iron deficiency treatment Treatment for iron-deficiency anemia will depend on its cause and severity. Treatments may include iron supplements, procedures, surgery, and dietary changes. Severe iron-deficiency anemia may require intravenous (IV) iron therapy or a blood transfusion. Iron supplements Your doctor may recommend that you take iron supplements, also called… Continue Reading Iron Deficiency Treatment

What is this thing? This is Parafilm. Parafilm is the lab version of plastic wrap except way better. Parafilm is made from paraffin, a waxy substance derived from petroleum that we normally think of in stuff like candles and wood polish. Parafilm is great because it’s stretchy, and it sticks… Continue Reading Parafilm | What is this thing?!

– Growing children needs lots of iron in order to make the blood cells to supply the bloodstream with enough iron to take it out to the tissues and help everything grow. A common problem and almost like an epidemic is, we call it milkoholism. Toddlers and young children, they’re… Continue Reading Best treatment for iron deficiency anemia in children

Steel is the most important material to human society. It has been the skeleton of human industry for centuries, and the advent of the methods to mass produce it from iron ore was the impetus to transform human society from a mostly agricultural lifestyle to urban industrialisation. It forms the… Continue Reading Heat Treatment -The Science of Forging (feat. Alec Steele)

You breathe in about 17,000 times per day. It’s a process you rarely think about, but behind the scenes, a huge coordinated effort is playing out. Your vital organs, the gut, brain, bones, lungs, blood, and heart work together to sustain your life by delivering oxygen to tissues throughout your… Continue Reading Oxygen’s surprisingly complex journey through your body – Enda Butler

When our vegetarian ancestors started eating meat around two million years ago, it wasn’t just because animals taste great, it was pure necessity. Climate change made many of the plants our ancestors relied on less available and meat bridged that gap. From the discovery of fire at the latest, meat… Continue Reading Is Meat Bad for You? Is Meat Unhealthy?