disease
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The Technological Marvel of Disease Screening.

Have you ever been tested for a viral disease? These are fairly routine tests –  you may have had one done before starting a job  or perhaps during pregnancy as part of your pre- natal care. If you are a student, chances are you have been tested for an STD as …

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23 and Me
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23andMe Genetic Testing.

23andMe /How Does it Work ? 23andMe  , aptly named after the 23 chromosomes in a human body cell, has been developed as the “over the counter” genetic screening tool, accessible to all. The service includes a mail- order “do-it-yourself” DNA collection kit containig a saliva collection tube which is then …

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Internet
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Asia’s Internet Transformation

The pace of technological innovation and the growth of Internet usage have a disruptive impact on how people around the world think and live. The International Telecommunication Union estimates that there are 2.5 billion Internet users today: 1.6 billion more than in 2004. And most of this growth comes from …

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airlines
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Are you flying Malaysia Airlines again?

2014 has not been a particularly lucky year for airlines of Malaysia. Malaysia Airlines reported two catastrophic incidents; after the last one, when Flight MH17 was shot down over Ukraine in July, average weekly bookings declined by more than 30%, with numerous flight cancellations just after the disaster. This happened …

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Cancer
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Democracy of Cancer Detection

According to the statistics of the World Cancer Day 2013 7.6 million of the world population dies every year because of cancer. This is equal to the population of Switzerland. Today cancers are diagnosed through expensive and invasive methods that restrict people from getting preventive controls. This translates into a …

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