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Covid antibodies last at least nine months after infection, study finds – ET HealthWorld

(Seth Pincus, Elizabeth Fischer, Austin Athman/National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases/NIH via AP) LONDON: Antibody levels remain high nine months after infection with SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes Covid-19, whether symptomatic or asymptomatic, according to a study published on Monday that analysed data from an entire Italian town. Researchers from the University of Padua […]

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.3 करोड़ बच्चों को नहीं लग पायी वैक्सीन

कोरोना महामारी का कहर जीवन के हर क्षेत्र पर पड़ा है. यहां तक कि इसने बच्चे को भी नहीं छोड़ा है. कोरोना महामारी के कारण 2020 में 2.3 करोड़ बच्चों को जीवनरक्षक टीका नहीं लगाया गया. इससे भविष्य में इन बच्चों पर खतरा पैदा हो सकता है. ये बच्चे सामान्य टीकाकरण कार्यक्रम के तहत जरूरी […]

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Nasal Covid vaccine prevents disease, transmission in animals: Study – ET HealthWorld

A new single-dose, intranasal COVID-19 vaccine fully protects mice against lethal infection, and also blocks transmission of the SARS-CoV-2 virus in ferrets, a study has shown. The new vaccine, described in the journal Science Advances, is administered through a nasal spray similar to those commonly used to vaccinate against influenza. This new method is unlike […]

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Is New Delta Plus Variant a Pandora Box? – ET HealthWorld

The new Delta Plus variant is characterised by increased infectivity, higher transmissibility rate or resistance to vaccines and treatment it’s tagged as a Variant of Concern (VoC) and its impact on Indian population is still unfolding. Experts cite that the virus, being more virulent, is heeding a clarion call to the healthcare segment to collectively […]

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India plans $6.8 billion program to boost health infrastructure – ET HealthWorld

India is considering offering as much as 500 billion rupees ($6.8 billion) of credit incentives to boost health care infrastructure in the nation hit by the coronavirus pandemic, according to people familiar with the matter. The program will allow companies to access funds for ramping up hospital capacity or medical supplies with the government acting […]

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Coronavirus | By July or early August, will have enough COVID-19 vaccine to inoculate 1 crore people a day: Centre

It also said that mixing vaccines is not a protocol till further update and there is no change in the schedule of the two-dose Covishield and Covaxin vaccines The Centre on Tuesday said that by July or early August, there will be enough COVID-19 vaccine to inoculate one crore people a day. It also said […]

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क्या कोरोना वायरस चीन से आया है, बाइडेन ने खुफिया विभाग से 90 दिन के अंदर पता लगाने को कहा

दो दिन पहले ही अमेरिका के प्रमुख वायरस विशेषज्ञ एंथनी फाउसी ने कहा था कि हम यह बात मानने को तैयार नहीं है कि कोरोना वायरस इंसानों द्वारा तैयार नहीं किया गया है. अब अमेरिकी राष्ट्रपति जो बाइडेन ने अमेरिकी खुफिया विभाग को स्पष्ट निर्देश दे दिया है कि वह 90 दिनों के अंदर यह […]

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India 2021- IAQ – Need of the hour for the nation – ET HealthWorld

by Dinesh SemwalMD at Ensavior Technologies There is a grotesqueness that’s engulfing India today as the population at mass is pleading breathlessly to survive. The nation that once used to display colors of various festivals is today filled with emptiness and endless funerals. The things that are happening around will etch in our minds permanently. […]

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More People Opt for Online Attendance of Rituals and Ceremonies as Corona Fear Engulfs Nation

As the second wave of the Covid-19 pandemic brings heart-rending scenes across the country with the sudden departure of a family member, close family members and friends are relying heavily on online modes to say a final goodbye to their closed ones. Recently, an online ritual of a funeral in the West Godavari district’s Bhimavaram […]

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Situation Improving, Says Kejriwal at High-level Covid Review Meet

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Friday chaired a high-level meeting to review the Covid-19 situation in the national capital. The meeting was also attended by Deputy Chief Minsiter Manish Sisodia, Health Minister Satyendar Jain, and all the district magistrates. During the meeting, Kejriwal pointed out that Delhi’s precarious situation with regard to the availability […]

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