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Epoetin is a man-made version of human erythropoietin (EPO). EPO is produced naturally in the body, mostly by the kidneys. It stimulates the bone marrow to produce red blood cells. If the body does not produce enough EPO, severe anemia can occur. This often occurs in people whose kidneys are not working properly. Ep... continue
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SOB Update & test results
OK, remembered what else I wanted to share! Also had VL tested but those results will take a week. Kinda upset and confused about this. Will be... [More]
Procrit... does it really help?
Hi everyone. I am in stage 2 of my MDS, and have known about this disease since I was 39. I am 47 now, and seem to be having a difficult week. I ha... [More]
Kidney specialist app update
Kelley, I am glad you got in to see this physician. The specialists are always calmer about the situation bc it is their area of expertise. I al... [More]
Must Have Thrown Away The Riba!
Hey Erik! I knew there was more to this than what met my eyes so to speak! Caveats are almost always around yet they're not so obvious to initiall... [More]
Cherries for sleep & Procrit
Note...Consider the story of a patient who was not responding to blood building medicine Procrit. This demonstrates how in some cases foods can produc... [More]