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AquaKraft’s Jal Pe Charcha unveils a comprehensive water-saving initiative

Water is core to environment and saving, conserving & preserving it is key to sustainability. On the World Environment Day, AquaKraft Group Ventures, India’s leading Sustainable Water Solutions Group announced....

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World Health Organization warns on affect of Tobacco industry on human health and environment

The World Health Organization (WHO) has revealed new statistics on the extent to which tobacco hurts the environment and human health, and has urged for legislation to hold the tobacco....

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Cyclone Asani hits Andhra Pradesh and Odisha

On Wednesday morning, rain lashes areas of the Kakinada district in Andhra Pradesh due to storm Asani. Cyclone Asani is expected to hit Kakinada on the Andhra coast on Wednesday....

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South Andaman Sea marked as a low-pressure region, cyclone expected on May 8

According to the Meteorological Centre in Bhubaneswar, a low-pressure region over the South Andaman Sea and the neighbouring South-East Bay of Bengal would intensify into a cyclonic storm around May....

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Udhampur forest fire continues: Villagers fear consequences

A forest fire broke out in Jammu and Kashmir's Udhampur district on Saturday morning. According to the Range Officer, the fire was previously extinguished, but miscreants re-ignited it in the....

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‘Heat Wave’ creating unrest in Delhi from Today

According to the weather service, Delhi is anticipated to experience a heat wave starting today, with maximum temperatures hitting 40 degrees Celsius. The minimum temperature in Delhi today was 19.4....

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Andaman and Nicobar Islands hit by a 4.4 magnitude earthquake

The National Center for Seismology (NCS) reported that an earthquake with a magnitude of 4.4 struck east-northeast of Campbell Bay in the early hours of Wednesday. The earthquake's shocks reached....

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Cyclone Asani: Situation getting under control

The Andaman and Nicobar climate is striving for action in the effect of global warming. On Tuesday, Andaman and Nicobar got hit with a heavy rainfall turning into a cyclonic....

New research reveals top three barriers keeping children from cataract treatment in India

•​Published in PLOS ONE, the research also highlights the top factors that lead to care.•​The findings can be used to improve parents’ uptake of sight-saving surgery for their children. The....

Breast cancer cases on rise in Kolkata, doctors recommend self-examination, annual screening tests for women over 45

• According to reports, breast cancer accounts for 25-32% of all female cancers in big metropolitan cities like Kolkata.• Being the most common type of cancer in women, breast cancer....

A complete guide to when you should visit a gynecologist

One should visit a gynecologist when she is suffering from women related issues like inability to conceive, menstrual problems, uterine fibroids, pelvic pain, bleeding, PCOD among others. It’s important to....

What is chronic rhinosinusitis? Learn about causes and treatments

One in every eight Indians suffer from chronic sinusitis. In a survey by The National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID) it has been estimated that 134 million Indians....

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New Research Reveals Top Three Barriers Keeping Children from Cataract Treatment in India

The eye care nonprofit Orbis International announces its collaboration on new research published in the latest issue of the top-tier peer-reviewed medical journal PLOS ONE. The research outlines the findings....

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Eye Health in Work-from-Home Era: Does Too Much Screen Time Hurt Your Vision

Undoubtedly, there has been an unprecedented jump in the screen time that we have all engaged in ever since the pandemic has broken out. In an era of lockdowns and....

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Patient Counselling: A key to People Centred Care

According to WHO, in some countries, only one in three people have the risks of their treatment explained to them, one in five people have atleast one unnecessary test and....

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Sending the wrong message by Subhradip Karmakar

Omicron ( B1.1.529) quickly evolved to become a VoC within a few months' time, spreading from S Africa to several nations worldwide[1]. The Technical Advisory Group on SARS-CoV-2 Virus Evolution....

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2021 was a Year of Better Health Decisions, 25% Surge in Patients Choosing Yoga and Naturopathy as their Lifestyle

As the world continues to adapt itself to the 'new normal', one of the critical learnings from the COVID-19 pandemic has been the importance of a robust immune system and....

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How lifestyle changes can prevent ovarian cancer death?

Noting that ovarian cancer is the third most common gynecological cancer in Indian women, doctors have cautioned against the rising number of cases. As estimated by 2035, the country may....

