Tag: Vaccine

Corona vaccination appointment via WhatsApp? Here’s the truth – ET HealthWorld

Mumbai: The Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare on Monday warned citizens against falling prey to fake news surrounding coronavirus and the vaccination drive. It shared the poster of an advertisement that claimed that people could book their vaccination slots via the social networking app WhatsApp. It also falsely claimed there was a phone […]

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Coronavirus live updates | India overtakes Brazil as world’s second worst-hit country

Even as the country reported more than 1.5 lakh cases for the second straight day on April 11, the Centre prohibited the exports of injection Remdesivir and Remdesivir Active Pharmaceutical Ingredients (API) stating that there has been a sudden spike in demand for injection Remdesivir used in the treatment of COVID-19 patients. “India is witnessing […]

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European Medicines Agency issues post-vax adverse-event alert for medics – ET HealthWorld

The safety committee of the European Medicines Agency (EMA) has asked those receiving the AstraZeneca vaccine (called Covishield in India) and medical professionals to look out for cases of unusual blood clots with low platelets, a rare adverse event with the vaccine. It warned that though the chances of occurrence were very low, people ought […]

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वैक्सीन का पहला डोज लेने वालों को क्या ज्यादा हो जाता है बीमारी का खतरा, जानिए FB पोस्ट में हो रहे दावे का सच

फेसबुक पर पोस्ट शेयर किए जा रहे हैं जिसमें दावा किया जा रहा है कि वैक्सीन की पहली खुराक लेने के बाद कोविड-19 संक्रमण का जोखिम ज्यादा हो जाएगा. हालांकि दुनिया भर के विशेषज्ञ बता चुके हैं कि कोविड-19 की वैक्सीन लेने के बाद व्यक्ति वायरस के Source link

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Delhi: Occupancy rate stays low in govt hospitals – ET HealthWorld

New Delhi: The capital recorded its second-highest single-day tally of Covid-19 with 8,521 more people testing positive on Friday. This is just 72 short of the highest single-day figure of 8,593 cases reported on November 11, 2020. The total cases have reached 7,06,526, while the death toll has hit 11,196 with 39 fresh fatalities. In […]

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Why Are Some Testing Positive for Covid-19 Despite Getting Vaccinated? All you Need to Know

As India undertakes its third phase of vaccination in full force, the resurgence of coronavirus infections among vaccinated individuals has raised concern. Dr RK Dhiman, Director of Sanjay Gandhi Post Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences (SGPGIMS), and his wife had tested positive three days ahead of Holi, despite having received both doses of the vaccine. […]

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180 died after jabs till Mar 31, 75% within three days of shot – ET HealthWorld

A presentation made to the National AEFI (adverse event following immunisation) Committee on March 31 recorded that there had been 180 deaths till that time and three-fourths of the deaths happened within three days of the shot. In other serious adverse events too, the overwhelming majority took place in the three-day window. Even as AEFI […]

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Kolkata: City hosps, corporates race to set up office jab centres – ET HealthWorld

Kolkata: With the Centre allowing vaccination at workplaces from Sunday, city hospitals have started preparatory work while they wait for a go-ahead from the state health department. Many are hopeful of launching workplace vaccination centres by next week. “We have already initiated talks with at least 100 corporate houses. We can start setting up workplace […]

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India’s Serum Institute asks government for $403 million to boost AstraZeneca vaccine output – ET HealthWorld

New Delhi: The Serum Institute of India, the world’s biggest vaccine manufacturer, has asked the government for a grant of 30 billion rupees ($402.97 million) to increase its capacity to make AstraZeneca‘s Covid-19 vaccine. It is seeking the money to ramp up monthly production to more than 100 million doses by the end of May, […]

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Anurag Kashyap and Anubhav Sinha receive first dose of COVID-19 vaccine : Bollywood News – Bollywood Hungama

Filmmakers Anurag Kashyap and Anubhav Sinha received the first dose of the COVID-19 vaccine. Amid the pandemic, the rollout of the vaccine has begun in the country for senior citizens and for people above 45 years of age. Earlier this week, Shefali Shah, Sonu Sood, Jimmy Shergill, Renuka Shahane, and Ashutosh Rana also got vaccinated. […]

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