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Blood - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (3423 words)
Blood cells are degraded by the spleen and the Kupffer cells in the liver.
Bacterial infection of the blood is bacteremia or sepsis.
Blood is given particular emphasis in the Jewish and Christian religions because Leviticus 17:11 says "the life of a creature is in the blood." This phrase is part of the Levitical law forbidding the drinking blood, due to its practice in idol worship by surrounding societies.
Vampire - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (4577 words)
In early Slavic folklore, a vampire drank blood, was afraid of (but could not be killed by) silver and could be destroyed by cutting off its head and putting it between the corpse's legs or by putting a wooden stake into its heart.
The Pontianak was a female vampire that sucked the blood of newborn babies and sometimes that of young children or pregnant women.
However, the hypotheses that porphyria sufferers crave the heme in human blood, or that the consumption of blood might ease the symptoms of porphyria, are based on a severe misunderstanding of the disease.
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