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Why do we have different blood types?

As a kid when I felt down, my mother used to say “Cheer up kid, after all, you are a B +ve. And I used to think that all the positive people in the world had B+ve blood group and all the pessimists had B –ve. I stuck on to that idea for quite a while before realizing how silly it was. Later in my science classes, I learned the types of the proteins and sugars, inherited from our parents, which determine our blood group. These sugars found (or expressed) on the surface of red blood cells define blood types

Important points to Consider while Selecting School for your child

“Schooling is the first step taken towards being independent’’. Sending your child to a right school is the basic requisite for all parents. Let us see how you can narrow down to the best available option for your child. Gather information about different schools from school’s websites, reports in local newspaper, online reviews / testimonials, family and friends opinion etc… Along with the schools curricula and philosophy, you will want to know about school policies and services, including sports or other co- curricular activities and extra-curricular activities. Whether the school caters individual attention? Will the school provide opportunities for children