Read more about the article The burden of injuries. What is likely to harm you?
Gloves, helmets, and seatbelts are safety gears you should use often to reduce the burden on injuries.

The burden of injuries. What is likely to harm you?

Morbidity associated with injuries is a public health concern that we still pay little attention to in many countries in sub-Saharan Africa, Uganda inclusive. Recent data shows that we may…

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Read more about the article Angiotensin-Converting Enzyme-2 (ACE-2): Covid-19 attacks the selected body organs for the same reason.
SARS-CoV-2 uses the ACE-2 receptor to enter and infect host cells. Image credit: theconversation.com

Angiotensin-Converting Enzyme-2 (ACE-2): Covid-19 attacks the selected body organs for the same reason.

No doubt, Covid-19 is the most devastating global infectious disease since the 1918 Spanish flu. Initially thought of as a respiratory infection, Covid-19 causes multiorgan damage that culminates in substantial…

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Read more about the article Herb-induced liver injury, Covid-19, and You: Beware.
Herb-induced liver injury, Covid-19, and You: Beware.

Herb-induced liver injury, Covid-19, and You: Beware.

Herb-induced liver injury is an underreported phenomenon in daily medical practice in resource-limited settings. Patients hardly discern information related to which herbs they might have used before their presenting complaints.…

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