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Learning Greek and Latin Will Help Grasp Medical Terminology

Medical school students have to deal with a large numbers of medical terminology, which stem from ancient Greek and Latin languages. It is not surprising why scientist adopt Greek and Latin as terminology language/words. Greek and Latin were the language that many people used for years, and the oldest surviving writings on medicine are in […]

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This is not funny: too much Botox Cosmetic may destroy your relationships.

Many men and women choose BOTOX Cosmetic to treat the first signs of aging, but researchers found that BOTOX injection may cause a t paralysis of the facial muscles, resulting in failure of normal expression. that means BOTOX may overshadow your friendship while you get rid of wrinkles. Reading Speed and Efficiency  Test Researchers picked […]

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Melanoma contributes 5% of new cancers in the States

Today’s Doulingo Medical Term Melanoma: from Greek μέλας melas, “dark”, is considered as the most dangerous form of skin cancer. Melanoma forms  when unrepairable DNA damage to skin cells, for example damages caused by ultraviolet radiation from sunshine or tanning beds, causes mutations that  trigger the skin cells to multiply rapidly and form malignant tumors. these skin cells are  making pigment (color in the […]

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Speech and Language Therapy, Communication Disorders, Speech Disorders.

Today’s Glossary: Speech and Language Therapy: assessing and treating speech, language and communication disorders in people of all ages to help them better communicate. Aphasia Occurs when there is damage to the language centers of the brain May affect:  Expressive language (speaking)  Receptive language  Reading  Writing Aphasia Treatment dependent on:  […]

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Obesity bosting Diabete

the latest study from NHANES (National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey) shows rising obesity rate is the major contributor to increase of Type 2 Diabetes.  Prevalence of obesity is observed among almost all women and half of men diagnosed of diabetes. Researcher point out that BMI (body mass index) is the biggest contributor to increase of Type […]