Disease(Search results - 263)
Top StoriesJul 22, 2021, 1:40 PM IST
Missing out on COVID deaths unlikely with robust reporting system in place: Centre
Given the robust and statute-based death registration system in India, while some cases could go undetected as per the principles of infectious disease and its management, missing out on the deaths is unlikely, the Union Health Ministry said.
HealthJul 19, 2021, 8:37 PM IST
The world is now talking of Monkey B Virus; Here is what you should know
As the world continues to combat Coronavirus and its evolving variants, a new viral infection has been reported in China.
Top StoriesJul 11, 2021, 9:49 PM IST
Kerala's Zika virus case tally goes up to 18 as three more test positive
The three new cases include a 22-month-old toddler, a 46-year-old man and a 29-year-old health worker.
Top StoriesJul 9, 2021, 9:17 AM IST
Not just COVID, Kerala now faces Zika virus scare as 24-year-old pregnant woman tests positive
A 24-year-old pregnant woman from Kerala showing symptoms like fever, headache, rashes on skin has rattled Kerala as NIV confirmed it as Zika virus sending the state into tizzy. Zika virus is a mosquito borne disease and there is no specific treatment so far.
Positive StoriesJul 6, 2021, 8:31 AM IST
Kerala raises 18 crore Rupees in 2 days for Muhammed
After Asianet News reports the story, help poured in for one-and-a-half-year-old Muhammed with a rare genetic disease called Spinal muscular atrophy
HealthJul 5, 2021, 1:13 PM IST
When will Coronavirus end? Here's the answer
WHO Technical Lead and Infectious Disease Epidemiologist Maria Van Kerkhove responds to the question that is being asked worldwide today.
United KingdomJul 5, 2021, 10:21 AM IST
5-month-old baby girl in UK 'turning to stone' due to extremely rare condition
The parents of a five-month-old baby girl who is "turning to stone" due to an extremely rare genetic condition are warning other families to look for potential signs.
CoronavirusJul 2, 2021, 10:45 AM IST
Expert Advice: Are vaccines effective against Delta variant?
WHO's Chief Scientist Dr Soumya Swaminathan clarifies that all of the WHO emergency-use listed vaccines protect against developing severe disease, hospitalization and death due to the Delta variant.
Top StoriesJun 30, 2021, 12:36 PM IST
Coronavirus: India reports 45,951 new cases, recovery rate improves to 96.92%
The active cases further declined to 5,37,064 comprising 1.77% of the total infections, while the national Covid-19 recovery rate has improved to 96.92%.
Top StoriesJun 30, 2021, 10:09 AM IST
Covaxin ‘effectively neutralises’ Alpha, Delta COVID-19 variants, says top US Health Institute
Covaxin, along with the Oxford University-AstraZeneca shot, has been used since the beginning of India's nationwide vaccine drive against the viral disease on January 16.
LifestyleJun 23, 2021, 5:43 PM IST
Natural remedies: Amazing ways you can put garlic oil into use
Garlic can be consumed in many forms or even made into oil. Garlic oil has been proved to bring down the risk of cardiovascular diseases by regulating blood pressure and high cholesterol.
Top StoriesJun 23, 2021, 4:21 PM IST
Ramdev moves SC seeking stay of proceedings in multiple FIRs against him over his allopathy remarks
Ramdev had come under sharp criticism after a video of him describing modern medicine 'allopathy' as a "stupid science" surfaced on media.
Top StoriesJun 21, 2021, 10:07 AM IST
COVID-19: Andhra Pradesh sets new record with 13.59 lakh people vaccinated in a day
In a major milestone for Andhra Pradesh, health officials vaccinated more than a million people in a single day against the coronavirus disease (Covid-19) on Sunday.
HealthJun 8, 2021, 6:28 PM IST
Explained: Aduhelm, the new drug to treat Alzheimer's disease
The drug has been approved using the FDA's 'accelerated approval' method which basically provides patients early access to the medicine while further research and final clinical trials continue.