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What is Immunization?

Immunization (or vaccination) helps protect individuals from disease. A vaccine tricks the body into triggering its defence system to create antibody as if one has been exposed to a disease naturally. Vaccines against micro organisms that cause diseases can prepare the body's immune system, which helps to fight or prevent an infection.

What is an Electronic Cigatette?

An electronic cigarette also known as a personal vaporizer (PV) or electronic delivery system (ENDS) or simply e-cigarrette is a battery powered device which simulates tobacco by producing an aerosol rather than smoke. Thus aerosol is popularly but inaccurately called a vapor. It was introduced to the public to shield non smokers from the dangerous effects of smoking.

What is in a cigarette?

Smoking cigarettes is a common pass time indulged in by millions of people all over the world. Typical reasons given for smoking have been various but include:

  • to reduce stress
  • force of habit
  • its cool to smoke
  • etc

What is in a cigarette? Especially to the smokers, with all the media focus on the dangers of the habit - do you know what a cigarette is made of?

Facts about the Ebola virus

Ebola (EVD) is a deadly, infectious disease, spread by the Ebola virus. A recent outbreak in West Africa has claimed thousands of lives as the diseases remains incurable (as at 2014). The disease is known by any of the names: Ebola virus disease (EVD), Ebola haemorrhagic fever (EHF) or simply Ebola. Ebola mainly affects humans and other primates.

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Where did Ebola virus come from?

Are Africans the only ones who ate "dirty" meat?

3 years 3 months ago
Where did Ebola virus come from?

Ebola came from primates like apes. It got into humans via eating unsterile meat. Particularly in Africa where the practice of eating "bush meat"...3 years 3 months ago

What jobs need knowledge of computer programming?

You have mentioned mostly core coding related jobs. What about:

  1. Business Analyst
  2. Project manager (IT)
  3. Software...3 years 3 months ago
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