Category: Health

Finland reports first case of ‘Mu’ variant of Covid-19, now in 40 countries
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Finland reports first case of ‘Mu’ variant of Covid-19, now in 40 countries

Garima Sansanwal- September 19, 2021

Finland reported the first case of the Mu coronavirus, which was classified as an option of interest to the World Health Organization (WHO) last month. ... Read More

India’s Covid numbers fall after days with 30,772 cases, active count at 0.99%
Health

India’s Covid numbers fall after days with 30,772 cases, active count at 0.99%

Garima Sansanwal- September 19, 2021

The number of Covid19 in India has dropped sharply, and 30,772 newcomers have tested positive for the viral disease in the past 24 hours. This ... Read More

Dr VK Paul says, Plans afoot to add ZyCoV-D Covid-19 vaccine to national vaccination programme
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Dr VK Paul says, Plans afoot to add ZyCoV-D Covid-19 vaccine to national vaccination programme

Garima Sansanwal- September 14, 2021

With more than 750 million COVID19 vaccine doses that have previously been administered in the country, experts intend to include the Zycovd vaccine in the ... Read More

Health dept teams rush to Haryana’s Chilli village after several children die due to high fever
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Health dept teams rush to Haryana’s Chilli village after several children die due to high fever

Garima Sansanwal- September 14, 2021

The health department teams were posted on Monday to Chili village in the city of Palwal after various children became ill, and death was reported ... Read More

Health Minister Says One Dose Almost as Good as Two To Shield Against Death by COVID
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Health Minister Says One Dose Almost as Good as Two To Shield Against Death by COVID

Garima Sansanwal- September 10, 2021

On September 9, the EU health ministry said both single and double-dose vaccinations protect against death from COVID19 almost equally. Specifically, as reported by the ... Read More

No RT-PCR Test Report Required For Fully Vaccinated Tourists travelling to Goa and Kerala
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No RT-PCR Test Report Required For Fully Vaccinated Tourists travelling to Goa and Kerala

Garima Sansanwal- September 8, 2021

In a recent travel update, the Bombay High Court for Orphans has made RT PCR tests that do not provide audio and allow fully vaccinated ... Read More

Birth control: Myths around contraceptive pills busted!
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Birth control: Myths around contraceptive pills busted!

Garima Sansanwal- September 8, 2021

Women, are you taking birth control pills to delay pregnancy? Don't know how they work? Worried about its side effects? Do you have any questions ... Read More