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Why Food Waste May Be One of The Most Pressing Climate Concerns

Our challenge today should not be to grow more food but to feed more people while taking care that what we already produce does not get wasted. From delivering leftovers....

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“Self Reliant India”: Knowledge book on Green Hydrogen to be launched at ICS 2021

A special knowledge book, titled “Self Reliant India – Harness the Power of Hydrogen”, an Indo-Norwegian knowledge partnership on Green Hydrogen and towards building an International Hydrogen alliance, will be....

International Climate Summit 2021

International Climate Summit 2021: Powering India's Hydrogen Ecosystem

After a clarion call for Mission Hydrogen by PM Modi on Independence Day this year, over 100 stakeholders and panelists from policy makers and industry leaders across the world are....

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PHDCCI launches Green Hydrogen portal: Committed to reducing World’s carbon footprint

Leading India towards achieving self-reliance in clean energy and powering India’s Hydrogen ecosystem, The PHD Chamber Of Commerce and Industry (PHDCCI) have launched a Green Hydrogen portal (www.greenhydrogen-india.com). The mission....

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IMA lambasts Kerala Govt, says reckless attitude led to spike in cases

As the number of Covid cases continue to spiral in the state of Kerala, the IMA President Prof. Dr. J.A. Jayalal lashed out heaving at the Kerala Govt saying that....

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IT IS A COMMON MISCONCEPTION THAT STORING AND MAINTAINING PFIZER NEEDS HUGE INVESTMENT: JESAL DOSHI, B MEDICAL SYSTEMS

A few weeks ago, B Medical Systems, a global player in the vaccine cold chain industry, announced a partnership with Dr. Reddy’s Laboratories for the pan India rollout of Sputnik....

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10 Women in India Die Each Day Due to Unsafe Abortion

It is estimated that 15.6 million abortions take place in India every year. A significant number of these abortions are done under highly unsafe conditions. Unsafe abortion leads to the....

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"Proper examination before treatment at Derma Puritys," says VP Lalita Arya

In the fast-paced life, people often forget to take care of their skin and hair, which are the easiest parts of the body to see in the world. A major....

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Patients with Hepatitis should be vaccinated for Covid on Priority basis, experts suggest

According to the World Health Organization, “Hepatitis B is a potentially life-threatening liver infection caused by the hepatitis B virus (HBV). It is a major global health problem. It can....

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INDIAN RESUSCITATION COUNCIL

Sudden Cardiac Arrest is the most leading cause of preventable deaths in India. It can occur to any person rich or poor, anywhere, even without any pre-existing cardiac diseases. Many....

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Nutrabox Is Best Whey Protein Powder In India: Labdoor Report Suggests

Difficult times need big measures! As people are becoming more health-conscious and finding a genuine source of immunity, coming out of news from Labdoor is a big comfort. Want to....

Trending fitness influencer Shreya Jain known as 'Styleawhileofficial', is creating her unique niche in the industry

Believing in her passion and committedly moving ahead led her to become a known fitness influencer across social media. Of all the things that have attracted the attention of people....

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Public Health Foundation of India (PHFI) and AquaKraft to partner for COVID-19 Response and in the areas of Drinking Water and Sanitation

New Delhi / Mumbai 24 June 2021: In an endeavor to strengthen healthcare infrastructure in light of the COVID-19 pandemic and augment India’s efforts for achieving the Sustainable Development Goals,....

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Biden seeks China's covid probe report in 90 days; Endgame for Xi's lies?

China highlighted the "dark history" of the US intelligence community, as President Joe Biden ordered to scrutinise the Covid-19 origins on Wednesday as the lab-leak theory repeats. President Biden demanded US....

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'ABTYP focuses on the basic pillars of human life': Sandeep Kothari, National President

The Akhil Bhartiya Terapanth Yuvak Parishad (ABTYP) is a platform that amalgamates the youth of Terapanth sect of the Jain community (from the age of 21 to 45) across the....

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Brothers Jogendra Singh Chouhan and Rajendra Singh Chouhan, A Blessing For Barmer, Donate 500 Oxygen Cylinders

Jogendra Singh Chouhan and his brother Rajendra Singh Chouhan are two philanthropists and businesspeople who have taken the initiative of fulfilling the requirements of oxygen cylinders by Government hospitals in....

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Black fungus rise in various states; Union health ministry list out DOs and DON’Ts

Patients with high blood sugar level should be on alert, experts warned declaring that the black fungus infection can happen without Covid which has caused a sharp rise of the....

