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Learning a new medical term is important for each of us. Knowing about a disease, understanding the symptoms also helps us in enhancing our health literacy. This post is a reblog of one of my first scientific posts on my blog. I hope you like the way I explain this disease. I would also like …

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Being a microbiologist how can I not write today. Today, June, 27 is celebrated as World Microbiome Day. A day when we celebrate the benefits of microbes on us and also spread awareness among general public. https://worldmicrobiomeday.com/resources/ is the website dedicated to serve the purpose. On this website you will find everything related to microbes. …

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Literacy, how you define it? Have you ever thought of health literacy? What is health literacy? In this post, I am going to highlight these terms and try to explain them on the basis of my knowledge. Literacy, is a common English term used to describe whether a person knows how to read, and write …

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We are living in a world of pandemic this year. With the commencement of COVID-19 and declaration of pandemic 2020, life is not the same this year. Many medical terms such as herd immunity, viruses, Coronavirus, surgical masks, etc are now known to most of the people in the world. Another term that is gaining …

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Author: Stanley A. Rice Title of the Book: Green Planet How Plants Keep the Earth Alive Publisher: Rutgers University Press Pages: 314 Amazon.com || Barnes&Noble || Goodreads This is the third part of my book review of a non-fiction book Green Planet How Plants Keep the Earth Alive by Stanley A. Rice. For the Book Review 1 and 2 …

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April 24 to April 30 is celebrated as World Immunization Week every year. This is a global campaign to spread awareness regarding immunization and vaccines in public all around the world. World Immunization Week is observed by WHO (World Health Organization) . Immunization or vaccination 💉 is what the world is talking about these days. …

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Author: Stanley A. Rice Title of the Book: Green Planet How Plants Keep the Earth Alive Publisher: Rutgers University Press Pages: 314 Amazon.com || Barnes&Noble || Goodreads Here comes the second part of my reviewing this book “Green Planet How Plants Keep the Earth Alive” by Stanley A. Rice. You can find the first part …

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In today’s world of modern society, various chemical compounds are present in the environment such as sulfur oxides, nitrogen oxides, carbon oxides, particulate matter (PM), etc emitted from the vehicles, industries, agricultural practices and burning of fossil fuels. These gaseous forms of chemical compounds constitute the air pollution and damage the flora, fauna and the …

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In my recent post on Plants and Air Pollution, I have given a general idea about how plants are also affected by air pollution as we humans. For some, it might be a new concept but for environmentalists its a well known fact. I am here to provide you all with a more detailed idea …

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