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How does one procure a bag of blood?

By Jessica on October 30, 2014

At JustAnswer we believe in providing access to Experts to any and all needing help or assistance. With Halloween approaching, we wanted...

Calico cat sitting in a stone courtyard next to a step.

Is blood in the urine a fatal sign for cats?

September 23, 2013

Q: My cat, Carla, is 18 years old and she has had a thyroid problem along with kidney problems. She has been on K/D food and taking...

Closeup of a black fly on a coarse wooden surface.

Can you get HIV from accidentally swallowing a fly?

Q: Is it possible to become infected after accidentally swallowing a black fly that might be carrying HIV+ blood? I was camping with my...

Several colorful tropical fish swimming in a tank with plants.

Do fish ever get thirsty?

October 23, 2012

Q: Do fish ever get thirsty? Why or why not?

A: This is an interesting question; I have never thought about it before and...

Hand with gauze bandage wrapped around the palm. (Photo: Flickr/Peter Robinett)

What is sepsis, and why is it so dangerous?

By Tom Musbach on August 01, 2012

Questions about sepsis have risen after the mysterious death of a 12-year-old boy in New York.  Rory Staunton's death in April 2012 resulted from...

What foods will boost my red blood cell count?

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Q: I...