Namaste is my first Nepali word. I first heard it when we arrived at the small airport in Kathmandu and a woman in front of us greeted the immigration officer by putting her two palms together as if in prayer and saying “namaste.” 883 more words
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Dreadfully boring. I find it really difficult to write about the goings on in my life when the goings on consist of mindlessly obsessing over The Sims 4 and eating copious amounts of Ice Cream (Hey, free ice cream for a year, it needs to get eaten some time right?), But today was eventful, well this whole week and a bit really… 725 more words
Herd immunity/community immunity: when enough people are immune to a disease, that disease will not spread through the population. 131 more words
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During the last days, many parents came at our clinic with a note from their children’s school, signed by the Dubai Health Authority, asking for their consent to administer an extra dose of oral polio vaccine to their children, regardless of their immunization status. 1,058 more words