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To Tackle COVID-19 Crisis In Maharashtra and Delhi, Anand Mahindra Launches 'Oxygen On Wheels' Initiative

To Tackle COVID-19 Crisis In Maharashtra and Delhi, Anand Mahindra Launches 'Oxygen On Wheels' Initiative
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The Mahindra group chairman Anand Mahindra rolled out the 'Oxygen on Wheels' initiative to tackle oxygen shortage crisis in Maharashtra and Delhi
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World Hand Hygiene Day: WHO Expert Answers Questions About The Link Between Clean Hands And Health

World Hand Hygiene Day: WHO Expert Answers Questions About The Link Between Clean Hands And Health
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Professor Benedetta Allegranzi, Technical Lead, Infection prevention and control (IPC) department, WHO answers some common questions around hand hygiene and how clean hands can save lives
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World Hand Hygiene Day: Wash Your Hands Regularly And Prevent These Diseases From Spreading

World Hand Hygiene Day: Wash Your Hands Regularly And Prevent These Diseases From Spreading
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According to the World Health Organisation, maintaining hand hygiene is one of the effective ways in preventing diseases like COVID-19, common cold, diarrhoea among others
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World Hand Hygiene Day: The Day Dedicated To The Importance Of Hand Hygiene In Health Care And To Remind That Clean Hands Save Lives

World Hand Hygiene Day: The Day Dedicated To The Importance Of Hand Hygiene In Health Care And To Remind That Clean Hands Save Lives
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May 5 is celebrated as World Hand Hygiene Day with an aim to promote the need for proper handwashing to health workers around the world and to bring people together in support of hand hygiene improvement globally
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‘The Early Years- A Window of Opportunity’: A Photo And Art Exhibition That Highlights The Importance Of First 1,000 Days Of A Child’s Life

‘The Early Years- A Window of Opportunity’: A Photo And Art Exhibition That Highlights The Importance Of First 1,000 Days Of A Child’s Life
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According to experts, care and nutrition received by the mother and her child during the first 1,000 days (from conception to the second birthday of the child) can play a vital role in shaping a healthier future. Virtual exhibition ‘The Early Years: A Window of Opportunity’ aims to raise awareness about this critical period through photos and art
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What Are The Learnings From The Pandemic That Can Help In Restoring Our Earth, Experts Speak

What Are The Learnings From The Pandemic That Can Help In Restoring Our Earth, Experts Speak
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Experts and environmentalists weigh in on  the learnings from the pandemic in the last one year and the linkages with the environment that are crucial to save the planet
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Discrimination And Barriers Make Access To Quality Healthcare A Challenge For Many Transgenders

Discrimination And Barriers Make Access To Quality Healthcare A Challenge For Many Transgenders
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Transgender individuals have specific healthcare needs; however, they face multiple obstacles to accessing quality health care ranging from social stigma and discrimination to lack of awareness and inferior services
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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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Coronavirus Crisis: Cricketers Urge Fans To Follow Guidelines On COVID-19 And Stay Safe Amid The Surging Cases

Coronavirus Crisis: Cricketers Urge Fans To Follow Guidelines On COVID-19 And Stay Safe Amid The Surging Cases
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Cricketers took to social media to urge their fans to not become complacent and contribute in the fight against COVID-19 pandemic in every way possible
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"No Need To Panic": AIIMS Chief, Top Doctors Clear Doubts About India’s COVID Surge

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Amidst rise in COVID-19 cases, top doctors say there is no need to panic and urge citizens to follow coronavirus appropriate behaviour at all times, mask up properly and avoid panicking
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COVID-19 Emergency: Madhuri Dixit, Bhumi Pednekar And Gul Panag Urge People To Stay At Home & Mask Up

COVID-19 Emergency: Madhuri Dixit, Bhumi Pednekar And Gul Panag Urge People To Stay At Home & Mask Up
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As India fights the deadly second wave, actors like Bhumi Pednekar, Madhuri Dixit and Gul Panag took to their social media to urge people to stay at home as much as possible and when stepping out mask up correctly
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COVID-19: Testing Negative But Still Have Symptoms? Here’s What You Need To Know

COVID-19: Testing Negative But Still Have Symptoms? Here’s What You Need To Know
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Some reports suggest that the novel coronavirus is escaping detection in the RT-PCR testing method, and even people having symptoms test negative for the virus, here's why
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