Category: Health And Fitness

Indian double viral mutation cause for global concern

India’s B.1.617 variant contains two mutations linked to increased transmissibility and ability to evade our immune system With more than 300,000 new Covid cases a day and hospitals and crematoria facing collapse, Director-General of the World Health Organization Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus has called the situation in India “beyond heartbreaking.” India’s government has blamed the people for not following Covid-safe […]

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Check out the latest COVID 19 restrictions by Maharashtra Govt: State releases new guidelines

The new COVID-19 guidelines will be in effect till March 31 to curb the spread of coronavirus in Maharashtra. Amid a surge in COVID-19 confirmed cases, the Maharashtra government on Monday (March 15, 2021) issued stricter guidelines. The new order will be in effect till March 31 to curb the spread of coronavirus in the state. “All […]

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Navi Mumbai civic chief urges all health workers to get vaccinated as turnout is poor

After the turnout of healthcare workers for vaccination goes down, the Navi Mumbai Municipal Corporation (NMMC) commissioner has written to all the doctors asking to sensitise their staff to get vaccinated After the turnout of healthcare workers for vaccination goes down, the Navi Mumbai Municipal Corporation (NMMC) commissioner has written to all the doctors asking […]

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Covaxin and Covishield: All we need to know about India’s Covid vaccines

Less than a week after launching the world’s largest inoculation drive, India has shipped tens of thousands of free doses of Covid-19 vaccines to neighbouring countries in what is being widely described as “vaccine diplomacy”. India’s drug regulator has given the green light to Covishield (the local name for the Oxford-AstraZeneca vaccine developed in the […]

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