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COVID-19, Dengue Double Infection Treatment Complicated; Needs Balanced Approach: Experts
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COVID-19, Dengue Double Infection Treatment Complicated; Needs Balanced Approach: Experts

According to Medical Director of Rajiv Gandhi Super Speciality Hospital, both Dengue and COVID-19 have no specific treatment, which makes it even difficult for treating doctors of patients with both diseases ...
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Highly Effective Coronavirus Antibodies Identified, May Lead To Passive COVID-19 Vaccine
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Highly Effective Coronavirus Antibodies Identified, May Lead To Passive COVID-19 Vaccine

According to scientists, treating infectious diseases with antibodies has a long history and this approach is also being investigated for COVID-19 through the administration of plasma derived from the blood of recovered patients ...
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Over 7 Crore Single-Use Gloves For Bihar Voters In Polls Amid COVID-19 Pandemic
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Over 7 Crore Single-Use Gloves For Bihar Voters In Polls Amid COVID-19 Pandemic

In August, the Election Commission had issued broad guidelines for holding elections during the pandemic under which voters are to be provided with gloves to press EVM button and sign the register at polling stations ...
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In Punjab, International Travellers To Be Tested For COVID-19 By Rapid Antigen Test On Arrival For Home Isolation
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In Punjab, International Travellers To Be Tested For COVID-19 By Rapid Antigen Test On Arrival For Home Isolation

If Rapid Antigen Test comes positive for COVID-19, the person may opt for home isolation or government isolation facility or private facility on payment basis and will be treated as per COVID-19 management protocol ...
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Union Home Secretary Lauds Haryana's Performance In COVID-19 Management
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Union Home Secretary Lauds Haryana’s Performance In COVID-19 Management

The Union Home Secretary Ajay Kumar Bhalla was holding a review meeting to tackle the COVID-19 crisis in the National Capital Region ...
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Second Wave Of COVID-19 Hits Its Peak In Delhi, Number Of Cases To Decline In Coming Days: Chief Minister Kejriwal
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Second Wave Of COVID-19 Hits Its Peak In Delhi, Number Of Cases To Decline In Coming Days: Chief Minister Kejriwal

According to Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, the COVID-19 cases will reduce in the coming days as experts believe that the second wave of coronavirus appears to have hit its peak ...
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Bharat Biotech Inks Licensing Deal With Washington University School of Medicine To Advance COVID-19 Intranasal Vaccine Technology
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Bharat Biotech Inks Licensing Deal With Washington University School Of Medicine To Advance COVID-19 Intranasal Vaccine Technology

According to the Chairman of Bharat Biotech, the Phase I trials of the intranasal vaccine for COVID-19 will take place in Saint Louis University's Vaccine and Treatment Evaluation Unit in USA ...
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Only 60 Districts In 7 States Are A Cause Of Worry For India, Need To Increase Testing, Tracing And Treatment: PM Modi At COVID-19 Review Meet
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Only 60 Districts In 7 States Are A Cause Of Worry For India, Need To Increase Testing, Tracing And Treatment: PM Modi At COVID-19 Review Meet

Prime Minister Narendra Modi asked worst hit states from COVID-19 to focus on testing, tracing and treatment and help bring India’s coronavirus numbers down ...
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Significant Improvement In Air Quality During Lockdown: CPCB Report
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Significant Improvement In Air Quality During Coronavirus Lockdown: Central Pollution Control Board’s Report

According to the Central Pollution Control Board, air pollution sources like vehicular emissions, local coal combustion, waste incineration and others reduced sharply from the pre-lockdown phase into lockdown phase-I and were found to rise back with relaxations in the lockdown ...
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Researchers Find Diminished Response By 'Killer' T Cells In Elderly COVID-19 Patients
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Researchers Find Diminished Response By ‘Killer’ T Cells In Elderly COVID-19 Patients

Older patients with COVID-19 have lower frequencies of the immune cells needed to expel the virus from the body, states a study published in mBio, an open-access journal of the American Society for Microbiology ...
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Odisha Government Asks COVID-19 Facilities To Set Up Helpdesks For Kin Of Patients
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Odisha Government Asks COVID-19 Facilities To Set Up Helpdesks For Family Of Patients

The decision was taken in wake of complaints received from the relatives of the patients that they are not getting any feedback on the status of the COVID-19 patients ...
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DCGI Issues Guidelines For Pharma Giants Manufacturing COVID-19 Vaccine, Mandates Atleast 50 Per Cent Efficacy
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DCGI Issues Guidelines For Pharma Giants Manufacturing COVID-19 Vaccine, Mandates Atleast 50 Per Cent Efficacy

The Drugs Controller General of India (DCGI) has said that a COVID-19 vaccine candidate should have at least 50 per cent of efficacy in the Phase-III clinical trial for it to be widely deployed ...
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