Paracetamol, ibuprofen and aspirin are common painkillers known to everyone with a tendency for headaches, back pains and other ailments. Studies have shown that the average Briton takes 373 painkillers a year. With so many people taking these drugs at a rate above what is considered safe, you have to query what is actually happening when you take painkillers even when you feel no pain.
Xigris also known as Drotrecogin alfa (Activated) was a drug marketed by Eli Lilly (a drug company) and was used for the treatment of severe sepsis. activated protein C and sepsis were reported to go hand in hand (cure and disease respectively) however through other scientists
Haemostasis is the process of changing blood from a fluid to a solid state to reduce blood loss after vessel injury. Haemostasis also involves maintaining blood in a fluid state when there is no injury. Haemostatic balance is maintained by regulating levels of procoagulants which
What is jaundice? Jaundice is the yellow discolouration that can be seen in the skin and the sclera of the eyes when there is accumulation of bilirubin in tissue. Bilirubin is a chemical that is formed from the removal and breakdown of old red cells
Hi, and welcome to my blog! My name is Josh and I am a university student studying biomed. I created this blog to share what I have learnt so far in a (hopefully) easy to understand manner, and to simplify topics that I found difficult