Never miss a story

Get subscribed to our newsletter


×
Follow the below mentioned steps to take care of a covid19 infected person. Pixabay

Amid the surge in Covid cases, the Principal Scientific Adviser to the Government has curated information and brought a simple visual reference to manage mild symptoms of COVID19 at home — “Home care tips for managing COVID19”.

“The reference advises people not to panic if they experience any COVID19 symptoms, as the majority of people can manage their infections at home by following self-care measures.”


Follow NewsGram on Instagram to keep yourself updated.

It lists the common symptoms of the disease and recommends that at the first sign of the symptoms, people should isolate themselves at home and begin following self-care measures. It asks people not to worry or become anxious, as these interfere with the body’s immune response to fighting the infection.

ALSO READ: Covid-19 Vaccine Is Safe Before, On And After Menstruation

It is important to isolate, rest and keep hydrated, and regularly monitor the patient’s blood oxygen levels and temperature and consult a doctor if the fever persists or if oxygen levels fall below SpO2 92%. It also illustrates the positions that should be followed to help improve lung oxygenation if the SpO2 levels fall below 94%. The guide also highlights the importance of keeping the patient’s doors and windows open to keep the room well ventilated.

The guide outlines the importance of getting vaccinated to reduce the spread of the virus. It also reminds people that even after being vaccinated, it is essential to continue to follow COVID-appropriate behavior. (IANS/SP)


Popular

Photo by febri sym on Unsplash

Achieving soft, beautiful and happy skin is a dream for most of us or at least a long-pending item on our wish list.

Achieving soft, beautiful and happy skin is a dream for most of us or at least a long-pending item on our wish list. While there are lot of suggestions, a laundry list of do's and don'ts to follow, there are some basics that don't change. We have to understand that happy skin is a holistic process that requires one to work on building healthy habits combined with good skincare.

Here's a ready reckoner by ITC Fiama of tried and tested skincare habits that will serve as a reminder that skincare doesn't need to be complicated, it just needs to be consistent.


* Cleanse & Moisturise -- The first and the simplest step towards healthy skin is regular cleansing and moisturising, it is advisable to use a moisturizing body soap that ensures your skin gets the right nutrients and remains supple and nourished. A great product suited to this requirement is Fiama Gel Bathing Bar, which is enriched with nature's goodness. Fiama's bathing bars come in 5 variants and they help moisturize the skin making it appear soft, happy and bouncy.

Keep Reading Show less
Photo by Pixabay

It is true that street performances has been existing in India since ancient times. But, it was Philip Astley who brought the concept of circus in India in the 1880s. Interestingly, Astley is known as the father of modern circus.

Birth of the Great Indian Circus

Keep Reading Show less
Unsplash

API security testing is a process that checks API functions for security vulnerabilities.

By- Naman Rastogi

The first thing to understand about API security testing is that it is not a one-size-fits-all process. Testers must take into account the scope of the project, as well as the specific needs of developers and end-users. This article will provide you with some basic guidelines for an API security testing program. It will also outline some API security tests that you should consider including in your API testing process.

Keep reading... Show less