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Fight Against Diseases

In the strict sense, “immunity” defines an acquired resistance to infectious disease that is specific, i.e., resistance against a particular disease-causing agent(Pathogen). A person who has had measles once will not suffer from measles a second time, and is thus called immune. Our immune system recognizes the pathogen as foreign … Read more

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Prevent Kidney Disease

Kidney failure is preventable

The kidneys function as blood filters that drain waste products while retaining other valuable blood contents like proteins. Kidney disease develops slowly, with few symptoms. It is often not recognized until the disease is advanced. If it is detected early, treatment can slow down the disease … Read more

Smoking affects fertility

Smokers are more likely to have fertility problems than non-smokers. Smoking causes harmful chemicals to spread throughout entire body and all organs. This can lead to fertility problems. Due to the toxins from cigarettes, smokers are more likely to suffer from miscarriage than non-smokers. In addition, smoking increases several health … Read more

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