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New polio vaccine may solve cold storage challenges

New polio vaccine may solve cold storage challenges

Researchers at University of South Carolina (USC) have developed a polio vaccine that doesn’t need refrigeration. This development could go a long way in helping mankind finally eradicate the disease, as one of the reasons it continues to persist today is because …Continue reading

706,000 Pakistani children could fall prey to pneumonia by 2030, warns aid group

An analysis conducted by aid group Save the Children (STC) and Johns Hopkins University (JHU) has revealed that nearly 11 million children could fall prey to pneumonia by the year 2030, including 706,000 from Pakistan. Pneumonia is an acute respiratory infection that …Continue reading

Children with access to green spaces have lower stress hormones

A new study by researchers at the University of California, San Francisco, (UCSF) has found less stress hormones in children with access to green spaces, clean air, and quality grocery stores. The finding shows that simply living in a more desirable neighborhood …Continue reading

Games for Children With Special Needs

Nothing beats stress like playing video games. Be it arcade or virtual reality games, everyone enjoys playing them. Unfortunately, this is difficult for children with physical disabilities. GesDrive has created a Natural User Interface (NUI) to help physically impaired children play video …Continue reading

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