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Aplastic Anemia

Ellen's Biggest (and Bravest) Fan Opens Up About Hospital Life, Junebug and Her Love of Chef Boyardee

Lauren Kruczyk | Posted 06.13.2015 | Impact
Lauren Kruczyk

I recently sat down with Briana for an in-depth interview, a plan we masterfully crafted through Twitter. We Skyped, as Briana was still in the hospital with a weak immune system--one week prior, on March 17th, she had had her second bone marrow transplant.

Anemia: Know the Symptoms of This Potentially Life-Threatening Condition

Dr. Karen Becker | Posted 03.19.2014 | Healthy Living
Dr. Karen Becker

Rarely is anemia related to iron deficiency in pets, as it is in many women. Iron supplementation should be avoided, unless your pet is one of the very rare cases where actual iron deficiency is present.

Fracking and Radium, the Silvery-White Monster

Karl Grossman | Posted 01.15.2013 | Green
Karl Grossman

Radium must be left in the earth, not unleashed with fracking to inflict disease on people today and many, many generations into the future.

Japanese Workers and Children Overexposed to Radiation

Alexia Parks | Posted 07.02.2011 | Home
Alexia Parks

While the world news media has shifted its attention elsewhere, tragedy continues to unfold at Tokyo Electric Power's crippled Fukushima No. 1 nuclear...

17-Year-Old Track Star Fighting for Her Life

Ahtyana Johnson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Ahtyana Johnson

In September, my life changed forever. I was diagnosed with aplastic anemia. Within the past two months, everything is different. The 5 a.m. training days I once dreaded, I would now gladly welcome.