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COVID-19 Spreads To Rural India, Villages Ill-Equipped To Fight It

COVID-19 Spreads To Rural India, Villages Ill-Equipped To Fight It
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While the capital New Delhi and several other cities have been hardest hit by COVID-19 so far, limited public healthcare, including a dearth of testing facilities, means the threat is grave in rural areas that are home to nearly 70 per cent of the total population ...
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Four-Digit Security Code In Cowin From May 8 To Minimise Data Entry Error About Vaccination Status

Four-Digit Security Code In Cowin From May 8 To Minimise Data Entry Error About Vaccination Status
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The Union Health Ministry has advised to carry a digital or physical copy of their appointment slip and the registered mobile phone with appointment confirmation SMS for getting vaccinated against COVID-19 ...
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COVID-19 Vaccine Linked With Fewer Asymptomatic Infections: Study

COVID-19 Vaccine Linked With Fewer Asymptomatic Infections: Study
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According to an expert, by preventing infections, including in people who have no symptoms, there is a high possibility that vaccination will decrease transmission of SARS-CoV-2 ...
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COVID-19 Not Just Lung Disease, Can Also Cause Dangerous Blood Clots: Experts

COVID-19 Not Just Lung Disease, Can Also Cause Dangerous Blood Clots: Experts
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According to Dr Amrish Kumar, Aakash Healthcare, Delhi, the prevalence of blood clot formation in COVID-19 is high in patients who have conditions such as type-2 Diabetes Mellitus, although the exact incidence remains unknown ...
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COVID-19 Vaccine Delivery By Age May Mitigate Deaths And Severe Health Impacts: Study

COVID-19 Vaccine Delivery By Age May Mitigate Deaths And Severe Health Impacts: Study
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In order to test the efficacy of different vaccination strategies on minimizing deaths and hospitalisations, researchers built an age-structured model that simulated the spread of SARS-CoV-2 within different regions in the United Kingdom ...
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Chef Vikas Khanna Sends COVID-19 Emergency Relief Material To India

Chef Vikas Khanna Sends COVID-19 Emergency Relief Material To India
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Vikas Khanna, a Michelin-star chef, who distributed millions of meals and essential supplies across India during the first wave of the COVID-19 pandemic last year, is working round-the-clock to mobilise and transport about oxygen concentrators and fire-resistant PPE kits to India ...
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Proning Do’s And Don’ts, What Experts Have To Say

Proning Do's And Don'ts, What Experts Have To Say
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 Proning is a medically accepted position to improve breathing comfort and oxygenation. NDTV speaks with experts to know all about the technique, its dos and don’ts  ...
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Cricketers Yusuf Pathan And Irfan Pathan’s Cricket Academy Provides Free Meals To COVID-Hit People In South Delhi

Cricketers Yusuf Pathan And Irfan Pathan's Cricket Academy Provides Free Meals To COVID-Hit People In South Delhi
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Amid the unprecedented surge in COVID-19 cases, Cricketers Yusuf Pathan And Irfan Pathan are providing free meals to the patients fighting the disease and recovering at home in the South Delhi area ...
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Russia’s Single-Dose Sputnik Light Vaccine Has 79.4 Per Cent Efficacy, Effective Against All New Coronavirus Strains: Russian Direct Investment Fund

Russia on Thursday registered one-dose Sputnik Light coronavirus vaccine
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The Russian Direct Investment Fund (RDIF), which helped finance the vaccine, against COVID-19 said in a statement that Sputnik Light "demonstrated 79.4 percent efficacy" compared to 91.6 percent for the two-shot Sputnik V ...
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Government Issues Guidelines For Expeditious COVID-19 Vaccination Of Aviation Personnel

Government Issues Guidelines For Expeditious COVID-19 Vaccination Of Aviation Personnel
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According to the new guidelines, the operator should immediately contact the state governments or private service providers (hospitals), which are willing to set up COVID-19 vaccination centres at the airports ...
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Current Surge Of Coronavirus May See A Decline In Middle To End Of May: Vaccinologist Gagandeep Kang

Current Surge Of Virus May See A Decline In Middle To End Of May: Vaccinologist Gagandeep Kang
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According to Vaccinologist Gagandeep Kang, there could be one or two more peaks of coronavirus cases but they may not be as bad as the current one ...
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Haryana Police To Provide 440 Cars For Use As Ambulances For COVID-19 Patients

Haryana Police To Provide 440 Cars For Use As Ambulances For COVID-19 Patients
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According to Manoj Yadava, Director General of Police (DGP), Haryana, 126 out of the announced 440 COVID-19 Hospital Transport Service (COV-HOTS) have been provided already ...
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