Start Date: Thu, 10 Oct 2013
The All Muslim Medical Association (AMMA) is a newly formed organization dedicated towards the advancement of medicine and providing service to the Muslim community as a whole, and aims to maintain inclusivity to all Muslims in its activities. The AMMA is currently comprised of a diverse group of individuals, ranging from medical students, resident physicians and attending physicians of varying ethnicities.
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|AUTISM Autism is a disorder of neural development characterized by impaired social interaction and communication, and by restricted and repetitive behavior. These signs all begin before a child is three years old. Autism affects information processing in the brain by altering how nerve|