Articles (Health)

Cancer Below Zero
(Human Health)

Cancer has remained one of the most bewildering diseases for doctors until a ray of hope has appeared with the discovery of cancer cryotherapy.

Medical Technology: Fact or Fiction?
(The Past and the Future)

Technology has made remarkable progress in various fields, the most important of which is its use in the medical field.

Alternative Medicine
(Human Health)

CAM refers to a wide range of healthcare practices that are not generally considered part of conventional medicine. Let us review some of them.

Famine throughout History
(Science Policy and Ethics)

Whether it happens because of poverty, conflict, or demographic problems, famine has always been one of the worst disasters to affect human life. 

All You Need to Know about Jaundice
(Human Health)

Jaundice is not a disease in itself; the yellowish skin normally refers to an underlying condition that needs immediate attention.

A Big Screen Reveal of Big Heroes: Temple Grandin
(Invisible People of Science)

The media plays a role in sheding light on the lives of scientists and show people what they endured for the sake of their comfort.

All You Need to Know about Anemia
(Human Health)

Anemia is one of the most common blood diseases that could turn dangerous if neglected.

Head Transplant
(Science Policy and Ethics)

Different organs can be removed from a human body and transplanted into another body, but have you ever heared of "head transplant”?

What Should We Eat?
(The Big Questions)

Match characters to the recommended food choices. 

Do Our Bodies Contain Plastics?
(The Big Questions)

This question might sound weired; how would our bodies contain plastic while we definitely do not consume it?

The Right Food for the Right Time
(Bare Necessities)

It is necessary that all people of different ages know how to eat and what are the essential nutrients to be consumed according to their life stage.

Sun for Life
(Light: Source and Future of Life)

How could solar energy offer better and affordable health services to the residents of remote and rural areas?

Healing Light
(Light: Source and Future of Life)

The Sun was worshiped by several ancient civilizations, but with their demise, its worship diminish and the knowledge of its healing powers.


Meningitis: A Life-Threatening Condition
(Human Health)

Meningitis requires immediate attention, because the complications can be severe; luckily, there are vaccines to combat it.


Dysmorphophobia
(Behavioral Sciences)

The obsession with looking at a mirror is not only a passing thought, especially for those having negative thoughts about their body image.

Baby Sleep Debate
(The Big Questions)

Mother: What do I do when the baby is crying, and I am exhausted?

The Great Baby Sleep Debate (2)
(Bare Necessities)

Adding to the confusion of sleep-deprived parents are the contradicting studies supporting both schools of sleep training.


The Great Baby Sleep Debate (1)
(Bare Necessities)

When I first held my newborn girl in my arms, I pledged my life for her happiness, and I knew deep in my heart that I would do anything for her. 

Achilles Heel
(Safe Summer)

Whenever I read this story, I ask myself: Is this part of the body really so vulnerable that the Ancient Greeks created a myth about it?


The Science of Smile
(Behavioral Sciences)

Based on science, smiling changes the brain’s physiology and turns negative emotions into positive ones.

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