To: E. Pluribus Unum
Within reason, bloodletting can be very beneficial. It lowers blood pressure.
To: miss marmelstein
It also reduces excess iron, which is implicated in heart disease.
It's the same reason aspirin helps... aspirin causes tiny hemorrhages and slight blood loss.
posted on 12/24/2012 3:39:34 PM PST
by E. Pluribus Unum
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