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Ahmednagar model village: How Hiwre Bazar became Covid free

Gram panchayat elections to be conducted for the first time in three decades in a model village Hiwre Bazar of Ahmednagar district on January 15. This drought prone village by its....

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Motivational speaker Mayurdhwajsinh J Parmar inspires the youth by his yoga and fitness sessions in day-to-day life

Amidst the dire times of the COVID-19 crisis, the health and wellbeing of an individual have become extremely significant. It is the health and immunity of a person that plays....

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How PG Foundation Founder Sitaram Poswal is helping Government administrations meet oxygen tanks demand amid a shortage in Rajasthan

India is fighting with the second wave of coronavirus infection and hospitals in several states are staggering under a shortage of medical oxygen and beds because of rising COVID-19 cases.....

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Divy Trivedi is a jack of all trades, find out how

Patriotism is a feeling that comes from within and is inspired by great leaders. One such example of an individual who inspires patriotism is Divy Trivedi. Divy is a native....

Rotary International

Rotary Rahat presents world's biggest health drive: iTV Network commits Rs 100 cr tv space

On its mission to bring effective change in India, Rotary Rahat is all set to roll out world's biggest health mission from July 2021. Led by a team of committed....

One Shared World

WASHPAP: One Shared World presents a session on 'Water and Sanitation for all: The fight against pandemics'

One Shared World, on the occasion of World Water Day on March 22, presented a captivating session titled WASHPAP on ''Water and sanitation for all: The fight against pandemics.'' The....

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Top women policy makers participate in SheWings #DonateOldBraPantyCampaign, urge to exempt MHM items for BPL Women

International Women’s Day, a day for acknowledging women rights from all around the world. Women rights plays a crucial role to maintain the equilibrium in the society but what if....

Psychonnect panel

Psychonnect presents an enthralling session on 'Mental well-being in the new normal'

Psychonnect recently presented a thought-provoking panel discussion on 'Mental well-being in the new normal' on NewsX. The discussion revolved around dealing with mental health, building resilience in the new normal,....

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Aanchal Chugh, Advises To Stay Fit in This Pandemic Situation of COVID-19

During this pandemic situation of COVID-19, it is indeed important to get the best of fitness advice from fitness trainers. Aanchal Chugh, from Udaipur, Rajasthan, is helping everyone to stay....

Dr Harpreet Pasricha

'Indians fought pandemic better than the entire globe': Dr. Harpreet Pasricha, Nutritionist

NewsX was recently joined by Dr Harpreet Pasricha, Nutritionist for an exclusive conversation in a special show, NewsX India A-List.  Dr Pasricha shared her views on immunity, common mistakes people make....

Mental Health: The Next Invisible Pandemic

Mental health pandemic could be the next big crisis: Psychonnect battles the stigma, launches ‘ARK’ charter

As the world battles a ravaging pandemic, in an exclusive conversation with NewsX, Psychonnect held a riveting discussion around Mental Health: The Next Invisible Pandemic. The expert panelists on the show....

Holistic Wellness Week: The power of protein

Holistic Wellness Week: The power of protein- Significance of protein for holistic wellness

What arrived as a challenge in these unprecedented times of Covid-19 was looking after one's health and well-being. Obtaining these attributes may be difficult for those not used to working....

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Clean drinking water & sanitation key to tribal development

Mumbai – December 04, 2020 : AquaKraft Projects Pvt. Ltd., announced the launch of its next generation Community Drinking Water Systems & Community Toilet sponsored by DP World, a global....

Covid 19 vaccine

Who will get vaccinated first?; Approved by UK, Pfizer in talks with India on opportunity to roll out vaccine

The United Kingdom gave Pfizer's coronavirus vaccine the green light yesterday i.e. December 3 and became the first Western country to fully sanction a vaccine. North America and the rest....

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Amid vaccine race, GOI prepares list of Covid-19 vaccinators; PM reviews vaccine progress at 3 facilities

Ever since the Coronavirus pandemic broke out, the pharma companies globally have been on a hunt for a vaccine. In India as well, various pharmaceutical companies are working to develop a....

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Astrologer Dr Acharya Vinod Kumar Ojha has some best advice on how to combat depression

Any type of turbulence in the exterior world can leave a negative impact on people’s mental health. While some mental disorders are psychological, some can also be hereditary. In some....

