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US Pharmaceutical Giant Johnson & Johnson Temporarily Paused Covid19 Vaccine Trial

US pharmaceutical giant Johnson & Johnson announced that it has temporarily paused its Covid-19 vaccine trial after a participant became unwell. "We have temporarily paused...

Get Flu Shot to Avoid Having Covid and Flu Simultaneously

Health officials are warning the public to get a flu shot this year to avoid having to deal with COVID-19 and the flu simultaneously. Both...

49% Of Americans Reject Coronavirus Inoculation Due To Side Effects

Nearly half of Americans, or 49%, said they definitely or probably would not get an inoculation if a coronavirus were available today, while 51%...

Wearing Masks Could be More Important Than Previously Thought

Wearing a face mask during the COVID-19 pandemic could be a more important part of the arsenal against the virus than previously thought. An article...

BCG Vaccine Protects Elderly People From Respiratory Infections: Study

The Bacille Calmette-Guerin or BCG vaccine, originally made against tuberculosis, gives an effective preventive action against various infections -- possibly also against Covid-19, say...

India Will Have Covid Vaccine by 2020 End: Health Minister

Union Minister of Health and Family Welfare Harsh Vardhan said on Saturday that the country will have a vaccine against the deadly coronavirus by...

Post-Covid Complications are a New Dimension: Niti Aayog Official

Post-Covid complications, like respiratory symptoms and an immunological response in children, are a "new dimension" and people have to be aware of them, a...

PETA Urges Health Ministry to Stop Capture, Use of Monkeys

The People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) have sent letters, co-signed by an expert primatologist, calling on the Ministry of Health and...

College Students Need to be Tested for Covid-19 in Every 2-3 Days: Researchers

To fight against novel coronavirus, researchers have revealed that college students would need to be tested for Covid-19 infection in every two to three...

Here’s What Plasma Therapy Is All About

As they wait for the Covid-19 vaccine continues, the battle rages on. Scores of people have tested positive for the novel Coronavirus, many have...

Debunking Myths And Stating Facts About Hepatitis

Hepatitis means inflammation of the liver commonly caused by viral infection. In India, over 40 million people are chronically infected with Hepatitis B and...

Researchers: Flue Vaccination to Reduce Risk of Alzheimer’s Disease by 17%

People who received at least one flu vaccination were 17 per cent less likely to get Alzheimer's disease over the course of a lifetime,...

AIIMS Set to Begin Covid-19 Vaccine Human Trial

In a major development, AIIMS Delhi will begin human trials of India's first indigenous Covid-19 vaccine, Covaxin, from next week on 100 healthy volunteers...

India Confident of Covid Vaccine, Trial Stage Marks ‘Beginning of the End’

As India races to bring a vaccine for Covid-19 by mid August, the government on Sunday said that it is entering the human trial...

Researchers Identify Antibodies that Could Prevent Rare, Polio-Like Disease in Kids

Researchers have identified human antibodies that potentially can prevent a rare but devastating polio-like illness in children linked to a respiratory viral infection. The illness,...

Covid-19 Vaccine to be Ready Within One Year: WHO Chief

Scientists predict the world may have a Covid-19 vaccine within one year or even a few months earlier, said the Director-General of the World...

Covid-19 Pandemic is Growing as Lockdowns Ease Worldwide, Says WHO

The World Health Organization says the Covid-19 pandemic is still growing even as countries start to ease lockdowns and other restrictions. "The epidemic is now...

US to Eventually Make COVID-19 Vaccine Free for all

By Steve Baragona The Trump administration says it will make an eventual COVID-19 vaccine available for free to virtually anyone in the United States who...

EU to Ensure Equal Availablity of Covid-19 Vaccines Worldwide

The European Union called on the international community Wednesday to ensure potential coronavirus vaccines are equally available to all nations. In a video statement, EU...

WHO Hopes For 2 Billion Covid-19 Vaccine Doses by 2021 End

The World Health Organization’s (WHO) chief scientist said Thursday the agency hopes there will be about two billion doses of a vaccine against COVID-19...

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