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Date Stock Signal Type
2020-05-28 AKBA 20 DMA Support Bullish
2020-05-28 AZN NR7 Range Contraction
2020-05-28 AZN Narrow Range Bar Range Contraction
2020-05-28 AZN Calm After Storm Range Contraction
2020-05-28 AZN 20 DMA Resistance Bearish
2020-05-28 DXR Lizard Bullish Bullish Day Trade Setup
2020-05-28 DXR Hammer Candlestick Bullish
2020-05-28 FGEN Fell Below 20 DMA Bearish
2020-05-28 FGEN Bollinger Band Squeeze Range Contraction
2020-05-28 KROS Fell Below 20 DMA Bearish
2020-05-28 VKTX MACD Bearish Signal Line Cross Bearish
2020-05-28 XBIO 1,2,3 Pullback Bullish Bullish Swing Setup
2020-05-28 XBIO Upper Bollinger Band Walk Strength
2020-05-28 XBIO Non-ADX 1,2,3,4 Bullish Bullish Swing Setup
2020-05-28 XBIO Calm After Storm Range Contraction
2020-05-28 XLRN Fell Below 20 DMA Bearish

Anemia is a decrease in the total amount of red blood cells (RBCs) or hemoglobin in the blood, or a lowered ability of the blood to carry oxygen. When anemia comes on slowly, the symptoms are often vague and may include feeling tired, weakness, shortness of breath or a poor ability to exercise. Anemia that comes on quickly often has greater symptoms, which may include confusion, feeling like one is going to pass out, loss of consciousness, or increased thirst. Anemia must be significant before a person becomes noticeably pale. Additional symptoms may occur depending on the underlying cause.The three main types of anemia are due to blood loss, decreased red blood cell production, and increased red blood cell breakdown. Causes of blood loss include trauma and gastrointestinal bleeding, among others. Causes of decreased production include iron deficiency, a lack of vitamin B12, thalassemia, and a number of neoplasms of the bone marrow. Causes of increased breakdown include a number of genetic conditions such as sickle cell anemia, infections like malaria, and certain autoimmune diseases. It can also be classified based on the size of red blood cells and amount of hemoglobin in each cell. If the cells are small, it is microcytic anemia. If they are large, it is macrocytic anemia while if they are normal sized, it is normocytic anemia. Diagnosis in men is based on a hemoglobin of less than 130 to 140 g/L (13 to 14 g/dL), while in women, it must be less than 120 to 130 g/L (12 to 13 g/dL). Further testing is then required to determine the cause.Certain groups of individuals, such as pregnant women, benefit from the use of iron pills for prevention. Dietary supplementation, without determining the specific cause, is not recommended. The use of blood transfusions is typically based on a person's signs and symptoms. In those without symptoms, they are not recommended unless hemoglobin levels are less than 60 to 80 g/L (6 to 8 g/dL). These recommendations may also apply to some people with acute bleeding. Erythropoiesis-stimulating medications are only recommended in those with severe anemia.Anemia is the most common blood disorder, affecting about a third of the global population. Iron-deficiency anemia affects nearly 1 billion people. In 2013, anemia due to iron deficiency resulted in about 183,000 deaths – down from 213,000 deaths in 1990. It is more common in women than men, during pregnancy, and in children and the elderly. Anemia increases costs of medical care and lowers a person's productivity through a decreased ability to work. The name is derived from Ancient Greek: ἀναιμία anaimia, meaning "lack of blood", from ἀν- an-, "not" and αἷμα haima, "blood".

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