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The Mysteries of your Blood

  title={The Mysteries of your Blood},
  author={A. Mauer},
Did you know that your blood type can be useful for determining disease susceptibility and creating a diet that works best for your personal metabolism? The Mysteries of Your Blood is an article that delves into the science behind the ABO blood types and explains why your body handles certain foods, stress, and illness differently than someone with a different blood type. It proposes a unique way to avoid certain health problems by offering suggestions of what to eat and what to avoid eating… Expand


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Association of ABO blood group and breast cancer in Jodhpur.
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The relative incidence of diabetes mellitus in ABO/Rhesus blood groups in South-Eastern Nigeria.
Blood group O(-) and A(+) was significantly (P < 0.01) lower in diabetics than in the control population, and therefore appears to be more susceptible to diabetes mellitus. Expand