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COVID-19 Infections Rise, Delta Variant Spreads To 132 Countries: WHO

COVID-19 Infections Rise, Delta Variant Spreads To 132 Countries: WHO
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According to WHO’s data, this rise was followed by Brazil – 324,334 new cases; Indonesia – 289,029 new cases; the United Kingdom – 282,920 new cases; and India – 265,836 new cases ...
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COVID-19 Lockdown Negatively Impacted Women’s Nutrition In India: Study

COVID-19 Lockdown Negatively Impacted Women’s Nutrition In India: Study
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The study was conducted in four economically backward districts of Uttar Pradesh’s Maharajganj, Bihar’s Munger, and Odisha’s Kandhamal and Kalahandi indicate a decline in household food expenditures and women’s dietary diversity in May 2020 ...
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Will Third Wave Be Severe? When Can Children Get COVID-19 Vaccine? AIIMS Chief Dr Randeep Guleria Tells NDTV

Will Third Wave Be Severe? When Can Children Get COVID-19 Vaccine? AIIMS Chief Dr Randeep Guleria Tells NDTV
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Dr Randeep Guleria said that the vaccines are working against hospitalisation and deaths due to COVID-19 and this has been seen in the UK where infections have gone up but the deaths and hospitalisation haven’t gone up ...
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Pfizer, AstraZeneca Vaccine Antibody Levels May Decline After 2-3 Months: Lancet Study

Even when measurable antibody levels are low, there is likely to be continuing immune memory that could offer long-term protection against COVID-19: Study
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The UCL Virus Watch study found that antibody levels are substantially higher following two doses of the Pfizer vaccine than after two shots of the AstraZeneca preventive, known as Covishield in India ...
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What Does The Sero Survey 4 Tell Us About The Third Wave Of COVID-19? Experts Explain

The fourth serosurvey shows there is a ray of hope, but there is no room for complacency: ICMR chief Dr Balram Bhargava
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In the third sero survey conducted in December-January, 2021, the sero-prevalence was 24.1 per cent ...
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India’s Excess Deaths During Pandemic Likely Up To 4.9 Million: Report

A devastating rise in infections in India in April and May, driven largely by the more infectious and dangerous Delta variant, overwhelmed the healthcare system
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India COVID-19 Deaths: The official tally of more than 414,000 deaths is the world's third highest after the United States and Brazil, but the study adds to growing calls from experts for a rigorous nationwide audit of fatalities ...
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Study Shows Why Second Dose Of COVID-19 Vaccine Should Not Be Skipped

Study Shows Why Second Dose Of COVID-19 Vaccine Should Not Be Skipped
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The study was designed to find out exactly what effects the vaccine, marketed by Pfizer Inc., has on the numerous components of the immune response ...
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Post-COVID Issues Could Be Linked To Steroid Usage, Suggests A Survey By AIG Hospitals

The survey also provides some clarity on the duration and variety of post-COVID symptoms
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A survey conducted by Hyderabad’s AIG Hospitals suggests that steroids usage could play a role in the prevalence of post COVID syndrome ...
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What Have We Learnt From The Second Wave Of COVID-19 To Help Us Mitigate The Third Wave?

It is the duty of each and every individual to follow COVID appropriate behaviour for their community and nation: Experts
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At the Saluting The COVID Heroes Townhall, Dr Randeep Guleria, Dr VK Paul and Dr Sangita Reddy discussed the lessons learnt from the second wave of COVID-19 to avoid a third wave ...
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Amitabh Bachchan Salutes The COVID Heroes And Says Vaccine Hesitancy Must End

I had the privilege to be appointed through the United Nations to work on Polio immunisation in India: Amitabh Bachchan
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Amitabh Bachchan also discussed his role in the government’s Polio vaccine campaign, and what can be learnt from that campaign to administer COVID vaccine ...
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Student Innovator From Pune Develops ‘Cool’ PPE Kits For The Frontline Warriors Of COVID-19

Student Innovator From Pune Develops ‘Cool’ PPE Kits For The Frontline Warriors Of COVID-19
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With an aim to help his doctor mother, 19-year-old Nihaal Singh Adarsh from Pune developed a PPE Kit ventilation system ...
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Meet Varsha Varma, Who Ferries Bodies Of COVID-19 Victims And Ensures Dignity For The Dead

After her friend’s death, Ms Varma faced a huge challenge to find an ambulance to take her friend’s body for cremation
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Lucknow’s Versha Varma is providing free service to ferry and cremate victims of COVID-19 in Lucknow ...
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