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Mask And Adequate Ventilation Key To Curb COVID-19 Spread Indoors IIT Bhubaneswar Study
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Mask And Adequate Ventilation Key To Curb COVID-19 Spread Indoors: IIT Bhubaneswar Study

The study highlights that the commonly used protective measures like face masks and shields are unable to prevent the escape of droplets generated during breathing ...
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Prime Minister Narendra Modi Asks States To Check Laxity In Containing COVID-19; Calls For ‘Teeka Utsav’
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Prime Minister Narendra Modi Asks States To Check Laxity In Containing COVID-19; Calls For ‘Teeka Utsav’

Prime Minister Narendra Modi urged Chief Ministers to check the spread of the virus on a “war-footing” and proposed to call the night curfew as “corona curfew” to maintain public awareness about COVID-19 ...
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Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan Launches Tribal Health Collaborative 'Anamaya' To Enhance Health And Nutrition
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Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan Launches Tribal Health Collaborative ‘Anamaya’ To Enhance Health And Nutrition

Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan expressed hope that in the coming days, other critical diseases such as Malaria, Sickle Cell Disease, malnutrition, anaemia, which are widely prevalent among the tribal communities will also be addressed effectively ...
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Benefits Of AstraZeneca’s COVID-19 Vaccine Outweigh Risks Despite 'Possible Links' Of Blood Clots, Says EU Regulator
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Benefits Of AstraZeneca’s COVID-19 Vaccine Outweigh Risks Despite ‘Possible Links’ Of Blood Clots, Says EU Regulator

The European Medicines Agency (EMA) said that it is reminding healthcare professionals and people receiving the vaccine to remain aware of the possibility of very rare cases of blood clots combined with low levels of blood platelets occurring within two weeks of vaccination ...
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"Memorable Moment, We Even Clicked Pictures": Nurses Who Gave PM Modi His Second COVID-19 Vaccine Dose
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“Memorable Moment, We Even Clicked Pictures”: Nurses Who Gave PM Modi His Second COVID-19 Vaccine Dose

PM Modi gets his second dose of COVID-19 vaccine, urges people to get inoculated when required as vaccination is the only way to defeat the virus Social Post ...
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Vaccine Maitri Initiative Based On Guiding Principle Of 'Vasudhaiv Kutumbkam', Says Union health minister Dr Harsh Vardhan
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Vaccine Maitri Initiative Based On Guiding Principle Of ‘Vasudhaiv Kutumbkam’, Says Union health minister Dr Harsh Vardhan

According to Union Health Minister, the government started providing the vaccines to other countries since January 20, 2021 ...
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Wearing Mask Compulsory Even While Driving Alone During Pandemic, Says Delhi High Court
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Wearing Mask Compulsory Even While Driving Alone During COVID-19 Pandemic, Says Delhi High Court

The wearing of a face mask was one measure which saved millions of lives during the COVID-19 pandemic, Delhi High Court pointed out ...
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Coronavirus Variants, Susceptible Population, Slack In Following COVID Appropriate Behaviour Behind Second Wave: Experts
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Coronavirus Variants, Susceptible Population, Slack In Following COVID Appropriate Behaviour Behind Second Wave: Experts

The number of new coronavirus cases in India touched a record daily high since the outbreak of the pandemic with over 1.15 lakh new infections being reported in a span of 24 hours ...
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New Wave Of COVID-19 Spreading Faster Than Last Year, Demand For Beds Increasing: Delhi’s LNJP Hospital
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New Wave Of COVID-19 Spreading Faster Than Last Year, Demand For Beds Increasing: Delhi’s LNJP Hospital

Dr Suresh Kumar, Medical Director of Delhi's Lok Nayak Hospital informed that lately mostly youngsters, children and pregnant women are testing positive for COVID-19 ...
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World Health Day 2021: WHO Issues Five Calls For Urgent Action To Combat Global Inequity In Health
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World Health Day 2021: WHO Issues Five Calls For Urgent Action To Combat Global Inequity In Health

World Health Day 2021: COVID-19 has hit all countries hard, but its impact has been harshest on those communities which were already vulnerable, said WHO ...
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COVID-19 Mortality Among Youth, Middle-Aged People A Cause Of Concern: Karnataka Health Minister
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COVID-19 Mortality Among Youth, Middle-Aged People A Cause Of Concern: Karnataka Health Minister

Karnataka Health Minister K Sudhakar informed that he has asked the technical advisory committee and a panel of expert doctors to carry out a death audit to know the exact reason for deaths among COVID patients ...
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Here's All You Need To Know About The Superfood 'Millet' That Is Good For Consumption, Planet And Farmers
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Here’s All You Need To Know About The Superfood ‘Millet’ That Is Good For Consumption, Planet And Farmers

Millets can potentially be a solution for India’s chronic disease burden as they are gluten-free, high in dietary fibre and micronutrients such as calcium, iron and phosphorus ...
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