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No Need For A Booster Dose Against Covid-19 In Fully Vaccinated People, Says Lancet Study

No Need For A Booster Dose Against Covid-19 In Fully Vaccinated People, Says Lancet Study

Highlights: Covid-19 booster shots not recommended amid high vaccination efficacy: Study Countries such as France have begun to provide third shots to the elderly. According to new research published on Monday in The Lancet, vaccinations are…

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5 Easy Tips To Improve Eye Health And Maintaining Good Eyesight

5 Easy Tips To Improve Eye Health And Maintaining Good Eyesight

Highlights: Make sure you consume enough vitamins and minerals. Keep a check on your weight to avoid health risk associated with it. Quit smoking as it increases your risk of developing cataracts and age-related macular degeneration.…

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Silent And Painless Kidney Damage Found In Covid-19 Survivors: Study

Silent And Painless Kidney Damage Found In Covid-19 Survivors: Study

Highlights: Kidney damage or a decline in kidney function has been detected in COVID-19 patients who have recovered. Even non-hospitalized people with no renal issues have a nearly twofold increased chance of getting end-stage kidney…

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Drug Regulator Approves Study On Mixing Covaxin And Covishield

Drug Regulator Approves Study On Mixing Covaxin And Covishield

Highlights: Drugs Controller General of India has approved the study of mixing Covaxin and Covishield The study, as well as the clinical trials, will be conducted by the Christian Medical College A study focused on…

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Can Nasal COVID-19 Jabs Be Gamechanger? JMD Of Apollo Hospitals Says This

Can Nasal COVID-19 Jabs Be Gamechanger? JMD Of Apollo Hospitals Says This

Highlights: India is, currently, administering Covishield, Covaxin and Sputnik V COVID-19 vaccines for the inoculation drive Nasal COVID-19 vaccines are coming out and they could be a gamechanger as per experts Will the Nasal COVID-19…

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Anxiety, Burnout, PTSD Soars Among Indian Healthcare Workers In Covid Crisis

Anxiety, Burnout, PTSD Soars Among Indian Healthcare Workers In Covid Crisis

Highlights: Frontline health professionals’ mental health has been impacted by extended shifts, continuous exposure to risk, and absorbing secondary trauma. The stress that healthcare personnel face is worsened by the fact that they are responsible…

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What Is Green Fungus? Everything You Need To Know

What Is Green Fungus? Everything You Need To Know

Highlights:  After instances of Black Fungus, White Fungus & Green Fungus were reported in India, the country now has its first case of Green Fungus, also known as Aspergillosis. Aspergillosis, or green fungus, is an…

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Covishield Produces More Antibodies Than Covaxin, Claims Recent Study

Covishield Produces More Antibodies Than Covaxin, Claims Recent Study

Highlights: The goal of the study was to look at the antibody response in Indians after two full doses of Covishield and Covaxin. After two doses, both Covishield and Covaxin elicited a positive immune response:…

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Nestle India To Update Its Nutrition Strategy Of Its Entire Portfolio

Nestle India To Update Its Nutrition Strategy Of Its Entire Portfolio

Highlights: Nestle India to update its nutrition strategy The Financial Times news report revealed that over 60% of company’s mainstream food and drinks portfolio failed to meet recognised standards of health and nutrition The Swiss…

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Roche’s COVID-19 Drug Available In India, Know Price And If You Can Take It

Roche’s COVID-19 Drug Available In India, Know Price And If You Can Take It

Highlights: Roche’s COVID-19 drug now available in India The drug already has an Emergency Use Authorisation (EUA) in the US as well as many EU countries Know the price and if you can take this…