How Infectious Diseases Can Spread

Are we alone in this universe? The answer is no. Unfortunately we’re not talking about aliens, but germs and how infectious diseases can easily spread. Predating human lives – or any animal lives for that matter – single-celled organisms, bacterias, viruses, and other micro-organisms exists. Thriving in the earth’s atmosphere, continually surviving and adapting through…

Immune System Series: The Super Heroes

From our previous article, we’ve talked about the basic outlines of the Immune System. How imagining it as a city where infrastructures such as the immune factory, the roads, and the underground tunnels, and the headquarters come to aid and facilitate the battle of our Super Heroes (White Blood Cells) against the The Microbe Meanies.…

Immune System Series: Know The Players

The Immune System might go as something that’s often overlooked and taken for granted by the most of us. However, our body works in a very intelligent and elaborate methods. In keeping ourselves healthy, the body’s immune system works as a team, made up of highly integrated components.┬áThe Immune System protects the body from infections…

Crash Course on Adult Vaccination

After reaching adolescent and adulthood, most of us probably thought that vaccinations are a thing of the past. The shots we had when we were babies and kids. Well, this is certainly not true, according to CDC (Center for Disease Control; USA) and PAPDI (Perhimpunan Ahli Penyakit Dalam Indonesia), vaccination for adults are highly recommended…