Category Archives for "Health and Fitness"

The Long Road to Health

The Long Road to Health

When I was six years old, I was anemic with none of the normal causes. After tons of tests and a few trips to New Orleans, the doctors, finally decided I had the Alpha Thalassemia Trait. They had (and still don’t) no definitive proof, but all other options were exhausted and, naturally, the Alpha Thalassemia […]

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Blood Work

Blood test tube.

Go get comprehensive blood work done! Why is this important? After fighting with seemingly random health problems for the past few years, I had comprehensive blood work done in January 2016 . Sure, I had been to doctors over the years and they ran blood work, but it was always the basic tests which came back […]

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