Monthly Archives: June 2016

Immune System Facts

Did You Know? One of the early descriptions of immunological memory dates back to the fifth century BC, when Thucydides published in his book ‘History of the Peloponnesian War’, an observation, that soldiers who had recovered from a disease were the best nurses for the freshly affected soldiers, because the recovered soldiers never caught the same disease twice, and if… Read more »

How to Prepare Your Child for Surgery

If your child needs surgery and you have opted for elective surgery, then you have time on your hands to explain to your child all about the procedure. It’s advisable to talk to them about the hospital procedures and the surgery, it will make you less anxious. Explain in kid-friendly terms why he has to undergo the surgery. It’s human… Read more »