hemoglobin present — as is the base with thalassemia — this can cause an array of...
What Is Anemia?

What Is Anemia?

You might have heard someone called “anemic” before and wondered just what that meant! Anemia is a disease related to the blood, but other parts of the body can be affected by it as well. Read on to find out more about this disease. What is Anemia? When a person is...