Platelet Donation

10 Platelet Donation Facts

Platelets play a critical role in the blood clotting process. The number of platelets in the blood is referred to as platelet count and normally ranges from 150,000 to 450,000 per one millionth of a liter of blood. A platelet count with less than 150,000 per microliter of blood is termed as thrombocytopenia while a … Continue reading “10 Platelet Donation Facts”

Bleeding Gums

10 Ways to Stop Bleeding Gums

What Causes Bleeding Gums There are several causes of bleeding gums that varies from person to person. Bleeding gums can be easily prevented and managed if the cause has been clearly established. Brushing teeth too hard is one of the most common causes of bleeding gums. This happens because hard brushing can damage blood vessels in … Continue reading “10 Ways to Stop Bleeding Gums”