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What Causes Low Platelet Counts

What Causes Low Platelet Counts?

Humans too often correct problems without getting to the root of the issue. It is in our nature to use the quick fix at our fingertips rather than stopping the problem altogether. But in the case of your health, a quick fix like taking medication can be a dangerous game […]

natural remedies for low platelets

Natural Remedies For Low Platelets

If you are reading this, you have already been looking for reasons and help in dealing with your low platelet condition. You already know that most people have suffered for years with this blood disorder that causes your body not to be able to clot on its own during a […]

medications to increase platelets

Medications To Increase Platelets

  People with low platelet counts have had an uphill battle with managing their condition. Treatments are not guaranteed, and many adults and children can worry and suffer for years with trying to find exactly the right balance between the diet and medications. These medications are called platelet stimulating agents, […]

ways to increase platelets

Ways To Increase Platelets

Platelets are the smallest of the blood cells that aid in blood clotting by forming plugs in blood vessel holes. The platelets that circulate in the blood have an average lifespan of 5 to 9 days. A normal platelet count in a healthy person ranges from 150,000 to 450,000 platelets […]

regular platelet counts

Regular Platelet Counts

People who suffer from Thrombocytopenia (immune or idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura) are most often diagnosed when they suffer a bleeding cut or nosebleed, and discover that they will not stop bleeding for an extended period of time. How frightening is this! Usual symptoms include seeing excessive bruising on the skin all over […]

low platelets diet

Low Platelets Diet

Most people never have to worry about any kind of risks to their health, simply because their system doesn’t produce enough platelets. Platelets are called thrombocytes and are a part of the blood whose job is to help coagulate blood to stop a bleeding cut or injury. They help by […]

high platelets symptoms

High Platelets Symptoms

People also suffer from conditions of high platelet counts. They are classified as having your blood produce extra platelets, which assist your blood in clotting when you suffer an injury or cut that causes you to bleed. Too little platelet count, and you will not stop bleeding without medical attention. […]

platelet range

Platelet Range

The big question here is – what is the regular range for blood platelets in a regular, healthy person with no known platelet problems? And today, we discuss this in details. Normally, a typical platelet count should be between 150,000 to 450,000 platelets in your blood per sample. Platelets are […]