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How should we define health and disease? How to categorize diseases? What is the role of reductionism and holism in healthcare? Questions to ponder on World Philosophy Day http://bit.ly/2AUknqe
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Philosophy of life sciences is ‘constructive subversiveness’, a blog for World Philosophy Day http://bit.ly/2hDZTNy
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Today is World Diabetes Day, raising awareness of the realities of living with diabetes. How well do you know the latest research? Take the quiz to find out: http://bit.ly/2zFJNcY
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Do you consider the health, and environmental, consequences of buying meat, fish and dairy? New research investigates the ethics of food choice:
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Due the differences in physiology between males and females, their respective responses following injury exhibit unique traits, potentially affecting prognosis. Studies are pointing towards sex steroid hormones as the driving force behind these unique injury responses. Here to tell us more is Dr. Khaled Al-Tarrah, author of a review article on this topic, published in Burns & Trauma.
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While plague and Black Death reminds us of history, they are still present and thriving all across the world. Here, Krisztian Magori reviews the ongoing plague outbreak in Madagascar, the reasons contributing for this resurgence, and the potential steps we could take to avoid such large outbreaks in the future.
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Read our full 'Research in progress' report, available on @figshare, here: http://bit.ly/2yND5RM #OAWeek17 #OAWeek
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There remains an urgent need to build knowledge among health workers and improve capacity to cope with neglected tropical diseases. More in the blog:
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Today is World Food Day! Find out more about the day. and the strive towards #ZeroHunger, on this page: http://bit.ly/2ysUFu1
World Food Day 2017
World Food Day 2017
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When co-founding a new colony, ant queens may bury other queens to avoid fungal infection. This job is normally done by worker ants, and this blog explains the significance of this:
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