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United StatesJan 12, 2021, 10:45 AM IST
US President-elect Joe Biden gets second dose of COVID-19 vaccine
Only around 9 million Covid-19 vaccine doses have been injected out of some 25.5 million first doses of vaccines that have been shipped out to hospitals, clinics and nursing homes across the country, according to official data.
LifestyleJan 8, 2021, 5:24 PM IST
How working women can avoid breast cancer
Working women are at increased risk of breast cancer due to work-related stress, exposure to toxins at work, delayed childbearing, etc. Dr Ashwin Rajagopal, Consultant for Surgical Oncology at Manipal Hospitals in Bengaluru's Whitefield explains the importance of early breast cancer detection and the ways to reduce the risk of breast cancer in working women.
United StatesJan 7, 2021, 10:57 AM IST
Coronavirus: US turning blind eye to contagious new virus variant, warn scientists
The new coronavirus variant has the potential to explode in the next few weeks, putting new pressures on American hospitals, some of which are already near the breaking point.
United StatesDec 30, 2020, 5:38 PM IST
California nurse tests COVID-19 positive a week after receiving Pfizer vaccine
A nurse who works at two different local hospitals, Matthew W., said in a Facebook post on December 18 that he had received the Pfizer vaccine, telling the ABC News affiliate that his arm was sore for a day but that he had suffered no other side-effects.
Top StoriesDec 28, 2020, 10:01 AM IST
Rajinikanth's December 31 announcement may not happen, actor on complete bed rest
Three days after he was hospitalised in Hyderabad with severe hypertension and exhaustion, superstar Rajinikanth has returned home in Chennai.
EntertainmentDec 25, 2020, 1:34 PM IST
Superstar Rajinikanth hospitalised in Hyderabad
Superstar Rajinikanth has been hospitalised in Hyderabad where he was shooting since the last 10 days for his next movie 'Annaatthe'.
LifestyleDec 24, 2020, 1:26 PM IST
Gaining weight while working from home? Here's what you MUST do
Coronavirus pandemic has profoundly affected many aspects of our lives, including our eating habits and exercising schedules, which has directly contributed to weight gain within the Indian population, particularly among women, says Dr Sumit Talwar, HoD and Consultant for bariatric surgery and general surgery at Manipal Hospitals in Old Airport Road, Bengaluru.
Coronavirus WorldDec 22, 2020, 3:50 PM IST
'Lethality of new Coronavirus strain is not yet confirmed'
The new strain of Coronavirus that originated in the United Kingdom has triggered apprehensions about a new wave of infections. Here's a quick update from Dr Raghavendra M K, Consultant Pulmonologist at the Manipal Hospitals in Jayanagar, Bengaluru on the new strain of the virus
LifestyleDec 18, 2020, 3:10 PM IST
Must-have food for moms-to-be
The growing foetus in the womb requires adequate nutrition from the mother to grow and thrive optimally. Maternal nutrition is thus a key determining factor in reducing the risk of many birth defects in newborn babies. Ms Nabanita Saha, Chief Clinical Dietician, Manipal Hospitals, Old Airport Road, Bengaluru lists the vital food items that are must for a pregnant women's diet.
Top StoriesDec 18, 2020, 12:39 PM IST
Coronavirus: SC directs all states to carry out fire safety audit of dedicated COVID-19 hospitals
A bench headed by Justice Ashok Bhushan said that those hospitals, whose fire NOC has expired, will have to get it renewed within four weeks.
LifestyleDec 16, 2020, 3:21 PM IST
Don't ignore heart's warning signs this winter
The onset of winters brings with it health issues one must never ignore. Among those is the risk of cardiac issues. While you need to take precautions in a cold environment, precautions are especially needed if you have a heart problem. Dr Davinder Singh Chadha, professor and senior consultant-cardiology at Manipal Hospitals in Old Airport Road, Bengaluru gives you more insight.
United KingdomDec 7, 2020, 9:51 AM IST
Coronavirus: UK gears up for vaccination plan as the world takes note
Final checks were taking place on Sunday on the deliveries of the coronavirus vaccine developed by American drugmaker Pfizer and Germany’s BioNTech before its rollout to hospitals across the UK in super-cold containers.
World NewsDec 3, 2020, 7:52 AM IST
U.S Covid-19 situation grim, death toll may touch 450000 'by February'
The number of Covid-19 patients in US hospitals has exceeded 100,000 for the first time, nearly double the peak from the first wave. At 2,658, the United States has witnessed the highest single-day reporting of new coronavirus deaths since the pandemic began.
India NewsDec 1, 2020, 10:33 AM IST
WB government to start free ambulance service for road accident victims
To help save lives of road accident victims by taking them to nearby hospitals as fast as possible, West Bengal government will soon start a free-ambulance service. The Health Department is in talks with the Public Works Department (PWD), police, and the transport department regarding the launch of free ambulance service for road accident victims.
LifestyleNov 30, 2020, 4:27 PM IST
Doctor's Advice: You can't cheat while on Keto diet
A ketogenic diet is a very low carb, moderate protein and high-fat diet and provides many benefits if done rightly. Here's Nabanita Saha, chief clinical dietician at the Manipal Hospitals, giving you a lowdown on Keto diet.