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Humidity from masks may lessen severity of COVID-19, finds study

Humidity from masks may lessen severity of COVID-19, finds study

High levels of humidity can limit the spread of a virus to the lungs by promoting mucociliary clearance (MCC), a defense mechanism that r...Read More

Wonders of water and fluids: Here are the many benefits of staying hydrated

Wonders of water and fluids: Here are the many benefits of staying hydrated

Hydration has a major effect on energy levels. Good hydration is a key factor to help improve blood circulation and energy levels and mai...Read More

Bird flu: From avoiding undercooked meat to washing your hands, follow these practices to stay safe

Bird flu: From avoiding undercooked meat to washing your hands, follow these practices to stay safe

The people, still fear-struck with the Covid-19 infection, are afraid that the bird flu, which is also a viral disease, may turn into an ...Read More

Natural immunity boosters that help you stay healthy

Natural immunity boosters that help you stay healthy

If you’ve been worried about how to sustain and stay healthy against Covid and other viruses, then take note of the foods mentioned below...Read More

Maharashtra adds 14,348 new COVID-19 cases, 16,835 recover; 278 die

Maharashtra adds 14,348 new COVID-19 cases, 16,835 recover; 278 die

Maharashtra on Saturday reported 14,348 fresh COVID-19 cases, taking the total count to 14,30,861, state health department said. With 278...Read More

Highest infection as tests hit new high of 2.42 lakh

Highest infection as tests hit new high of 2.42 lakh

New DelhiA record number of 20,903 persons were found infected with the Covid-19 virus in a day on Friday even as 2,41,576 persons underw...Read More

Why Covid-19 infecting people indoor?

Why Covid-19 infecting people indoor?

Sumit Saxena New DelhiAs the country draws closer to the end of the third phase of lockdown, the number of confirmed coronavirus cases ha...Read More

Coronavirus infection: Separating facts from hype

Coronavirus infection: Separating facts from hype

In the process, not all actions are based on evidence or a proper understanding of science and epidemiology.

Death toll of coronavirus in China crosses 3,000, confirmed cases mounts to over 80,400

Death toll of coronavirus in China crosses 3,000, confirmed cases mounts to over 80,400

China's National Health Commission said on Thursday that it received reports of 139 new confirmed cases of the novel coronavirus infectio...Read More

Latest coronavirus update: NCPCR issues advisory to prevent spread of infection among school children

Latest coronavirus update: NCPCR issues advisory to prevent spread of infection among school children

NCPCR in its advisory stated that the world is fighting against the rapid spread of coronavirus (COVID-19).

Coronavirus shows signs of receding in China; infections surge past 3,100 globally

Coronavirus shows signs of receding in China; infections surge past 3,100 globally

The death toll due to the deadly disease across the world mounted to 3,123 and confirmed cases surpassed 91,783, official media here repo...Read More

Death toll in China's coronavirus jumps to 2,236; confirmed cases cross 75,400

Death toll in China's coronavirus jumps to 2,236; confirmed cases cross 75,400

In all 118 deaths and 889 new confirmed cases of the novel coronavirus infection were reported from all over the country, state-run Xinhu...Read More

Coronavirus Update: Reports suggests death toll close to 25,000, over 1.54 lakh people infected

Coronavirus Update: Reports suggests death toll close to 25,000, over 1.54 lakh people infected

According to Taiwan News, "Tencent... seems to have inadvertently released what is potentially the actual number of infections and deaths

How a gut infection may produce chronic symptoms

How a gut infection may produce chronic symptoms

New York: For some people, a bout of intestinal distress like traveler’s diarrhea leads to irritable bowel syndrome (IBS). Recent discove...Read More

Novel hydrogel that prevents infection

Novel hydrogel that prevents infection

London: Researchers have developed a new hydrogel based on the body’s natural peptide defence as it has been shown to prevent and treat i...Read More

How human cells block bird flu infection

How human cells block bird flu infection

London: Researchers have found how the bird flu virus, which kills 60 per cent of the people it infects, is blocked by human cells, an ad...Read More

Doctors amputate infant’ shand to stop infection

Doctors amputate infant’ shand to stop infection

On Monday, The Free Press Journal had reported that the infant likely to undergo amputation due to the deep impact of the burn result

Post-visarjan, 200 land with itchy, red eyes

Post-visarjan, 200 land with itchy, red eyes

Reportedly, as many as 200 people came down with severe eye infection, necessitating an emergency visit to the Bachooali Eye Hospital, Pa...Read More

Indore: Infection may be due to fluid; Dr Raman

Indore: Infection may be due to fluid; Dr Raman

“Source of pseudomonas bacteria can be any fluid used during the surgery. It may be due to saline used during surgery or eye drop,” Dr Ra...Read More

Injecting drugs may up bacterial heart infections

Injecting drugs may up bacterial heart infections

Toronto: People who inject drugs may have a significant increase in the risk of infective endocarditis, a serious infection of the lining...Read More

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