Upper Respiratory System and Lower Respiratory System: Upper vs Lower Respiratory Tract Infections

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Upper Respiratory System vs. Lower Respiratory System There are two parts to our respiratory system: 1) the upper respiratory system and 2) the lower respiratory system. We will explain the differences between the upper and lower respiratory system and the differences between upper respiratory tract infections and lower respiratory tract infections.…

Kwashiorkor vs Marasmus: What is the difference between Kwashiorkor and Marasmus?

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USMLE Protein-Energy Malnutrition diseases: Kwashiorkor vs Marasmus KWASHIOrKOR vs MARASMUS 1. Causes of Kwashiorkor vs Marasmus Daily, our body needs energy in the form of calories from food and water to function adequately. Our bodies also need certain amount of nutrients every day to function properly and maintain our health. Nutrients…