COVID workers honored by Azad Singh Rathore

COVID workers honored by young activist Azad Singh on the occasion of Sachin Pilot's birthday

Youth leader and social activist Azad Singh Rathore organized a felicitation ceremony to honor all the COVID-19 workers on Friday.  In a statement released by Rathore, it was told that....

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AquaKraft announces its 1st Individual Social Responsibility (ISR) Initiative

Mumbai - November 22, 2020: AquaKraft Projects Pvt. Ltd., announced its 1st Individual Social Responsibility program at the launch of its next-generation School Drinking Water Systems, School Bio Toilets& Community....

Sputnik V priced 'much lower' than Pfizer and Moderna vaccines claims Russia

The price per dose of the Russian coronavirus vaccine Sputnik V will be much lower than that of the vaccines of US drug giants Pfizer and Moderna, said the Russian....

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PM Modi reviews India's Covid-19 vaccination strategy, Anil Vij first minister to undergo Covaxin trial

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday held a meeting to review the country's vaccination strategy in which important issues related to progress of COVID-19 vaccine development, regulatory approvals and procurement....

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Over 50,000 Ayushman Bharat Health and Wellness Centres operational across India: Dr Harsh Varshan

India has crossed a landmark milestone on the journey of universal healthcare. More than 50,000 (50,025) Ayushman Bharat - Health and Wellness Centres (AB-HWCs) are now operational across the country.....

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India inches closer to indigenous Covid-19 vaccine: Dr Harsh Vardhan confident of launch in three-four months

Union Health and Family Welfare Minister Dr Harsh Vardhan on Thursday said he was confident that COVID-19 vaccine would be ready in the next three-four months and added that the....

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Pfizer ends Covid-19 vaccine trials claiming 95% efficacy

American drug giant Pfizer on Wednesday said that final results from the late-stage trial of its coronavirus vaccine was found to be 95 per cent effective and had no serious....

Moderna

India in talks with Moderna for its Covid-19 vaccine

Indian government is in dialogue with US biotech giant Moderna, regarding initial successful development of its COVID-19 vaccine candidate, which the drugmaker on Monday announced had achieved 94.5 per cent....

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Pollution levels higher in Delhi this Diwali as compared to last year: CPCB

Pollution levels were higher in Delhi this Diwali as compared to last year due to bursting of firecrackers and stubble burning, according to the Central Pollution Control Board's (CPCB) report....

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Despite ban, people burst crackers in Delhi-NCR: Air Quality worsens to 'severe'

People in Delhi woke up to a further spike in air pollution as the city continued to remain engulfed in a blanket of smog post-Diwali with the air quality index....

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iTV Network glitters at 2nd National Water Awards

iTV network on Thursday won second prize in ‘Best TV Show for promoting water conservation’ for their water campaign—Aakhri Boond at the 2nd National Water Awards organised by Department of....

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Keeping Pfizer's COVID-19 vaccine at low temperatures will be challenging for India: AIIMS Director

Dr Randeep Guleria, Director, All India Institute of Medical Sciences Delhi (AIIMS), Delhi on Wednesday said the results of Pfizer's COVID-19 vaccine phase III trials are very encouraging but preserving....

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End of fight against Covid-19 still months away: Biden on Pfizer's vaccine claim

US President-elect Joe Biden on Monday said that Pfizer's announcement that a Covid-19 vaccine it was developing was 90 per cent effective, offered cause for hope but warned that the....

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India handled Covid-19 better than developed countries: Harsh Vardhan

Union Health Minister Dr Harsh Vardhan held a virtual meeting with Health Ministers of Andhra Pradesh, Assam, Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, Kerala, Punjab, Rajasthan, Telangana, and West Bengal to review the....

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With an amalgamation of modern science and Ayurveda, we can do wonders: CEO of Jagat Pharma Dr Mandeep Singh Basu

CEO of Jagat Pharma and Director of Dr Basu Eye Hospital, Dr Mandeep Singh Basu recently got in an exclusive conversation with NewsX for its special segment NewsX A-list. A....

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The prestigious ‘Guinness World Records,’ recognizes Hyderabad based Grace Cancer Foundation for two of its feats

Hyderabad based Grace Cancer Foundation hosted the World’s largest Cancer Awareness initiative, 'Grace Cancer Run' with over a lakh participants from 115 plus countries, taking part, virtually on October 10th....

