World Immunization Week 2020: Everything You Need To Know About Vaccines
World Immunization Week is celebrated in the last week of April (24 to 30 April). Its main objective is to encourage the use of vaccines to protect...
Irrfan Khan Passes Away Of Colon Infection: Know Its Causes, Symptoms, Diagnosis And Treatment
Acclaimed actor Irrfan Khan passed away on the morning of April 29 after a battle with colon infection. In 2018, he had announced that he had...
COVID-19: Warning signs! Why West Bengal, Bihar and Jharkhand are the states to watch
West Bengal seems to be following the Maharashtra numbers with a three week lag. West Bengal also has the highest rate of doubling Covid-19 cases...
COVID-19: Kerala institute gets ICMR approval for testing plant-based cure; details
The institute has been working on a project to test the anti-viral properties of medicinal plants found along the Western Ghats. During the...
Europe still ‘in the grip’ of coronavirus pandemic, warns WHO
Dr. Hans Kluge noted a reduction of cases in the region thanks to social distancing measures, adding: “We must monitor this positive development...
USAID to provide additional assistance worth $3 million to India to fight COVID-19
In coordination with the Government of India, USAID is providing these funds to the Partnerships for Affordable Healthcare Access and Longevity...
India has ‘gone quite ahead’ to win war against COVID-19, says Health Minister Harsh Vardhan
Talking about India's preparations and their results, the minister said, "We have gone quite ahead towards winning this war against COVID-19."
Month of May could be ‘make or break’ for COVID-19 fight, say medical experts
As the May 3 deadline for the lockdown nears, medical experts feel the next month can be "make or break" for the fight against COVID-19.
Sugary drinks can increase risk of heart disease
Factors that promote insulin resistance or worsen glucose tolerance are most likely to raise the risk of mortality related to cardiovascular...
IIT-Kanpur develops Coronavirus COVID 19 killer reusable N95, N99 masks! Read features
Coronavirus, COVID 19 India: IIT-Kanpur's advanced N95 and N99 masks have three filters. The reusable masks produced by IIT-Kanpur also have a...
Covid-19: Over 3.25 lakh people using Janaushadhi Sugam app to access Janaushadhi Kendras
This app also allows people tosearch the availability of affordable generic medicines along with their price at the nearby Janaushadhi Kendra,the...
Ebola drug Remdesivir shows no positive impact on Covid-19 patients: Lancet study
The Lancet's study shows that Remdesivir, the drug used for the treatment of Ebola virus, has not shown any positive results on COVID-19 patients.