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COVID-19 Explained: How Can Winter Season Impact India’s Current Declining COVID Trend?
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COVID-19 Explained: How Can Winter Season Impact India’s Current Declining COVID Trend?

Dr Randeep Guleria, the Director of All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), says that despite the downward trend in COVID-19 cases, it is important to sustain this in the coming festive season and winter months ...
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One Of The Puzzle Of COVID-19 Is The Large Proportion Of People Who Are Asymptomatic: Dr Vincent Rajkumar of Blood Cancer Journal
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One Of The Puzzles Of COVID-19 Is The Large Proportion Of People Who Are Asymptomatic: Dr Vincent Rajkumar Of Blood Cancer Journal

While most COVID-19 cases in India remain asymptomatic, here’s what Dr Vincent Rajkumar, editor-in-chief of Blood Cancer Journal thinks about the prevalence of asymptomatic coronavirus patients in India ...
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Coronavirus Explainer: What Is COVAX Initiative?
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Coronavirus Explainer: What Is COVAX Initiative?

COVAX initiative aims to ensure global access to vaccines against the novel coronavirus by helping buy and distribute vaccination shots fairly around the world ...
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Coronavirus Explained: What Are The Phases In The Clinical Trials Of The COVID-19 Vaccine?
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Coronavirus Explained: What Are The Phases In The Clinical Trials Of The COVID-19 Vaccine?

The world awaits a safe and effective vaccine that can help put an end to the COVID-19 pandemic, here are the different phases of clinical trials the vaccine has to clear before being available for public use ...
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A COVID-19 Delhi Patient Explains How He Fought Coronavirus From Home Along With His Family
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A COVID-19 Delhi Patient Explains How He Fought Coronavirus From Home Along With His Family 

NDTV speaks with a COVID-19 patient to know about the best practices that one should be following when on home isolation  ...
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Coronavirus Explainer: What We Know About Asymptomatic COVID-19 Infections So Far?
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Coronavirus Explainer: What We Know About Asymptomatic COVID-19 Infections So Far?

As India’s coronavirus caseload increases and various sero survey results indicate, the bulk of COVID-19 cases in India are asymptomatic and this is making containing the spread a challenge ...
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India Overtakes Brazil To Become Second Worst-Hit Country From COVID-19 Pandemic In The World, What Is Behind This Surge
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India Overtakes Brazil To Become Second Worst-Hit Country From COVID-19 Pandemic In The World, What Is The Reason Behind This Surge

As India's coronavirus cases increase on a daily basis, NDTV speaks to experts to know more about the surge and the road ahead ...
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COVID-19 Outbreak Explained: What Is Coronavirus Mutation And What Are The Dangers?
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COVID-19 Outbreak Explained: What Is Coronavirus Mutation And What Are The Dangers?

As the coronavirus causing COVID-19 mutates, experts explain what is mutation and its likely impact ...
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Coronavirus Outbreak Explained: How To Care For A COVID-19 Patient Safely At Home?
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Coronavirus Outbreak Explained: How To Care For A COVID-19 Patient Safely At Home?

Here are some recommendations from experts on how to take care of a COVID-19 positive patient at home while keeping oneself safe ...
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Explainer: Reaching Herd Immunity In A Viral Pandemic
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Explainer: Reaching Herd Immunity In A Viral Pandemic

As per the experts, there are two pathways to herd immunity - natural infection, when a large number of people have had a disease and recovered; or vaccination, which can provide widespread immunity faster and more reliably ...
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Coronavirus Outbreak Explained: Air Conditioners That Recirculate Indoor Air May Increase The Risk Of COVID-19 Transmission, Say Experts
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Coronavirus Outbreak Explained: Air Conditioners That Recirculate Indoor Air May Increase The Risk Of COVID-19 Transmission, Say Experts

According to experts, COVID-19 has been acknowledged as airborne by WHO which implies that such air conditioning systems that are recirculating the indoor air may spread coronavirus among users even when they are practising social distancing ...
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COVID-19 Recoveries 3.5 Times More Than Active Cases In India
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Coronavirus Outbreak Explained: Here’s India’s Current COVID-19 Status, Using The ‘R’ Rate Method

The 'R' or the Reproduction Rate is a measure of how many people are infected by one infected person; where a declining R rate means the spread of COVID-19 is reducing and an upward trend in the R rate means the spread is increasing ...
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