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  • Thalassaemia must be prevented

    Thalassaemia is an inherited disorder that is passed down through parents to offspring and results in inappropriate structure or fewer amounts of red blood cell (RBC) in the body.
  • What to do in case of antibody resistance in COVID-19?

    Generally, the humoral immune system relies strongly on the production of specific antibodies for a successful immune response against a certain
  • Causes and misconceptions of miscarriage

    Miscarriage is a common consequence of pregnancy. In most cases, 12-15% of miscarriages occur within 20 weeks of conception. However,
  • COVID-19 may rule over dark-skinned people

    Approximately 80% of people in the world are pigmented. Melanin, one of the major skin colour contributors which protect our skin from the harmful effects of ultraviolet (UV) radiation is evident to absorb the UVB photons,
  • Vitamin C and COVID-19 infection

    Vitamin C, also called ascorbic acid, is an essential micronutrient for humans. Deficiency of this vitamin results in impaired immunity and higher susceptibility to infections.