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Some COVID-19 'Long Haulers' Experience Lasting Skin Problems, States A New Analysis

Some COVID-19 ‘Long Haulers’ Experience Lasting Skin Problems, States A New Analysis

Investigators at Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) have defined long haulers as anyone with skin symptoms of COVID-19 that persisted for at least 60 days ...
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With Rise In COVID-19 Cases In Delhi, Health Minister Satyendar Jain Hints At The Possibility Of The Third Wave

With Rise In COVID-19 Cases In Delhi, Health Minister Satyendar Jain Hints At The Possibility Of The Third Wave

Talking about the rise in COVID-19 cases in Delhi, Health Minister Satyendar Jain said that it is too early to call it a third wave but there is a possibility ...
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Study Measures Effectiveness Of Different Face Mask Materials When Coughing

Study Measures Effectiveness Of Different Face Mask Materials When Coughing

Researchers from the University of Cambridge and Northwestern University tested the effectiveness of different fabrics at filtering particles between 0.02 and 0.1 micrometres - about the size of most viruses - at high speeds, comparable to coughing or heavy breathing ...
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Kochi Based Medical Devices Maker Launches New COVID-19 Testing Kit Claimed To Be More Accurate Than RT-PCR Test

Kochi Based Medical Devices Maker Launches New COVID-19 Testing Kit Claimed To Be More Accurate Than RT-PCR Test

Agappe Diagnostics Ltd, a Kochi-based medical devices manufacturer, will launch a new COVID-19 test kit based on RT-LAMP (Reverse Transcription Loop-mediated Isothermal Amplification) technology on November 10 ...
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Centre Introduces New Law Through Ordinance To Tackle Air Pollution In Delhi-NCR

Centre Introduces New Law Through Ordinance To Tackle Air Pollution In Delhi-NCR

According to the ordinance on combating air pollution, any non-compliance of any provisions/rules or order/direction under the new law will be an offence punishable with a jail term up to five years or with a fine up to Rs. 1 crore or with both ...
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Two Out Of Five Srinagar Residents Have COVID-19 Antibodies, Sero-Survey Shows

Two Out Of Five Srinagar Residents Have COVID-19 Antibodies, Sero-Survey Shows

According to a study conducted by the Government Medical College Srinagar, over 40 per cent of the 2,400 persons tested negative for COVID-19 but had developed antibodies ...
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Children Can Be COVID-19 Spreaders, Rather Than Super-Spreaders: Indian Council Of Medical Research

Children Can Be COVID-19 Spreaders, Rather Than Super-Spreaders: Indian Council Of Medical Research

Indian Council of Medical Research’s Director General Balram Bhargava said that in India, only 8 per cent children below the age of 17 years have tested COVID-19 positive ...
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Delhi CM Launches ‘Green Delhi' App To Increase Citizen Participation In The Fight Against Air Pollution

Delhi CM Launches ‘Green Delhi’ App To Increase Citizen Participation In The Fight Against Air Pollution

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal launched ‘Green Delhi’ mobile application that enables users to file complaints related to pollution causing activities ...
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Meet 87-Year-Old Doctor Who Travels 15 Km Every Day To Treat Villagers In Maharashtra's Chandrapur Amidst COVID-19 Pandemic

Meet 87-Year-Old Doctor Who Travels 15 Km Every Day To Treat Villagers In Maharashtra’s Chandrapur Amidst COVID-19 Pandemic

While COVID-19 has affected the healthcare facilities immensely, an 87-year old doctor from Chandrapur, Maharashtra continued braving the pandemic to reach his patients on a bicycle and provide them treatment ...
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Exclusive: Serum Institute's Adar Poonawalla On The Status of Coronavirus Vaccine ‘Covishield’, Its Pricing And More

Exclusive: Serum Institute’s Adar Poonawalla On The Status of Coronavirus Vaccine ‘Covishield’, Its Pricing And More

The Serum Institute of India (SII) has partnered with AstraZeneca to conduct the trials AND manufacture Coronavirus vaccine ‘Covishield’ ...
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Over One Third People In Tamil Nadu Don't Wear Masks, Says Chief Minister

Over One Third People In Tamil Nadu Don’t Wear Masks, Says Chief Minister

According to Tamil Nadu Chief Minister K Palaniswami, due to the lack of awareness, people in state are not complying with safety measures to protect themselves from COVID-19 ...
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Air Pollution Leads To An Increase In COVID Deaths, According To Harvard University Study, Experts Say ’Pollution Can Hinder Country’s COVID Fight’

Air Pollution Leads To An Increase In COVID Deaths, According To Harvard University Study, Experts Say ’Pollution Can Hinder Country’s COVID Fight’

A new Harvard report explains how exposure to air pollution leads to an increase in COVID-19 deaths. NDTV speaks with experts to understand the co-relation and how air pollution can affect India’s fight against coronavirus ...
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