Posts by: Aastha Ahuja

Aastha Ahuja

COVID-19 Vaccine FAQs: Should Women Avoid COVID Vaccine During Periods? How To Use A Pulse Oximeter?

COVID-19 Vaccine FAQs: Should Women Avoid COVID Vaccine During Periods? How To Use A Pulse Oximeter?
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Ahead of the third phase of India’s coronavirus vaccination drive set to begin on May 1, numerous myths and rumours have started doing the rounds on the internet here are some common questions answered
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COVID Vaccination: Dos And Don’ts To Remember As Vaccines Rollout For All Adults From May 1

COVID Vaccination: Dos And Don’ts To Remember As Vaccines Rollout For All Adults From May 1
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COVID-19 vaccination for everyone above the age of 18 will open from May 1, here are a few things to know about the vaccine, and things to follow before and after COVID vaccination
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Second Wave Of Coronavirus: Countries Promise Medical Support To India Amid Rising COVID-19 Cases

Second Wave Of Coronavirus: Countries Promise Medical Support To India Amid Rising COVID-19 Cases
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Amid a massive surge in COVID-19 cases in the country and the healthcare system struggling to cope up with the situation, various countries including the UK and US have extended their support to India
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Langar Sewa At The Doorstep? The Sikh Community Shows The Way As It Provides Food To COVID-19 Patients At Home

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Delhi Sikh Gurdwara Management Committee (DSGMC) is providing cooked meals to 4,000 COVID-19 patients quarantined at home
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Wear A Double Mask, Ensure Cross Ventilation: Experts On Ways To Eliminate Airborne Transmission Of COVID-19

Wear A Double Mask, Ensure Cross Ventilation: Experts On Ways To Eliminate Airborne Transmission Of COVID-19
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Reducing the airborne transmission of coronavirus requires measures to avoid inhalation of infectious aerosols, ensuring good ventilation, and use of masks whenever indoors, states The Lancet
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A Forest Officer From Jharkhand Comes Up With An Idea To Stop Forest Fires, Illegal Tree Felling And Creates Jobs

A Forest Officer From Jharkhand Comes Up With An Idea To Stop Forest Fires, Illegal Tree Felling And Creates Jobs
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In Jharkhand, dry fallen leaves act as fuel for forest fires but IFS officer Vikash Ujjwal has found a way out – converting leaves into briquettes with the help of locals
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Google Earth’s ‘Timelapse’ Reflects The Effects Of Climate Change Over The Past 37 Years

Google Earth’s ‘Timelapse’ Reflects The Effects Of Climate Change Over The Past 37 Years
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Google Earth’s ‘timelapse’ is here to show the impact of climate change and planetary changes from 1984 to 2020
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COVID Vaccine Equity: Where Does India Stand And How Can We Tackle Global Inequity Amid Rising Coronavirus Cases

COVID Vaccine Equity: Where Does India Stand And How Can We Tackle Global Inequity Amid Rising Coronavirus Cases
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To ensure everyone in the world has access to COVID vaccines, in April 2020, the WHO, Gavi Vaccine Alliance and the Coalition for Epidemic Preparedness Innovations (CEPI) had launched COVAX
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World Health Day 2021: From Madhuri Dixit, Kajol To Shilpa Shetty, Celebrities Urge To Pledge For Healthy Lifestyle

World Health Day 2021: From Madhuri Dixit, Kajol To Shilpa Shetty, Celebrities Urge To Pledge For Healthy Lifestyle
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World Health Day 2021: Celebrities remind their fans how important it is to stay healthy, both physically and mentally especially during the COVID-19 pandemic; ask to mask up and take all precautions
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Coronavirus Pandemic: Bollywood Celebrities Who Have Tested Positive For COVID-19

Coronavirus Pandemic: Bollywood Celebrities Who Have Tested Positive For COVID-19
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Here are some of the Bollywood celebrities who have tested positive for COVID-19 since the pandemic began
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Administer 5-10 Million COVID Vaccine Doses Per Day, Do Genomic Surveillance For Variants: Expert On COVID In India

Administer 5-10 Million COVID Vaccine Doses Per Day, Do Genomic Surveillance For Variants: Expert On COVID In India
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To control the coronavirus pandemic in India, Professor Bhramar Mukherjee of the University Of Michigan, has called to increase the coverage of COVID vaccination
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Holi 2021: Experts Recommend Against Celebrating Holi During COVID-19, Call To Stay Home

Holi 2021: Experts Recommend Against Celebrating Holi During COVID-19, Call To Stay Home
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Holi 2021: Experts believe that celebrating festivals, especially one like Holi, for which people gather, smear each other in colours and party, can result in a further increase in the COVID-19 cases
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Holi 2021: States And Union Territories Restrict Holi Celebrations Following A Rise In COVID-19 Cases

Holi 2021: States And Union Territories Restrict Holi Celebrations Following A Rise In COVID-19 Cases
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Holi 2021: The central government has advised states and Union Territories (UTs) to impose restrictions in public observance of upcoming festivals and limit or do away with mass gatherings under the Disaster Management Act, 2005
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Mutations Are Not Riding The Current Surge Of COVID-19 In India: Dr VK Paul, NITI Aayog

Mutations Are Not Riding The Current Surge Of COVID-19 In India: Dr VK Paul, NITI Aayog
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According to the experts, mutations in viruses including Novel Coronavirus are very common and not all mutations need attention as they do not make the virus more transmissible or infectious
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