International Covid relief supplies being dispatched to states
Allocations were being made on the basis of a priority list based on current active cases, case fatality ratio and resource crunch.
Cadila eyes nod for its vaccine by June
Zydus would have advantage over its competitors if its Covid-19 vaccine works for children as the number of children testing positive for Covid-19...
Tamil Nadu govt to bear Covid treatment expenses of public in private hospitals
In the pre-poll campaign, the DMK had promised Rs 4,000 for rice ration card holders to aid people affected due to the pandemic and help them with...
IIT-M researchers develop blockchain-based healthcare info system for mobile apps
The BlockTrack innovation is now protected through a provisional IP filed with the Indian Patent Office, said a release by IIT-M.
Akshaya Tritiya 2021: Surprising Benefits Of Gold For Your Health And Beauty
Akshaya Tritiya is an annual festival of the Hindus and Jains. The festival date varies and is set according to the lunisolar Hindu calendar and...
Mango Vs Litchi: Who Is The Winner Of The Best Summer Fruit?
Summer is the season of mango and litchi. While mango is still holding its crown "king of fruits" due to its satisfying yellow pulp, litchi is...
Covid-19: Basic difference between oxygen concentrator and oxygen cylinder, their usage — Explained
The doctor emphasized that oxygen concentrators are not best suited for those suffering from severe comorbidities and complications.
Oxygen shortage: Oxygen concentrator demand shoots up, check price, type, how to operate
Patients whose oxygen level has dropped below 94% and is within the 88-92 % range can sustain themselves with the help of Oxygen concentrators.
Coronavirus 3rd wave inevitable; home isolation, face mask, physical distance only solution: Health experts
Dr Harsh Mahajan, founder of Mahajan Imaging said that there will definitely be a third wave of the virus in the country and face masks and...
Coronavirus in Kerala: How Ernakulam COVID-19 war-room helps patients find hospitals, oxygen supply
While the centralised facility to shift patients from home isolation to hospitals has been in operation since May last year, a separate war-room to...
Mt Everest climbers test positive for coronavirus! No COVID-19 testing facility at base camp clinic
Coronavirus is everywhere and even the world’s highest peak was not spared. People climbing the world’s highest peak are now being tested positive...
Dominance of UK and Maharashtra Covid-19 variant behind Karnataka surge, finds study
The findings were revealed in the genome sequencing analysis done by the Department of Virology at Nimhans which is one of the 10 labs in the...