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Bharat Biotech's COVID-19 vaccine 'Covaxin' to begin 3rd phase human trial at Odisha hospital

COVID-19 vaccine update: The third phase human trial of indigenously developed COVID-19 vaccine 'Covaxin' will soon commence at the Institute of Medical Sciences (IMS) and SUM Hospital in Odisha. IMS....

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Russia's Sputnik V Covid-19 vaccine to be tested on 100 Indian volunteers

The Russian Sputnik V vaccine against COVID-19 will be tested in India on 100 volunteers, the Indian Central Drugs Standard Control Organisation's Drug Controller General (DCGI) told Sputnik on Thursday.....

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COVID-19 re-infection possible once antibodies reduce in recovered persons: ICMR Director-General

There is a possibility of re-infection, if antibodies reduce in the body of a Covid-19 recovered person in five months time after the recovery, the Indian Council of Medical Research....

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Renewed focus on food, nutrition, health, immunity due to challenge of COVID-19: says Harsh Vardan

Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan on Friday presided over an event to celebrate 'World Food Day' and talked of the government's efforts towards making the country trans fat-free. The event....

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Health Ministry guidelines for co-infection management of Covid-19 with seasonal epidemic-prone diseases

The Ministry of Health on Tuesday issued guidelines for the management of co-infection of COVID-19 with other seasonal epidemic-prone diseases. With the aim of providing clear guidelines on prevention and....

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China seeks Covid-19 vaccine trials in Bangadesh; latter refuses to co-finance initiative

The clinical trial of an experimental Chinese COVID-19 vaccine developed by Sinovac Biotech in Bangladesh is now uncertain as the health ministry refused to co-financing the initiative as requested by....

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Johnson & Johnson pauses Covid-19 vaccine trial after volunteer falls ill

Pharmaceutical company Johnson & Johnson announced on Monday that it has paused the advance clinical trial, ENSEMBLE, of one of its vaccines after an unexplained illness was found in one....

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Maintain '2 gaz ki doori', says Health Minister Dr Harsh Vardhan ahead of festive Season

Keeping the upcoming festival season in mind, Union Health Minister Dr Harsh Vardhan on Sunday advised people to follow COVID-19 guidelines strictly during the phase, failing which the pandemic could....

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Several pre-existing conditions may increase mortality risk for Covid-19 patients: Study

A new study conducted on COVID-19 patients has confirmed that cardiovascular disease, hypertension, diabetes, congestive heart failure, chronic kidney disease, stroke and cancer can increase a patient's risk of dying....

Mental health amid Covid-19

Why it is important to focus on mental health more than ever

Let’s be honest. 2020 has been one of the toughest years for humanity. Across cities, across countries and across continents, we all have experienced what we call a downturn. With....

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Government to cover 20-25 crore people by July 2021: Harsh Vardhan on Covid-19 vaccine

The government plans to receive and utilize 40-50 crore Covid-19 vaccine doses to cover 20-25 crore Indians by July 2021, Union Minister of Health and Family Welfare Harsh Vardhan said....

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India scales up testing capacity from 1 in January to over 7.7 cr in October: MoHFW

The testing capacity in the country has been ramped up at a significant pace to reach over 7.7 crores in October from just one in January this year, according to....

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Covid-19 vaccine: Health minister launches online portal, says first vaccine likely to be available by early 2021

Union Health Minister Dr Harsh Vardhan on Monday said that an online portal has been launched which will provide information regarding COVID-19 vaccine research, launch date, among other information.  "An....

National Green Tribunal

National Green Tribunal directs states, UTs to address gaps in treatment of sewage

The National Green Tribunal has directed all states and union territories (UTs) to address gaps in generation and treatment of sewage or effluents by ensuring setting up of a requisite....

Coronavirus in Karnataka

10 States, UTs account for 76% recovered cases: Health Ministry

A total of 92,043 new COVID-19 recoveries have been reported in the last 24 hours in the country, according to the Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare on Sunday.The....

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Johnson and Johnson covid vaccine shows strong immune response in early trials

The US pharmaceutical and medical device company Johnson and Johnson has developed a vaccine that in the early trials showed a strong immune response to the novel coronavirus with a....

