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News Of COVID-19 Vaccination For Senior Citizens And Comorbid Patients Above 45, Brings A Ray Of Hope For Many

News Of COVID-19 Vaccination For Senior Citizens And Comorbid Patients Above 45, Brings A Ray Of Hope For Many
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Hospitals are gearing up for the second phase of COVID-19 vaccinations, as the government aims to vaccinate over 27 crore people, out of whom around 10 crore are over the age of 60, starting today (March 1) ...
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Who All Above The Age Of 45 Are Eligible For COVID-19 Vaccine? Here’s All You Need To Know

Who All Above The Age Of 45 Are Eligible For COVID-19 Vaccine? Here’s All You Need To Know
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Those above 45 years of age will require a signed medical certificate, which will attest to the severity of their illness in order for the to qualify to get the COVID-19 vaccine in this phase ...
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“COVID-19 Pandemic Has Taught Us An Important Lesson,” Says Prime Minister Narendra Modi

Last year was trial by fire for India, world and the whole of humanity: PM Modi
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The Budget allocation for the Health sector was increased to Rs 2,23,846 crore in 2021-22, as against this year's Rs 94,452 crore ...
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WHO Warns Unequal COVID-19 Vaccine Distribution Can Lead To Global Risk  

WHO Warns Unequal COVID-19 Vaccine Distribution Can Lead To Global Risk
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According to The New York Times, wealthy countries have come under increased criticism in recent weeks for stockpiling doses and keeping them away from low and middle-income countries ...
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Top Medical Journal Calls For Three Urgent Steps Against COVID-19

Top Medical Journal Calls For Three Urgent Steps Against COVID-19
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The medical journal Lancet pointed out that at least half of the world's population lacks access to essential health services ...
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Researchers Shed Light On Factors That Help Avoid Covid Surge

Researchers Shed Light On Factors That Help Avoid Covid Surge
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Researchers from the University of Southampton, UK, and The Chinese University of Hong Kong predicted the effect of different combinations of interventions on low, medium and high density cities in the country ...
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New COVID Strains And An Impending Lockdown: Maharashtra’s Latest COVID-19 Crisis 

New COVID Strains And An Impending Lockdown: Maharashtra’s Latest COVID-19 Crisis
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Maharashtra has reported a sharp spike for the eighth straight day with over 3,000 new COVID-19 cases, while Mumbai reported 721 new cases. Authorities may be imposing another lockdown in the state if the situation continued to worsen ...
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How Long Does The COVID-19 Survive on Various Surfaces? A New Study Decodes

How Long Does The COVID-19 Survive on Various Surfaces? A New Study Decodes
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The study suggests that seats in public places, such as parks, shopping malls, restaurants, and railway or airport waiting halls, could be covered with cloth to reduce the risk of disease spread ...
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WHO Lauds Prime Minister Narendra Modi And Gujarat For COVID-19 Response

India recently became the fastest country to vaccinate six million beneficiaries against COVID-19
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The country representative of World Health Organisation (WHO) Dr Roderico Ofrin praised Prime Minister Narendra Modi for making COVID response a Jan Andolan (people’s movement) ...
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Coronavirus Explained: How Does COVID-19 Impact Children And How Can They Be Kept Safe?

Coronavirus Explained: How Does COVID-19 Impact Children And How Can They Be Kept Safe?
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World Health Organisation’s COVID-19 Technical Lead Dr. Maria Van Kerkhove, explains how the pandemic has affected children and how they can be protected from the coronavirus  ...
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How Air Conditioning Spreads Coronavirus Aerosols Decoded

How Air Conditioning Spreads Coronavirus Aerosols Decoded
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Scientists have analysed an outbreak of the novel coronavirus at a restaurant in China, findings that reveal how ventilation and air conditioning influence airborne virus transmission risk ...
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Coronavirus Vaccine Explained: What Is Intra Nasal Vaccine?

Coronavirus Vaccine Explained: What Is Intra Nasal Vaccine?
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A nasal vaccine is given through the nose, and it delivers the dose to the respiratory pathway, much like a nasal spray without the need for injections ...
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