Flight or Fight “

Flight or Fight “

   Anet Ahern, CEO, PSG Asset Management Our biological reaction to physical danger is a ‘fight or flight’ response that narrows our focus to dealing with the issue at hand. The problem is that we often try to apply this kind of either/or thinking to other...
African History and Vaccination

African History and Vaccination

The development of Innoculation and Vaccination has proved to be one of the most significant advances in medical practice since the discovery of Antibiotics. The development has been responsible for the almost complete eradication of a number of diseases and, as a...
My Experience with Vaccination

My Experience with Vaccination

My first experience of vaccination was that of the Diphtheria vaccine, then applied at 6 weeks of age. I nearly died of the cure and only left the hospital some 3 months later! The first vaccination I remember took place when I was about 3 and we lived in East London...
HISTORY OF VACCINES.

HISTORY OF VACCINES.

  The story of vaccines did not begin with the first vaccine–Edward Jenner’s use of material from cowpox pustules to provide protection against smallpox. Rather, it begins with the long history of infectious disease in humans, and in particular, with early uses...
Vaccinations and Inoculation.

Vaccinations and Inoculation.

  In my humble opinion and after all, I have read and heard about vaccines, it would appear that until an effective vaccine is found and introduced to the worldwide population, we will continue to see an increased number. This vaccine could relieve the present...