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Essential steps to catch COVID symptoms early in children

Essential steps to catch COVID symptoms early in children

During the second wave of the coronavirus pandemic, many cases of children getting infected from the deadly virus have been reported. It starts off with milder symptoms in kids but it gets severe if

Jun 13, 2021, 16:48 PM IST
Can you take COVID vaccine if you've allergy issues? Here's what experts say

Can you take COVID vaccine if you've allergy issues? Here's what experts say

People with allergies have continued to remain worried as to whether they should take the jabs. Doctors put their minds at ease.

Jun 13, 2021, 14:32 PM IST
FDA rejects emergency use authorisation for Covaxin in a setback for India-made jab

FDA rejects emergency use authorisation for Covaxin in a setback for India-made jab

FDA suggests Biologics Licence Application - a "full approval" mechanism by the FDA for drugs and vaccines - route for approval in the United States

Jun 11, 2021, 11:50 AM IST
Choose the right cooking oil to stay healthy

Choose the right cooking oil to stay healthy

Cooking oils are fats, and just like protein, carbohydrates, and vitamins, they are very important macronutrients.

Jun 10, 2021, 14:03 PM IST
Should you oil your belly button?

Should you oil your belly button?

 Your belly button has been medically proven to be related to various veins throughout your body, and oiling it can help you heal from a variety of ailments.

Jun 10, 2021, 13:05 PM IST
Monoclonal antibody therapy improves parameters in COVID patients in Delhi, offers a ray of hope

Monoclonal antibody therapy improves parameters in COVID patients in Delhi, offers a ray of hope

AtDelhi's Sir Ganga Ram Hospital,a monoclonal antibody cocktail was successfully used in two patients, who were showing fast progression of COVID-19 symptoms. Doctors at BLK-Max Hospital also claimed

Jun 10, 2021, 12:51 PM IST
Delta variant might cause infections despite Covishield, Covaxin shots: AIIMS study

Delta variant might cause infections despite Covishield, Covaxin shots: AIIMS study

According to separate studies by AIIMS and the National Centre for Disease Control, the 'delta' variant is capable of infecting people even after they have received both doses of the Covaxin or

Jun 10, 2021, 10:36 AM IST
Stop eating these food items before sleeping to keep obesity at bay!

Stop eating these food items before sleeping to keep obesity at bay!

The lockdown has also led people into binge eating - a cause of great worry as it can lead to obesity.

Jun 09, 2021, 14:32 PM IST
Decoded: How COVID-19 aerosols travel through our lungs

Decoded: How COVID-19 aerosols travel through our lungs

When we inhale isolated coronavirus particles, more than 65 per cent reach the deepest region of our lungs where damage to cells can lead to low blood oxygen levels, new research has discovered.

Jun 09, 2021, 11:54 AM IST
CO2 emissions at record high despite COVID-19 pandemic

CO2 emissions at record high despite COVID-19 pandemic

The Carbon dioxide (CO2) in the Earth's atmosphere has again peaked last month, reaching historic levels, according to a new report.

Jun 09, 2021, 11:37 AM IST
World Brain Tumour Day 2021: Here's how COVID-19 affects the brain

World Brain Tumour Day 2021: Here's how COVID-19 affects the brain

The coronavirus disrupts the oxygen flow in the body including the brain, resulting in blood-clotting and the hyper-inflammatory response of the immune system.

Jun 09, 2021, 08:01 AM IST
Post-COVID healing yoga asanas

Post-COVID healing yoga asanas

The ancient practice of yoga is known to offer scientifically proven solutions to many everyday problems both physical and mental. From increasing immunity to improving the function of vital organs

Jun 08, 2021, 15:16 PM IST
Exclusive: COVID-19 Third wave - 'majority of children to be asymptomatic or with mild symptom'

Exclusive: COVID-19 Third wave - 'majority of children to be asymptomatic or with mild symptom'

According to the Sero survey, children between the age group of 10 to 18 years would have the same type of infection as the adults had in the second wave.

Jun 08, 2021, 15:01 PM IST
How protein deficiency affects your body

How protein deficiency affects your body

The role of protein is commonly misunderstood and is usually associated with muscle gain. Protein has multiple benefits, ranging from metabolism to muscle synthesis.

Jun 07, 2021, 15:53 PM IST
Green tea might help tackle COVID: Indian-origin researcher

Green tea might help tackle COVID: Indian-origin researcher

As India continues to be ravaged by the coronavirus pandemic, a team of researchers is investigating how green tea could give rise to a drug capable of tackling COVID-19.

Jun 07, 2021, 14:57 PM IST
HIV positive woman carried COVID-19 for 216 days, the virus mutated 32 times inside her body!

HIV positive woman carried COVID-19 for 216 days, the virus mutated 32 times inside her body!

Researchers in South Africa have reported a potentially dangerous case of a 36 year old HIV positive woman who had carried COVID-19 virus in her body for a staggering 216 days. The virus mutated

Jun 07, 2021, 12:50 PM IST
Health benefits of Cardamom: From fighting ulcers to lowering blood pressure

Health benefits of Cardamom: From fighting ulcers to lowering blood pressure

Queen of spices or cardamom is used in both sweet and savoury food items to enhance its flavours. This Indian-origin spice is basically a small aromatic seed pod that has been used for a long time in

Jun 06, 2021, 20:06 PM IST
Why sleeping naked in sweltering summers may NOT be good for your health!

Why sleeping naked in sweltering summers may NOT be good for your health!

Learn why it's not advised to sleep naked during a heatwave and easy tips to get good night's sleep during summer.

Jun 04, 2021, 16:53 PM IST
How this Fertility clinic is helping Indian females to enjoy best of both the worlds through Fertility insurance

How this Fertility clinic is helping Indian females to enjoy best of both the worlds through Fertility insurance

Egg freezing provides the female with the same reproductive potential as their male counterparts . In the words of one researcher, egg freezing may be able to “bridge the gap between reproductive

Jun 03, 2021, 17:34 PM IST
Exclusive: Myths surrounding COVID-19 vaccination BUSTED - From is it safe for menstruating women to vaccine leading to infertility!

Exclusive: Myths surrounding COVID-19 vaccination BUSTED - From is it safe for menstruating women to vaccine leading to infertility!

Myths surrounding the COVID vaccine doing the rounds on social media have made people sceptical about getting jabbed.

Jun 03, 2021, 16:46 PM IST