I Looked At My Blood Under a Microscope

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    I Just Stepped On Broken Glass..

    and so as not to make the loss of blood a waste, I got out the microscope and the kids and I are examining my cells under a microscope.  Makes the pain worthwhile to watch their eyes light up as they learn and explore.
    mj915 mj915
    31-35, F
    10 Responses Nov 11, 2007


    In school we had a wonderful professor who not only tolerated the uber-curious like me, but encouraged us to learn all we could! Not only did I learn to draw blood and start an IV bag, I also found out that the hemotology lab was kept unlocked after our class let out for the...
    choctawgrrrl choctawgrrrl
    41-45, F
    2 Responses Dec 18, 2008

    I Was Not Impressed

    It looked just all the other kids blood in health class. I thought mine would be totally different.
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    Jan 20, 2011

    It Was Red

    yes, I bled for biology and microscopy. Red blood cells are easy to tell, they are round and easily found. Occasionally you may find a White blood cell, don't mind, since they keep us well and bacteria they give hell.
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    Nov 20, 2013
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