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India will be able to end Tuberculosis by 2025: Dr Harsh Vardhan

End TB by 2025, Tuberculosis in India:  Under Prime Minister Narendra Modi, India has accorded high priority for ending tuberculosis by 2025, five years ahead of the Sustainable Development Goals....

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Bharat Biotech inks licensing deal with Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis to advance Covid-19 intranasal vaccine technology

Vaccine Innovator, Bharat Biotech announces today, a licensing agreement with Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis for a novel chimp-adenovirus, single dose intranasal vaccine for COVID-19. Bharat Biotech....

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'What can you expect from govt that says cow urine can cure disease?': TMC MP mocks Centre

New Delhi [India], September 18 (ANI): While taking part in the discussion over the Homeopathy Central Council (Amendment) Bill in the Rajya Sabha, All India Trinamool Congress (TMC) MP Shantanu....

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DCGI allows Serum Institute to restart Phase 2,3 trials of Covid-19 vaccination

New Delhi [India], September 16 (ANI): The Drugs Controller General of India (DCGI) has allowed Serum Institute of India (SII) to restart its phase two and three clinical trials for....

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Three Covid-19 vaccines at clinical trial stage in India: ICMR DG

Three COVID-19 vaccines are at a clinical trial stage in the country and two indigenous vaccine candidates have completed phase one trial, Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) DG Dr....

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Covid-19 will likely become seasonal, but not yet, say scientists

A new review published in Frontiers in Public Health suggests that COVID-19, the illness caused by the SARS-CoV-2 virus, will likely become seasonal in countries with temperate climates, but only....

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Maharashtra CM announces 'My Family-My Responsibility' campaign to battle coronavirus

In the wake of the rise of cases of coronavirus cases in Maharashtra, chief minister Uddhav Thackeray on Sunday announced the launch of 'My family-My responsibility' from September 15 to....

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Study reveals healthy diet, exercise during pregnancy could lead to healthier children

New research shows improving the lifestyle of women with obesity during pregnancy could mean long-term cardiovascular benefits for their children. The study, led by King's College London and supported by....

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Calorie reduction can help achieve a longer lifespan, here's how

Washington [US], September 13 (ANI): While the reduction of calories is linked with a host of health benefits, a recent has highlighted a range of benefits that includes a longer....

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AstraZeneca CEO promises Covid-19 vaccine by year-end despite pause in trials

London [UK], September 10 (ANI/Sputnik): AstraZeneca CEO Pascal Soriot on Wednesday expressed hopes that a vaccine against the novel coronavirus developed by the pharmaceutical company would be ready by the....

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Doctor's prescription not required for Covid-19 test in Delhi

Delhi government on Wednesday announced that a prescription from a qualified medical practitioner is not required for COVID-19 testing in the national capital. "Test-track-treat strategy has been adopted to ensure....

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Oxford Covid-19 vaccine trials not paused in India, clarifies Serum Institute

After AstraZeneca suspended the trials of COVID-19 vaccine in the UK, Indian pharmaceutical giant Serum Institue of India (SII) on Wednesday clarified that testing of the possible vaccine candidate in....

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Covid-19 Vaccine: AstraZeneca says trial paused due to unexplained sickness of participant

London [UK], September 9 (ANI): UK-based biopharma giant AstraZeneca has said that the phase 3 testing of its COVID-19 vaccine being developed with Oxford University has been put on hold,....

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AP govt increases number of oxygen beds in the state by 660% in 6 months

The Government of Andhra Pradesh has ramped up the health infrastructure on war footing , ever since the Covid-19 pandemic struck the state. The number of oxygen beds have been....

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Keto diets, intermittent fasting may affect cardiovascular health: Researchers

Researchers have found that Keto diets and intermittent fasting may affect cardiovascular health. But Mediterranean diets and whole-food plant-based diets which include fruits, vegetables, legumes, nuts, and whole grains may....

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Congress demands probe into supply of poor quality PPE Kits for medical staff

Hyderabad, September 5: Expressing concern over Telangana's healthcare workers having the highest Covid-19 positivity rate in the country, Telangana Pradesh Congress Committee (TPCC) Treasurer Gudur Narayana Reddy slammed the State....

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Children may have both Covid-19 antibodies, virus in their system at once: Study

 Children's National Hospital researchers, who set out to improve the understanding of how long it takes pediatric patients with the virus to clear it from their systems and at what....

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