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3108, 2019

You are not alone, I was there

Hi, if you are reading this, you are not alone. I am Elvis, I suffered from Depression and this is my story. I want to tell you how I conquered it and why everyone needs to stop fighting and start talking. It's important you get to know me from the start of my life. I love programming and tech. It is my hobby and I don't treat it as a profession. I began my career in the software industry many years back and I've witnessed its highs and lows equally. I've been through two major recessions during this [...]

1906, 2019

Get Wet! Yet Protect! – Weapons for Monsoon

Finally, the water being carried from the ocean by the agency of clouds fell on the land.  And who wouldn't be ecstatic at the first sniff of Petrichor as monsoon announced itself in the year 2019. But as Voltaire said, With great power comes great responsibility - Voltaire the Health Department would say "With great Monsoon (weather forecast validated) come great diseases". You must know how Sparta protected ancient Greece from the Persian invasion, although for 7 days, including a famous battle led by King Leonidas (300 - film); similarly, we need to protect ourselves from this invasion by diseases, [...]

2403, 2019

Car T-Cells: New Hope for Cancer Therapy

As far back as the 1980s, when AIDS was rampant and regularly taking the lives of young people, we understood the importance of T-cells and the immune system. Now, as we deal with what has emerged another near- epidemic of cancer in the developed world, it is logical to assume that T-cells can be useful in cancer treatment as a way of mobilizing the body to fight its own cancers the way it fights colds and viruses. But although we’re close, we don’t yet have all the answers as to how and when the immune system can be mobilized to [...]

403, 2019

Food As Medicine

Since 1992, Europe has been studying the effect of diet on long term health through a collaborative study called  EPIC (the European Prospective Investigation), which is the largest detailed study of the relationship between nutrition and cancer ever undertaken. It involves over 500,000 people in 10 European countries, coordinated by the World Health Organization and supported by the European Union and national funding agencies. What’s really exceptional about it is that those ten countries have very different diets and lifestyles, which makes this study a good one to demonstrate a relationship between diet and cancer, although high blood pressure, diabetes, and cardiovascular [...]

3010, 2018

Why do we sneeze?

We all sneeze with the sound Achoo!! In the medical world, ACHOO is an acronym for a sternutation disorder called (autosomal dominant compulsive helio-ophthalmic outbursts) syndrome. Everyone sneezes, even the average healthy person does, sometimes at least four times a day. But do we all know why, exactly, do we sneeze? Sneezing is also called Sternutation. It is a mechanism which your body uses to clear the nose. When any mucus from a cold or the flu, dirt, smoke, allergens like pollen, pollution, perfume, dust particles etc. enter the nostrils, the nose becomes irritated or tickled. They interact with the [...]

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