Sickle cell disease, also called sickle cell anemia or just sickle cell, is a genetic disease where red blood cells can take the shape of a crescent or a sickle. And that change allows them to be more easily destroyed –causing anemia, among other things. Sickle cell disease is caused… Continue Reading Sickle cell anemia – causes, symptoms, diagnosis, treatment & pathology

“Without protective clothing, ice cold waters can knock a person unconscious within minutes.” …Unless you’re Wim Hof. Wim Hof has become very popular recently and his method has gathered many devoted followers quite quickly. The fame comes from Wim’s impressive feats- he holds 26 world records for things like staying… Continue Reading Ice Man Breathing: What to Know when doing The Wim Hof Method