Biomedical Applications of Hydrogels

Hydrogels are substances that absorb and retain water in large quantities. The cross-linked polymers usually swell when placed in a liquid medium. Since its introduction in 1960 by Wichterle and Lím, and have been used in various biological and industrial processes. Hydrogel products possess some degree of flexibility, like the natural tissues, to hold a

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How World Events Can Cause Your Child To Suffer Internally from Anxiety: Watch For The Signs

World events can have adverse results on your child’s state of mind causing stress and anxiety. Children suffer internal anxiety in various ways; here’s how to cope with it. Do you know that experiences and events in the environment can cause internal suffering from anxiety in children? Many people suffer internally as a result of

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Guidelines for Medical Waste Disposal During a Pandemic

Containing and properly disposing of medical waste can already be a highly regulated process, and in times of a health crisis like a pandemic, these restrictions can become even more important to adhere to. The proper handling of medical waste ensures the safety of staff and patients alike, as improperly disposed of harmful waste can

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