Posts by: Aastha Ahuja

Aastha Ahuja

Understanding The Pace Of India’s COVID-19 Vaccination Drive

Understanding The Pace Of India’s COVID-19 Vaccination Drive
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36.35 per cent of the total population of over 121 crore people has received at least one dose of the COVID vaccine as of July 27
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Impact Of COVID-19 On The Mental Health Of Children And How Parents Can Help Them

Impact Of COVID-19 On The Mental Health Of Children And How Parents Can Help Them
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More children are showing signs of depression, anxiety, and post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) due to the COVID-19 pandemic and the restrictions, say experts
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Coronavirus Explained: All About Zydus Cadila’s Needle Free COVID-19 Vaccine, ZyCoV-D

Coronavirus Explained: All About Zydus Cadila’s Needle Free COVID-19 Vaccine, ZyCoV-D
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On July 1, Gujarat based pharmaceutical company Zydus Cadila applied to the Drug Controller General of India, seeking an emergency use license for its COVID vaccine ZyCov-D
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COVID Warrior From Bhopal Converts His Auto-Rickshaw Into Ambulance, Sells Wife’s Jewellery To Help People

COVID Warrior From Bhopal Converts His Auto-Rickshaw Into Ambulance, Sells Wife’s Jewellery To Help People
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Pained by the visuals of COVID patients and their families struggling to find ambulance and access medical treatment, 36-year-old Mohammad Javed Khan, an auto-rickshaw driver from Bhopal decided to help people
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Assam Woman Offers To Breastfeed Newborns Who Have Lost Their Mothers To COVID-19

Assam Woman Offers To Breastfeed Newborns Who Have Lost Their Mothers To COVID-19
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COVID warriors: Ronita Krishna Sharma Rekhi, mother of a four-month-old girl, has volunteered to breastfeed newborns in Guwahati who have either lost their mothers to COVID-19 or whose mothers have tested positive and are in isolation
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COVID Warrior: Meet 34-year-old US Returned Doctor Helping India Fight Against COVID-19 Pandemic

COVID Warrior: Meet 34-year-old US Returned Doctor Helping India Fight Against COVID-19 Pandemic
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Dr Harmandeep Singh Boparai is currently working with Doctors Without Borders at a 1000-bed COVID hospital in Mumbai, training doctors and nurses
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The Viral Video Boy From Dharamshala To Help Police Create Awareness About COVID-Appropriate Behaviour

The Viral Video Boy From Dharamshala To Help Police Create Awareness About COVID-Appropriate Behaviour
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On Tuesday (July 6), a video of a 5-year-old boy from Dharamshala, questioning people for not wearing a face mask in a market area, went viral on social media
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COVID Warriors: ‘Proyaax’, A 31-year-Old’s Initiative To Help COVID Patients In Home Isolation In Guwahati

COVID Warriors: ‘Proyaax’, A 31-year-Old’s Initiative To Help COVID Patients In Home Isolation In Guwahati
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Through the Proyaax campaign, COVID warriors are providing all the help people need when in home isolation. From home cooked meals, to assisting those in need by buying medicines and other essentials and getting them delivered to their doorsteps, these COVID heroes from Guwahati provide the healing touch
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COVID Warriors: 50-year-old Retired Commander Converts His Car Into Oxygen Tanker, Provides Free Cylinders And Refilling

COVID Warriors: 50-year-old Retired Commander Converts His Car Into Oxygen Tanker, Provides Free Cylinders And Refilling
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COVID warriors: Commander (retired) Rajiv Sardana along with his wife and two sons started free oxygen service in Delhi-NCR during the second wave of the pandemic in April
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“Where Is Your Mask?”, With A Stick In Hand, A Young Boy Calls Out People For Not Following COVID-19 Appropriate Behaviour In Dharamshala

“Where Is Your Mask?”, With A Stick In Hand, A Young Boy Calls Out People For Not Following COVID-19 Appropriate Behaviour In Dharamshala
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With a cloth mask on his face and a long bright yellow stick in one hand, a young boy pokes at the adults meandering carelessly in the bustling market area in Dharamshala without a face mask
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How To Manage The Rise In Skin And Hair Related Issues Post-COVID?

How To Manage The Rise In Skin And Hair Related Issues Post-COVID?
During COVID, a lot of people get a small rash that is barely visible; that rash results in skin shedding, explains Dr Sachin Dhawan, Senior Consultant Dermatologist, Fortis Hospital, Gurgaon and Co-founder, Skin n Smiles
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Understanding The Impact Of COVID-19 On Children And The Ways To Protect Them From Contracting The Disease

Understanding The Impact Of COVID-19 On Children And The Ways To Protect Them From Contracting The Disease
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Dr Manish Mannan, HOD, Paediatrics & Neonatology, Mother & Child Unit, Paras Hospitals explained the impact of COVID-19 on children and how can parents safeguard their kids from contracting the disease
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‘We Are All Grateful For The Contribution Of Doctors’, Says PM Modi On National Doctors’ Day

‘We Are All Grateful For The Contribution Of Doctors’, Says PM Modi On National Doctors’ Day
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National Doctors’ Day 2021: PM Modi shared an excerpt from a recent episode of his monthly radio address, "Mann ki Baat", where he remembered eminent physician Dr Bidhan Chandra Roy
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National Doctors’ Day 2021: Doctors On COVID Duty Recall The Horrifying Second Wave And Its Impact On Mental Health

National Doctors’ Day 2021: Doctors On COVID Duty Recall The Horrifying Second Wave And Its Impact On Mental Health
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On National Doctors’ Day 2021 that calls to ‘Save The Saviours’, NDTV speaks to multiple doctors to try to understand the challenges of working on the frontlines and its impact
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