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Coronavirus Vaccine Explainer: How Effective Is Novavax Vaccine? When Will It Be Launched In India?
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Coronavirus Vaccine Explainer: How Effective Is Novavax Vaccine? When Will It Be Launched In India?

Is world about to get its fourth vaccine against coronavirus - US firm Novavax? The interim data shared by the company recently suggested 95.6 per cent efficacy against the original coronavirus and 85.6 per cent efficacy against the more recent UK variant in a phase 3 clinical trial in the United Kingdom ...
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COVID Tongue: Here’s All You Need To Know About The Latest Coronavirus Symptom
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COVID Tongue: Here’s All You Need To Know About The Latest Coronavirus Symptom

A British researcher, Tim Spector says some patients have reported developing painful mouth ulcers or rashes on their tongues, he has dubbed it as "COVID tongue” ...
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Vaccine Explainer: How Does Immunisation Protect Against A Disease?
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Vaccine Explainer: How Does Immunisation Protect Against A Disease?

Here’s all you need to know about the role of a vaccine in disease prevention and how it protects an individual from contracting an infection ...
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Vaccine Hesitancy: What It Means And How We Can Tackle It, Experts Explain
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Vaccine Hesitancy: What It Means And How We Can Tackle It, Experts Explain

How can India fight vaccination hesitancy? After the pandemic, the next big challenge for the country is to tackle - infodemic? Experts explain ...
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Coronavirus Explainer: What Are Adverse Events Post COVID-19 Immunisation
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Coronavirus Explainer: What Are Adverse Events Post COVID-19 Immunisation

India kick-started the Vaccination drive against COVID-19 from January 16 and till January 17, the country had immunised approximately 2.24 lakh people ...
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Coronavirus Outbreak Explained: What Is mRNA COVID-19 Vaccine Technology Used By Pfizer-BioNTech And Moderna?
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Coronavirus Outbreak Explained: What Is mRNA COVID-19 Vaccine Technology Used By Pfizer-BioNTech And Moderna?

Pfizer-BioNTech’s COVID-19 vaccine BNT162b2 and Moderna’s mRNA-1273 are mRNA (messenger-RNA) vaccines developed in the fight against COVID-19 pandemic ...
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COVID-19 Outbreak Explained: Can COVID-19 Vaccines Fight Against Virus Mutations?
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COVID-19 Outbreak Explained: Can COVID-19 Vaccines Fight Against Virus Mutations?

Though the mutant strains of the Coronavirus tend to spread faster and be more infectious, they do not seem to cause more severe illness or a higher death rate ...
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India’s COVID-19 Vaccination Programme Explained: What Is Co-WIN Vaccine Delivery Management System, All You Need To Know
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India’s COVID-19 Vaccination Programme Explained: What Is Co-WIN Vaccine Delivery Management System, All You Need To Know

According to the Government of India, Co-WIN has been made primarily to help track the distribution of COVID-19 vaccines, monitor beneficiaries and enable citizens to register for the vaccination process ...
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India’s COVID Vaccination Programme Explained: Who Will Get It First, What Is The Process And Other Things You Need To Know
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India’s COVID Vaccination Programme Explained: Who Will Get It First, What Is The Process And Other Things You Need To Know

As India plans to roll out the massive vaccination drive for coronavirus in coming days, we speak to experts to decode the process of vaccination programme for COVID-19 - who will get COVID-19 vaccine first, how can one register ...
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Coronavirus Outbreak Explained: Everything You Should Know About COVID-19 Vaccine Dry Runs
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Coronavirus Outbreak Explained: Everything You Should Know About COVID-19 Vaccine Dry Runs

According to the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, the aim of the COVID-19 vaccine dry run which started on January 2, is to assess operational feasibility, to test the linkages between planning and implementation, and identify the challenges and guide the way forward prior to actual implementation ...
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COVID-19 Outbreak Explained: What Do We Know So Far About The New Coronavirus Strains Detected In The United Kingdom And South Africa
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COVID-19 Outbreak Explained: What Do We Know So Far About The New Coronavirus Strains Detected In The United Kingdom And South Africa

According to experts, while the new strains of mutated coronavirus detected in the United Kingdom and South Africa are not more deadly, the increase in the rate of transmission makes it challenging to manage ...
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Coronavirus Outbreak Explained: What Are Mild Symptoms Of COVID-19?
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Coronavirus Outbreak Explained: What Are Mild Symptoms Of COVID-19?

Experts explain mild symptoms of COVID-19 and suggest that early attention and diagnosis is imperative for fighting the pandemic ...
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