Phlebotomy Training Blog

When it comes to heart attacks, one type called STEMI is particularly serious. It happens when a crucial heart artery suddenly gets blocked, and it can be life-threatening. But there's an interesting twist – an old Chinese remedy called Tongxinluo might have a role to...

November is a special month dedicated to helping people learn about diabetes. This is a health problem that affects many people all over the world. During National Diabetes Month, we focus on understanding this disease, supporting those who have it, and learning how to stay...

When we hear the name Dracula, many of us picture a charming vampire thanks to Bram Stoker's book. But the real-life inspiration for Dracula was a man named Vlad the Impaler. He was nothing like the suave vampire we know from fiction. Vlad III, also...

In the field of medicine, there are some conditions that are incredibly puzzling and rare. Even experienced healthcare experts find them baffling. These are known as mysterious disorders that make it hard for us to grasp how the human body works. Let's dive into some...

Phlebotomy is a super important job in healthcare. It's when skilled people take your blood for medical reasons, like checking your health or helping others by donating blood. But have you ever noticed how they show this in movies, TV, or books? They can show...

Forensic science is like a detective's best friend, helping to solve crimes and bring justice to those who need it. One exciting part of forensic science is blood pattern analysis. It's a fascinating mix of biology, physics, and detective skills that helps us understand what...

Have you ever noticed that you crave certain foods, like chocolate or carbs, right before your period? A new study has uncovered a fascinating connection between these cravings and something called "insulin sensitivity." Let's break it down in simpler terms. What Is Insulin Sensitivity? Think of insulin...

Imagine being part of a story that changes the way doctors save lives. Dr. Barney Clark was one such person. He made history by being the first to get an artificial heart, called the Jarvik-7. This exciting journey made people think about science, ethics, and...

Varicose veins are common and can bother a lot of people. They can hurt, and many people don't like the way they look. In this article, we'll explain what they are, why they happen, what they feel like, and how they can be treated. What are...

In the world of medical training, being authentic and true-to-life is very important. This is especially the case for phlebotomy, where being exact, confident, and skilled is a must. At Phlebotomy Training Specialists, we always aim for the best. That's why we make sure our...