By: Allen Teal
Your immune system is the military of your body. One of its favorite ways to win the battle against foreign objects that invade your body is to surround and isolate them. In most cases, this results in the foreign body being digested by your immune...
The origins of meningococcemia
By: Rene Najera
Ask any teacher and they will tell you about all the infections they have acquired from their children. Children are the perfect transmitters of disease because of several factors. They are young, so their immune systems have not learned to get rid of all diseases...
What is an influenza virus?
By: Dr Pandula Siribaddana
Influenza is mostly a respiratory related illness which is acute in nature caused by a virus family known as 'Orthomyxo viruses'. Types of the Influenza virus: There are three sub types that have been identified which is known as Type A, B and to a...
By: Darian Peters
Vaccines are considered by many people to be a mixed blessing. On the one hand, they are intended to help people to fight a particular microorganism. They can provide the person with a form of immunity to the bad effects of something in their...
By: Darian Peters
The purpose of a vaccine is to provide the person receiving it with immunity to a particular microorganism. These vaccines are injected into the bloodstream of the person, sometimes at an early age. In some cases, they give lifelong immunity, but in other cases, the...
The potential of stem cells
By: Marcus Skiles
Since its beginning in the mid-1800's, the science of stem cell research has been debated over. Some say that stem cell research goes against human morals - that scientists are attempting to "play God". Others see this research as the future of the human race...
In the Past Disease War and Famine have Controlled Population Growth
By: Rick Badman
The AIDS virus is no more a way to stabilize the population than the Spanish Influenza was. Even the Black Death which killed over 1/4 of the population of Europe could have been prevented from being so devastating. AIDS is more an unnatural way to...
Diseases that are vaccine preventable
By: Jennifer Kirkman
Diseases prevented by vaccines number quite a few now then they did years ago. My article here, will give you a listing of which diseases are preventable through getting a vaccine.There is now a chickenpox vaccine. Chickenpox has been a very common contagious childhood...
Concerns about the safety of vaccines
By: Kris Kennedy
Vaccine Safety Disease eradication comes from prevention, but on the individual level, it becomes a risk. For the future benefit of humankind we vaccine. Diseases that plagued our grandparents are known existent and illness we suffered as children have become deadly. Past History The Rotary...
Ideas on eradicating AIDS
By: H.W. Holdings
Ideas on eradicating AIDS? The easiest way to eradicate AIDS and HIV is the one that so very often gets rejected vehemently by libertarians and left-wing social activists i.e. isolating the disease by putting people in a quarantined community. This should be a no-brainer...

 

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