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5 Eye-opening Reasons Not to Study Pharmacy

Pharmacy isn’t initially what people think of when planning what they want to spend the rest of their lives doing, however due to advice such as “you will have a secure job right out of university”, many students are led to believe pharmacy is their

5 great reasons to study biomedical science degree

5 Great Reasons to Study a Biomedical science degree

Every degree comes with it’s own set of benefits and shortcomings. These are often greatly influenced by where you choose to study your degree and to what level. For the most part dedicating 3-5 years of your life to learning about a particular subject will

5 clear-cut reasons not to study biomedical sciences

5 Clear-Cut Reasons Not to Study Biomedical Science

Biomedical science is taught in about 90 UK universities. It focuses on giving students experience in a lab whilst still providing background knowledge of the biology behind the inner workings of the human body. This includes learning in detail about the cause of human disease,

primary and secondary haemostasis

Haemostasis is the process of changing blood from a fluid to a solid state to reduce blood loss after vessel injury. Haemostasis also involves maintaining blood in a fluid state when there is no injury. Haemostatic balance is maintained by regulating levels of procoagulants which

Diseases and disorder that cause jaundice

What is jaundice? Jaundice is the yellow discolouration that can be seen in the skin and the sclera of the eyes when there is accumulation of bilirubin in tissue. Bilirubin is a chemical that is formed from the removal and breakdown of old red cells