Read more about the article Blood Transfusion in Sickle Cell Disease: The preamble.
Blood transfusion plays a pivotal role in the management of patients with sickle cell disease.

Blood Transfusion in Sickle Cell Disease: The preamble.

Sickle cell disease (SCD) remains one of the most common inherited disorders on the globe. Since its inception, blood transfusion remains pivotal therapy in the management of such patients. Before…

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. Envenoming is a disease that emanates from exposure to or injection of snake venom after a snakebite. Courtesy of DW.

Snakebite. The situation is dire!

In 2017, the World Health Organisation added envenoming to the list of neglected tropical diseases that require prioritisation.  Envenoming is a disease that emanates from exposure to or injection of…

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Read more about the article Your Foot Size Matters, and so does the shoe size: Measuring the foot size.
Your Foot Size Matters, and so does the shoe size: Measuring the foot size.

Your Foot Size Matters, and so does the shoe size: Measuring the foot size.

When the shoe fits, wear it. It won’t, however, happen if you don’t know your foot size. Your foot size matters, and so does the shoe size – because when…

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Read more about the article Understanding Glycated Haemoglobin (HBA1c) and Blood Sugar Levels.
How glycated haemoglobin is formed. Source: Lehninger Principles of Biochemistry, 6th edition

Understanding Glycated Haemoglobin (HBA1c) and Blood Sugar Levels.

The amount of glycated haemoglobin in your blood correlates with the average blood sugar levels in the last 90 to 120 days. We explain how this occurs in today’s article…

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