written by rebecca sohn, on january 20th, 2022

what: space anemia is more serious than previously thought.
when: written january 20th. 2022
why: spaceflight makes the body kill red blood cells
where: It develops during space missions
how: long term studies have been made; the space anemia was known but thought bodies would adapt with long term living in space.

interesting fact: the problem doesn’t get better after landing, which posesserious implications for long-term space travel.

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