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Young, healthy people may not get Covid vax until 2022: WHO

New Delhi, Oct 15 (IANS) World Health Organization (WHO) chief scientist Soumya Swaminathan on Thursday said that young and healthy people may have to...

After Sputnik V, Russia approves another Covid-19 vaccine: Putin

Moscow, Oct 14 (IANS) Russian President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday announced that the country has registered the second Covid-19 vaccine, according to media reports. Russia...

‘FELUDA’ test to roll out in next few weeks: Harsh Vardhan

New Delhi, Oct 11 (IANS) Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan on Sunday said that rollout of the indigenously-developed faster and cheaper "FELUDA" Covid-19 test...

UK launches clinical trial of BCG vaccine against Covid-19

London, Oct 11 (IANS) As part of a large-scale global trial, scientists in Britain have launched a study to test if the widely-used Bacillus...

Covid virus can survive on phone screens for 4 weeks: Study

Sydney, Oct 11 (IANS) SARS-CoV-2, the virus responsible for Covid-19 can remain infectious on surfaces for long periods of time as researchers at Commonwealth...

‘Sound of Infinity’ band on how water frequencies can heal

BY SIDDHI JAIN New Delhi, Oct 11 (IANSlife) Following the success of their healing song, Asias first musical healing band, 'Sound of Infinity' band,...

Study finds which pre-existing conditions may up Covid-19 death risk

New York, Oct 9 (IANS) In a major study on Covid-19 patients, researchers have confirmed that cardiovascular disease, hypertension, diabetes, congestive heart failure, chronic...

Have you tried intermittent fasting yet?

BY HONEY THAKER New Delhi, Oct 9 (IANSlife) Fasting has been practiced for centuries and it's one of the preferred ways to rid your body...

‘Ayurveda-based Covid protocol is not replacement to clinical SOP’

New Delhi, Oct 7 (IANS) The Ministry of Ayush clarified that the newly launched 'National Clinical Management Protocol based on Ayurveda and Yoga for...

HIV drug not effective for hospitalised Covid-19 patients: Lancet

London, Oct 6 (IANS) The drug combination lopinavir-ritonavir is not an effective treatment for patients admitted to hospital with Covid-19, according to the results...