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COVID Recovered Patients May Have Immunity Until 8 Months

Contrary to the current belief that recovered Covid-19 patients have antibodies to fight the disease for up to three to five months, a significant...

Government May Extend Income Tax Deduction Benefits For COVID Treatment

Continuing with its pandemic relief initiatives, the government may extend income tax deduction benefits for Covid-19 treatment to individuals not covered under any health...

Moderate COVID Can Lead Neurological Complications

Covid-19 can lead to a broad range of neurological complications, including stroke, seizures, movement disorders, inflammatory diseases, and more, even in moderate cases, say,...

New Analysis Promises Lung Fibrosis Treatment in COVID Patients

An analysis of lung tissues from patients with different types of pulmonary fibrosis -- including cases triggered by Covid-19 -- has revealed a promising...

House To House COVID Testing Beginning in Delhi This Weekend

To track the COVID-19 virus amid rising cases in the national capital, the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) in coordination with the Delhi government...

Only 10% of ICU Beds With Ventilators Available in Delhi

As Delhi faces the wrath of coronavirus infections, both government and private hospitals are left with only 10 percent ICU beds with ventilators, which...

CTA Scans Offer Early Detection of COVID in Stroke Patients

Researchers have now claimed that computed tomography angiogram (CTA) scans may offer fast and early detection of COVID-19 in acute ischemic stroke (AIS) patients. The...

BCG Vaccine Can Help Managing COVID in Elderly: ICMR

The Bacille Calmette-Guerin or BCG vaccine, originally made against tuberculosis, may help in the management of COVID-19, especially in the elderly, says a study...

Some Recovered COVID Patients Could Still Carry Virus

Researchers have reported that some patients recovered from COVID-19 could still carry the virus, suggesting that recovered patients should be more cautious and avoid...

Air Pollution Linked to 15% of COVID Deaths Worldwide

In a major global study, researchers have revealed that long-term exposure to air pollution may be linked to 15 percent of COVID-19 deaths worldwide. According...

Patients with NCD More Vulnerable to COVID in India

Researchers have revealed that the COVID-19 pandemic came as a double blow for people with non-communicable diseases (NCDs) such as diabetes, cancer, respiratory problems,...

Antiviral Remdesivir Receives FDA Approval for COVID Treatment

The US Food and Drug Administration has approved the antiviral drug Veklury (remdesivir) for use in adult and pediatric patients 12 years of age...

Aspirin May Lower the Death Risk of Severe COVID Patients

Researchers have claimed that hospitalized COVID-19 patients who were taking a daily low-dose aspirin to protect against cardiovascular disease had a significantly lower risk...

Google Web Searches Forecast COVID Hotspots

By analyzing Google web searches for keywords related to COVID-19, researchers have said that web-based analytics have demonstrated their value in predicting the spread...

COVID-19 Can Lead to Infertility in Men, says Study

COVID-19 can cause male infertility by harming the testicular cells which produce sperms thereby making it difficult to make the female pregnant, says a...

Virus Can Reinfect COVID Patients When Antibodies Start Depleting

Patients who have recovered from COVID-19 can again get infected by the virus once the antibodies of the viral disease start depleting, the Indian...

Higher Mortality Risk for COVID Patients with Kidney Diseases

Researchers, including one of Indian-origin, have found that there is a much higher risk of mortality faced by COVID-19 patients in intensive care, who...

Anti-Viral Drug Remdesivir Does Not Effect Hospitalized COVID Patients: WHO

Anti-viral drug Remdesivir has little or no effect in the recovery and mortality of hospitalized COVID-19 patients, said a World Health Organisation (WHO) study,...

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