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India Should Aim At Zero Transmission Of COVID-19 To Healthcare Workers While Handling Samples: Health Experts

India Should Aim At Zero Transmission Of COVID-19 To Healthcare Workers While Handling Samples: Health Experts
Coronavirus Outbreak News
Anil Hota, CEO of SAR Cellulabs which deals in providing consumables for Covid testing said while handling pathogenic samples, a Viral Transport Medium should be used which kills viral and bacterial pathogens ...
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Lack Of Testing Facilities In Rural Areas Resulted In Underreporting Of COVID-19 Cases: Parliamentary Committee

Lack Of Testing Facilities In Rural Areas Resulted In Underreporting Of COVID-19 Cases: Parliamentary Committee
Coronavirus Outbreak News
The parliamentary committee urged the central government to work with stakeholders to ensure that the COVID-19 vaccine, when it comes, is easily available to the general public at an affordable price ...
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World Immunization Day: Experts Debunk Some Common Myths About Vaccination

World Immunization Day: Experts Debunk Some Common Myths About Vaccination
News Swasth India
While the doctors and researchers consider vaccines as one of the most efficient public health interventions, there are still a lot of myths and misconceptions about vaccines and their effects ...
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How To Safely Vaccinate Children During COVID-19 Pandemic

How To Safely Vaccinate Children During COVID-19 Pandemic
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World Immunization Day 2020: The 12 vaccines administered under Universal Immunisation Programme are some of the most crucial vaccines and should not be missed due to COVID, say experts and recommend these precautions ...
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Opinion: Why Are People Scared To Get Vaccinated?

Opinion: Why Are People Scared To Get Vaccinated?
Blogs Swasth India
The most important factors associated with the scarcity of vaccines were distrust to vaccination, fear of some vaccine components and fear of adverse reactions ...
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Opinion: How Crucial Are Vaccines For Preventable Diseases?

Opinion: How Crucial Are Vaccines For Preventable Diseases?
Blogs Swasth India
World Immunisation Day 2020: Getting immunised is important for at least two reasons: to protect yourself and to protect those around you ...
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How Will India Manage COVID-19 Vaccination Coverage?

How Will India Manage COVID-19 Vaccination Coverage?
Coronavirus Vaccine
As the world awaits a COVID-19 vaccine to end the pandemic, how can India, an important vaccine manufacturer, ensure vaccine for all? ...
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Next Three Months Decisive In Determining COVID Situation In Country: Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan

Next Three Months Decisive In Determining COVID Situation In Country: Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan
Coronavirus Outbreak News
Union Health Minister Dr Harsh Vardhan said that states like Uttar Pradesh need to focus on simple precautionary measures like wearing mask and following hand and respiratory etiquettes to prevent the Coronavirus ...
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Top Doctors Back Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s COVID-19 Caution Amid Festive Season

Top Doctors Back Prime Minister Narendra Modi's COVID-19 Caution Amid Festive Season
Coronavirus Outbreak News Swasth India
After PM Modi's address to the nation, AIIMS Director Dr Randeep Guleria and Dr Naresh Trehan, Chairman and Managing Director of Medanta talk about COVID-19 appropriate behaviour that citizens should follow during the upcoming festival and winter season ...
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World Iodine Deficiency Day 2020: Ministers Lend Their Support To Spread Awareness About The Serious Ill Effects Of Iodine Deficiency

World Iodine Deficiency Day 2020: Ministers Lend Their Support To Spread Awareness About The Serious Ill Effects Of Iodine Deficiency
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Political leaders across the country took to social media to spread awareness about October 21, which is marked as World Iodine Deficiency Day ...
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Opinion: Fortification Of Food With Micronutrients: Building On The Success Of Universal Salt Iodization

Opinion: Fortification of food with micronutrients: Building on the success of Universal Salt Iodization
Blogs Swasth India
October 21 is marked as Global Iodine Deficiency Disorders (IDD) Prevention Day to draw attention to sustaining the success of universal salt iodization (USI) and make people aware about health complications that one can face due to Iodine Deficiency ...
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World Iodine Deficiency Day 2020: Understanding The Importance of Iodine For The Body

World Iodine Deficiency Day 2020: Understanding The Importance of Iodine For The Body
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As October 21 is marked as World Iodine Deficiency Day, here’s a look at why Iodine is so important for the human body ...
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