Posts by: Aastha Ahuja

Aastha Ahuja

How To Safely Vaccinate Children During COVID-19 Pandemic

How To Safely Vaccinate Children During COVID-19 Pandemic
World Immunization Day 2020: The 12 vaccines administered under Universal Immunisation Programme are some of the most crucial vaccines and should not be missed due to COVID, say experts and recommend these precautions
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70-year-old Obstetrician And A General Practitioner From Karnataka Succumbed To COVID-19 Infection In The Line Of Duty

70-year-old Obstetrician And A General Practitioner From Karnataka Succumbed To COVID-19 Infection In The Line Of Duty
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70-year-old, Dr Jagadish Rai, an obstetrician and a general practitioner working in a small town in coastal Karnataka for the last 40 years, contracted COVID-19 in the line of duty
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Wash On Wheels: With Indigenous Handwashing Unit WaterAid India Is Promoting Hand Hygiene In Uttar Pradesh

Wash On Wheels: With Indigenous Handwashing Unit WaterAid India Is Promoting Hand Hygiene In Uttar Pradesh
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In an attempt to promote handwashing and hygiene amid COVID-19, WaterAid India, a non-governmental organisation designed a handwashing unit that can be mounted on auto-rickshaws and e-rickshaws and initiated a campaign called ‘Wash On Wheels’
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Since Coronavirus Induced Lockdown Pune Based NGO Has Supported 6 Lakh People With Ration And Hygiene Kit

Since Coronavirus Induced Lockdown Pune Based NGO Has Supported 6 Lakh People With Ration And Hygiene Kit
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COVID warriors: Spherule Foundation, a Pune based non-governmental organisation (NGO) has been distributing dry ration and hygiene kits to people in Maharashtra, Haryana, Delhi and Odisha
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AIIMS Director On COVID-19 Spike In Delhi And How Air Pollution Increases The Number And Severity Of Cases

AIIMS Director On COVID-19 Spike In Delhi And How Air Pollution Increases The Number And Severity Of Cases
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AIIMS Director Dr Randeep Guleria talks about a spike in COVID-19 cases in Delhi, the link between air pollution and COVID and the need for citizen moment
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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
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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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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
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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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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
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The Serum Institute of India (SII) has partnered with AstraZeneca to conduct the trials AND manufacture Coronavirus vaccine ‘Covishield’
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COVID Warrior Travels From Vishakhapatnam To Mumbai With Her Newborn To Contribute To The Fight Against COVID-19

COVID Warrior Travels From Vishakhapatnam To Mumbai With Her Newborn To Contribute To The Fight Against COVID-19
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Chandini Mulukutla who works as Infection Prevention Control Nurse at Wockhardt Hospital in Mumbai, travelled from Vishakhapatnam during lockdown to join COVID duty post her maternity leave
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Air Pollution Rises In Delhi-NCR, Gurugram Citizens Call For Action Against Waste Burning And Tackle It Like COVID-19

Air Pollution Rises In Delhi-NCR, Gurugram Citizens Call For Action Against Waste Burning And Tackle It Like COVID-19
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According to health experts, tackling the issue of waste burning is even more pivotal now given the fact the nation is battling a coronavirus pandemic and both COVID-19 and air pollution essentially target respiratory system and lungs
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World Food Day 2020: We Need To Find A Way Where We Produce Food For Ourselves And Also Save Nature, Says World Food Programme India Director

World Food Day 2020: We Need To Find A Way Where We Produce Food For Ourselves And Also Save Nature, Says World Food Programme India Director
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On World Food Day 2020, in an exclusive interview, Bishow Parajuli, UN WFP Representative and Country Director In India says that India is a big country and is a great example compared to other countries but it needs to work on three areas – reducing food loss; ensuring continuous diversification in food intake; supporting farmers in adapting to climate change
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Global Handwashing Day: Five Easy Ways To Promote Handwashing Habit In Children

Global Handwashing Day: Five Easy Ways To Promote Handwashing Habit In Children
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Global Handwashing Day 2020: Experts suggest five easy ways to inculcate handwashing, a crucial habit during the Coronavirus pandemic, among children
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A COVID Warrior Shares Her Experience Of Working In A Critical Care Unit During The Pandemic

A COVID Warrior Shares Her Experience Of Working In A Critical Care Unit During The Pandemic
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Meet 39-year-old Dr Swarnapali Maity, working during the Coronavirus pandemic as a Senior Medical Officer in the critical care unit of Fortis Hospital, Kolkata
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How Can We Sustain The Environmental Gains Made During COVID-19 Induced Lockdown? Experts Answer At #SwasthyaMantra Telethon

How Can We Sustain The Environmental Gains Made During COVID-19 Induced Lockdown? Experts Answer At #SwasthyaMantra Telethon
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At NDTV-Dettol Banega Swasth India’s 12-hour #SwasthyaMantra telethon, experts discussed the impact of COVID-19 on environment and how we can sustain the environmental gains
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