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Influenza or the flu is a viral infection that infects the nose, throat or lungs. The influenza virus is extremely small yet can be fatal. It has caused pandemics in the past and it still torments humans and even some animals such as pigs and birds. It is important to
The human body is made up of cells. Cells are the basic unit of life. For instance, cells come together to form a tissue. A group of different tissues come together to form an organ and different organs come together to form a particular system in the body. An example
Lady Margaret is a 25-year-old and the second among three children. Recently, she has been complaining of a burning sensation in her abdomen whenever her stomach is empty. After taking in certain foods, the pain worsens. Her sister, Janet suggested that she may be suffering from a stomach ulcer and
Do you believe that vampires exist? I am certain you answered no to this question. Vampires are a myth in our society but that may not be entirely true. There are certain individuals who of no fault of theirs, develop a condition with behaviour similar to vampires. This condition is
All Coronaviruses originated from a common ancestor about 200 million years ago which is why we are still experiencing coronavirus diseases at this time. So, until we find the roots of these viruses we will always live with them and our generations will also experience them. Coronavirus is a type
what makes the issue of abortion so controversial globally? why should abortion be either legal or not legalized?
The immune system as we explored contains the innate system and therefore the adaptive system. The innate is that first line of defence against pathogens, they react within minutes to hours after infection. However, this method is non-specific. It means, it just attacks the pathogen without a decent plan: It
My name is Davina. I am 19 years of age and a student at ZYQ university. For me, school is a haven. It is a place where I escape from the trauma and hubbub at home caused by my parent's continuous yelling at each other.