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Humidity From Masks May Lessen Severity Of Covid19

The humidity created inside the mask, which we wear to protect ourselves from getting or spreading SARS-CoV-2, can also help in combating Covid-19 as...

Combining Cloth And Medical Masks Can Reduce Exposure To Virus

The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has recently conducted experiments to improve the fit of masks amid the Covid-19 pandemic, suggesting...

Chemotherapy Lowers Immunity Making Patients More Susceptible To Covid-19 Infection

The impact of the pandemic has been disastrous for many, including cancer patients, as health experts on Thursday stressed that chemotherapy treatment decreases the...

Hard Hitting Documentary Nails Chinese Misinformation On Virus

Forewarned is forearmed. This was exactly what China suppressed when it came to the breakout of the Covid-19 pandemic in Wuhan and other parts...

Latest Study Suggests Digestive Tract Bacteria Affects Severity of COVID infections in The Body

A new study indicates the kind of bacteria found in a person’s digestive tract can affect the severity of coronavirus infections and the body’s...

Here’s Why Holding Breath May increase COVID infection Risk

Researchers, at the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Madras, have found that the process of COVID virus-laden droplets being transported into deep lung increases...

All You Need To Know About The New Coronavirus Strain

Just when our hopes about the vaccine for COVID19 were becoming a reality, the UK government announced the discovery of a highly contagious new...

Research Explains Severe Virus Attacks On Lungs

A team of Swedish researchers has revealed how different kinds of immune cells, called macrophages, develop in the lungs, and which of them may...

Chemical Compounds In Green Tea And Dark Chocolate Can Block The Virus

In a unique study, researchers have claimed that chemical compounds in foods or beverages like green tea, muscadine grapes, and dark chocolate can bind...

Why True Loss Of Smell, Taste A Godsend For Many Covid19 Patients

Amid the growing Covid-19 scare is light at the end of the tunnel. If you experience true loss of smell and taste along with...

Influenza Risk to Kids and Pregnant Women in Pandemic: WHO

Experts from the World Health Organization (WHO) have highlighted the influenza risk for children and pregnant women during the COVID-19 pandemic, calling for strong...

Nanoparticle Vaccine Candidate Produces COVID Antibodies

An innovative nanoparticle vaccine candidate for the COVID-19 virus produces virus-neutralizing antibodies in mice at levels 10X greater than is seen in people who...

Covid-19 Prevents The Formation Of New Red Blood Cells

SARS-CoV-2, the virus responsible for Covid-19, may not only damage key red blood cells but also prevent the formation of new ones, says a...

Hospital Floors Being Main Place of Bacteria Accumulation

The floors of hospital rooms are quickly and frequently contaminated with antibiotic-resistant bacteria within hours of patient admission, creating a route of transfer of...

Scientists Detect Antibodies that Target SARS-CoV-2 in Covid Patients

Researchers, including one of Indian-origin, have documented the persistence of antibodies that target SARS-CoV-2 in hundreds of patients with Covid-19 at least three months...

26 Animals Could be Susceptible to SARS-CoV-2: Study

26 animals that come in regular contact with people may be vulnerable to SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes Covid-19, says a study. The researchers found...

Lower Zinc Levels in Blood Linked to Higher Death Risk in Covid Patients: Study

In a major study, researchers have found that having a lower level of zinc in the blood is associated with a poorer outcome in...

The Safety Of Workers Depend On Viral Transport Medium

As the healthcare personnel -- especially sample collectors -- who are getting infected increasingly and putting their life at risk, experts on Sunday have...

Cause of Common Cold May Help Prevent Influenza: Study

Rhinovirus, the most frequent cause of common cold is capable of preventing the flu virus from infecting airways by jump-starting the body's immune defences,...

Dialysis Patients at Higher Covid-19 Risk: Study

It's widely known fact that Covid-19 can spread rapidly among residents in nursing homes and now, Johns Hopkins study shows people receiving hemo dialysis...

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With Current Climate Pledges, Global Emissions in 2030 Will Only Be 1% Lower

A United Nations Climate Change report has warned that with all current climate pledges, global emissions in 2030 will only be one per cent...

Does B-Town Link Women’s Beauty With Fair Skin? AI Analysis Reveals Truth!

For Bollywood, beautiful women have fair skin, according to an Artificial Intelligence (AI)-based computer analysis which reveals that conception of beauty has remained consistent...

Smartphones May Help To Detect Early-Warning Signs of Glaucoma

Smartphones, often blamed for eye strains and other problems, can also come to your aid as researchers have found that these devices could be...

Google To Test AI Technology For Boosting Maternal Health

Researchers from Google Research and IIT Madras have designed an AI technology that could provide an indication of women who are at risk of...