Should I get the Flu Shot?

May 30, 2022

IntroductionWhat is influenza?Influenza vaccinationWho should get the influenza vaccine?Who should not get the influenza vaccine?Who should not get the nasal spray influenza vaccine?Can influenza vaccines […]

What is Biotinidase Deficiency?

April 20, 2022

A metabolic disorder, biotinidase deficiency, is a condition in which the enzyme biotinidase becomes faulty. It is a neurocutaneous disorder and follows an autosomal recessive […]

What is the Human Virome?

March 31, 2022

The Virome: A New Frontier in Physiological Understanding Since the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic, terms such as “virology” and “immunity” have become constant mainstays […]

Eating Disorders and Social Media

March 28, 2022

Eating disorders are characterized by altered eating behavior that negatively impacts a person’s physical and mental health. Some recent evidence has suggested that the use […]

What is a Variant?

February 14, 2022

Viruses can change and alter their genetic make-up. When these changes occur, the virus may become more or less of a threat to the human […]