Posts in: blood

Shaking up the blood supply

Shaking up the blood supply

Freeze-dried plasma has helped trauma patients for decades. Why is it still out of reach for the American military?

By | Posted June 5, 2017

What is blood pressure?

What is blood pressure?

The meaning behind the numbers

By | Posted March 23, 2016

The return of the leech

The return of the leech

Healers used them for centuries, and now the little bloodsuckers are back in the hands of doctors and surgeons

By | Posted January 13, 2014

An unwanted donation

An unwanted donation

Is the ban on gay blood donation health-conscious or homophobic?

By | Posted December 8, 2011

Blood and lace

Blood and lace

Laura Splan’s artwork will make you look – twice

By | Posted January 25, 2011