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Herd immunity: the myths & realities

Herd immunity: the myths & realities

For last few weeks, the concept of herd immunity is making headlines in the international media with reference to COVID-19. Herd immunity is an epidemiological term usually reserved to describe how the population as a whole is protected from a …

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The Most Widespread Vaccines in the World

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According to immunization coverage data by the World Health Organization, the vaccine against tuberculosis was still the most widespread in the world in the year 2018 with a coverage level of 89 percent. Tetanus, Polio and Hepatitis B were the next …

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Review of breast cancer risks in Pakistan

Review of breast cancer risks in Pakistan

According to Union for International Cancer Control (UICC), 8.2 million die of cancer per year worldwide, while 14 million new cancer cases are registered every year. However, breast cancer is the top malignancy in Pakistan. According to data registry, the …

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