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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...

Control Indoor Air Humidity to Contain Covid-19 Spread

An Indian-German team of scientists has found that the airborne transmission of Covid-19 virus via aerosol particles in the indoor environment seems to be...

Know Here About How Viruses Evade Immune System

New Zealand scientists have discovered more about how viruses operate and can evade the immune system. According to the study, published in the journal mBio,...

Plasma Therapy Treatment Safe, Effective for Covid Patients: Researchers

In an ongoing study of more than 300 Covid-19 patients treated with convalescent plasma therapy in the US, researchers suggest that the treatment is...

Covid-19 Patients with Cardiovascular Issues More Likely to Die: Researchers

In a major study, researchers have found that Covid-19 patients with cardiovascular comorbidities or risk factors are more likely to develop heart complications while...

Doctors Estimated 3 Folds Rise in Deaths of Patients During Lockdown Due to “Waitlist Mortality”

By Ashish Srivastava The nationwide lockdown imposed from March 24 has affected services across sectors, and key areas of medical care were also not left...

Coronavirus Doesn’t Directly Targets Taste Buds Cells in Patients: Study

Contrary to the previous findings, which stated that the novel coronavirus directly targets taste buds cells in Covid-19 patients, a new study has now...

Foods With Green Tea Extract Reduce Norovirus Risk

Adding green tea extract to prepared foods may lower the chances of catching the highly contagious norovirus, say, researchers. Norovirus is a very contagious virus...

Home Care Advices for Mild Covid-19 Cases

By Puja Gupta While the scare of the COVID-19 pandemic continues, citizens across the country have tested positive; some have been hospitalised while others have...

Fight China Virus With Better Immunity

By SALIL GEWALI One feels the COVID quarantine centers without the supply of immune boosters is like a kitchen without food. As per the findings...

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Birth Control Pills May Decrease Risk of Severe Asthma

Taking birth control pills may cut the risk of severe bouts of asthma in women of reproductive age with a respiratory condition, say, researchers. The...

Lockdown Does Not Curb Rise in Greenhouse Gas Emissions: UN Report

The World Meteorological Organization reports greenhouse gas emissions in the atmosphere continue to reach record levels despite COVID-19 lockdowns. The WMO has just released its annual Greenhouse Gas...

Millennials Spend Most of The Time on Smartphones

Would you give up nearly a decade of your life looking at your cellphone? Calculated by today’s usage, the average person spends a little over...

Innovation Important For Business Performance in India

Amid the pandemic, 77 percent of Indian organizations have found innovation to be critical or important to their performance and resilience, said a Microsoft...