From Today's Featured Entry: Mean Corpuscular Hemoglobin
Mean corpuscular hemoglobin (abbreviated as MCH) is an estimate
of the amount of hemoglobin in an average red blood cell.
Hemoglobin is a substance in the blood that carries oxygen to the
cells in the body from the lungs. Red blood cells help carry oxygen
in the blood because red blood cells contain hemoglobin.
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Personal growth often requires a lot of hard work. It also means
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so many people, some of these challenges involve substance abuse
and addiction. Indeed, addiction affects millions of people each and
every day, preventing them from living the lives they want and
deserve. If you are one of these people, you know that beating
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