25 Eye-Opening Things Your Blood Type Says About You

Did you know your blood type can say a lot about you? From your health, your donor compatibility, and even your personality, blood type speaks volumes. Of course, knowing your blood type helps when donating blood, but you might want to know some of its many other aspects. Some believe knowing your blood type information could help you tailor your diet to live healthier. You can also know the pitfalls of your blood type to counteract them. Some even try to find out their blood type personality compatibility. Curious to find out more about your blood type? Here are 25 Eye-Opening Things Your Blood Type Says About You.

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If you have the A blood type, you're more likely to have higher levels of the cortisol hormone than other types. Cortisol is a hormone your body releases to help you with stress.

blood typeSource: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/1438663
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Mosquitoes love people with type O blood. If you have this blood type, you're twice as likely to attract them.

mosquitoSource: https://www.prevention.com/health/a20470316/5-new-facts-your-blood-type-says-about-you/

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In contrast, mosquitoes are the least attracted to people with type A blood.

blood spotsSource: https://www.waldenu.edu/programs/health/resource/what-your-blood-type-says-about-you
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On the flip side, O blood types are less likely to contract the deadliest forms of malaria because their proteins don't stick to to them the way they do to others.

malariaSource: https://www.prevention.com/health/a20470316/5-new-facts-your-blood-type-says-about-you/

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A University of Vermont study involving 30,000 people revealed that AB blood types were 82 percent likely to develop memory problems that lead to dementia.

dementiaSource: https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2014/09/140910185913.htm


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