Skip to content

COVID-19 (Coronavirus): Updated information and resources from IDEA

Amelia M. Weaver

Article Archive

Frequently Asked Questions About Anemia

August 29, 2014

1. What is foot-strike hemolysis?Hemolysis means the rupturing of red blood cells. Exercise-induced hemolysis has been found in endurance runners but not in endurance cyclists, suggesting that repeated foot strikes in running destroy red blood cells (Schumacher et al. 2002).

Read More