Functions of Red, White, Plasma and Blood Pieces of Blood

Blood is a red liquid that circulates in our blood vessels. The main function of blood is as a body transportation system that circulates oxygen and food substances, but also has a major role in the body’s defense system against infection. In every drop of blood, it consists of several components which are broadly divided into two, namely cell and fluid components. Nearly half the blood volume consists of blood cells, which include red blood cells, white blood cells, and platelets. The rest is a liquid called blood plasma. Nearly 92{fed9bf4b01b58fc90623b52d3d71130524e6a82e4b598fae129a992b5f289a65} of plasma is water while the rest consists of enzymes, hormones, antibodies, nutrients, gases, salts, proteins and metabolites of various types.

What is the function of blood? What about the function of each component of the blood?

Functions of Blood in General

Transportation

Blood is the main means of transportation in the body that is responsible for transporting essential … Read More

8 Ways Which Substance Abuse Can Affect Your Relationships

If you are struggling with substance abuse, you may feel that your addiction is a personal issue. The selfish and shortsighted logic of someone active in their addiction often overlooks the broad reaching effects that substance abuse has on their personal relationships. The behaviors of an addict don’t exist in a vacuum and oftentimes, it’s the people who love and rely on an addict that suffer the most.

The following are 8 ways in which substance abuse affects your relationships with family and friends.

The Erosion of Trust

One of the biggest assaults to your relationships can be the loss of trust. When you are addicted to drugs and alcohol, you will do anything to conceal your substance use. This often comes at the expense of the trust that spend years building.  You will often resort to elaborate tall-tales in order to explain absences at family events or for your … Read More

The Importance of Immunization in Children From an Early Age

Immune body is a system of resistance of a person’s body against various viruses and bacteria that attack or enter the human body.

 called ibody humans have a natural way to detect and signal a condition or disease to a certain extent. Therefore several types of diseases such as coughs, colds, and low-grade fever can heal on their own without medication.

In this case, it is said that the body’s defense system is sufficient to overcome and defeat the germs of the disease. But if the germs are malignant or dangerous, the immune system, especially in someone with a weak immune system, is unable to prevent the germ from multiplying so that it can cause serious illness that can lead to disability and death.

The immune system is a system in the body that consists of cells and products of the substances it produces, which work together collectively and coordinated … Read More