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How will pollution affect the next generation?

New evidence suggests that exposure to pollution can have lasting health effects on offspring. Air pollution is common and persistent


The brain and spinal cord make up your central nervous system — the control centre for the rest of your

Chronic kidney disease

Chronic kidney disease (CKD) is when your kidneys are not working properly due to kidney damage that has developed over

Kidneys and how they work

The kidneys are two bean-shaped organs that sit on either side of your spine (backbone) just below your rib cage.

Recovery position

The recovery position is used for a casualty who is unconscious but breathing, or for an unconscious person who has

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