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Explained: What Is A Breakthrough Infection And How To Prevent Catching COVID-19 After Getting Fully Vaccinated

Explained: What Is A Breakthrough Infection And How To Prevent Catching COVID-19 After Getting Fully Vaccinated
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Even after getting vaccinated for COVID-19, one should still wear a mask in public, maintain social distance and wash hands frequently to reduce the chances of catching the coronavirus and passing it to others, say experts
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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-19 Led Disruption To Regular Immunisation Programme Has Caused 66% Increase In Unvaccinated Children In India: UNICEF

COVID-19 Led Disruption To Regular Immunisation Programme Has Caused 66% Increase In Unvaccinated Children In India: UNICEF
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According to a data compiled by UNICEF on immunisation of children against vaccine-preventable diseases, 1.7 crore children worldwide have not received even a single vaccine during 2020 because of COVID-19 led disruptions of health services
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Genome Sequencing Is Important To Track, Identify Variants And Control COVID-19 Pandemic: Epidemiologist Aditi Hazra

Genome Sequencing Is Important To Track, Identify Variants And Control COVID-19 Pandemic: Epidemiologist Aditi Hazra
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According to Dr Aditi Hazra, Associate Epidemiologist, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Assistant Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School, genome sequencing by countries help in keeping up with new variants
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Salute The COVID Heroes Who Selflessly Helped India Fight COVID-19

Salute The COVID Heroes Who Selflessly Helped India Fight COVID-19
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At the Banega Swasth India’s Saluting The COVID Heroes Townhall, Campaign Ambassador Amitabh Bachchan virtually met, acknowledged and congratulated some of the extraordinary COVID heroes who led by example and to help people in need
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Entire Adult Population In India Will Be Vaccinated Against COVID-19 By December: Dr NK Arora, Head, Expert Panel On Immunisation

Entire Adult Population In India Will Be Vaccinated Against COVID-19 By December: Dr NK Arora, Head, Expert Panel On Immunisation
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Amidst the rising concerns around the third wave of COVID-19, Dr NK Arora, Head, COVID-19 Working Group of National Technical Advisory Group on Immunisation tells NDTV that vaccination is the key to stop the transmission and a significant increase in the availability of vaccines is expected in August and September
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How Has COVID-19 Impacted Children? Experts Discuss At The Townhall

How Has COVID-19 Impacted Children? Experts Discuss At The Townhall
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Experts like Dr Randeep Guleria from AIIMS, Nobel Laureate Kailash Sathyarthi and Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist Dr Amit Sen joined Banega Swasth India’s 'Saluting The COVID Heroes' Townhall and discussed how COVID has affected India's children
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What Have We Learnt From The Second Wave Of COVID-19 To Help Us Mitigate The Third Wave?

What Have We Learnt From The Second Wave Of COVID-19 To Help Us Mitigate The Third Wave?
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At the Saluting The COVID Heroes Townhall, Dr Randeep Guleria, Dr VK Paul and Dr Sangita Reddy discussed the lessons learnt from the second wave of COVID-19 to avoid a third wave
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Amitabh Bachchan Salutes The COVID Heroes And Says Vaccine Hesitancy Must End

Amitabh Bachchan Salutes The COVID Heroes And Says Vaccine Hesitancy Must End
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Amitabh Bachchan also discussed his role in the government’s Polio vaccine campaign, and what can be learnt from that campaign to administer COVID vaccine
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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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Student Innovator From Pune Develops ‘Cool’ PPE Kits For The Frontline Warriors Of COVID-19

Student Innovator From Pune Develops ‘Cool’ PPE Kits For The Frontline Warriors Of COVID-19
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With an aim to help his doctor mother, 19-year-old Nihaal Singh Adarsh from Pune developed a PPE Kit ventilation system
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