A global flu outbreak continues to be a “serious and real” risk to human beings more than the ongoing Covid-19, according to infectious disease experts. According to Professor Michael Osterholm, director of the Center for Infectious Disease Research and Policy at the University of Minnesota, a global influenza outbreak could be far worse than the […]Continue Reading..
The Jammu and Kashmir administration made at least one dose of COVID-19 vaccine mandatory for people visiting malls and other public places. The order came into effect on Saturday (October 2). Besides malls, adults have to be partially vaccinated to enter places including government offices and restaurants in Jammu. “First dose of COVID vaccine shall […]Continue Reading..
Union Minister of State for Health Bharati Pravin Pawar said on Friday that the World Health Organisation (WHO) is expected to grant the emergency use authorisation (EUA) to Covaxin soon. However, the WHO approval for the EUA to Covid-19 vaccine, Covaxin, is likely to be delayed as per international public health agency. “There is a […]Continue Reading..
Public Sector Banks are providing personal loans up to 5 lakh for Covid-19 treatment. An individual can use the amount for Covid-19 treatment for self or family members. The State Bank of India offers Covid-19 treatment personal loans at 8.5% interest. The minimum loan amount is Rs. 25000/- with a maximum of 5years tenure, says […]Continue Reading..
Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR)-COVID-19 National Task Force Joint Monitoring Group dropped the usage of Ivermectin and Hydroxychloroquine (HCQ) drugs from revised clinical guidelines for the management of adult COVID-19 patients. However, the new guidelines mention the use of Remdesivir and Tocilizumab in specific circumstances. Among the key guidelines which are routinely stressed […]Continue Reading..
CoWIN has developed a new API called ‘Know Your Customer’s/Client’s Vaccination Status’, or KYC-VS, which will enable a verifying entity to know whether a person has been vaccinated against coronavirus or not, the Union Health Ministry said on Friday. Over 72 crore vaccine doses have been administered since the vaccination campaign against COVID-19 was flagged off […]Continue Reading..
New Delhi: With India eyeing the goal to vaccinate all adults by the end of this year, the government today introduced a new facility to book vaccine slots using WhatsApp. “Paving a new era of citizen convenience. Now, book COVID-19 vaccine slots easily on your phone within minutes,” tweeted Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya […]Continue Reading..
Delta Air Lines has made a big announcement regarding the employees of the company. The company has made it mandatory for employees to take both doses of the vaccine. Along with this, it has been announced to charge 15 thousand rupees every month on the employees for not getting the vaccine (Covid-19 Vaccine). This decision […]Continue Reading..
When her 12-year-old son became eligible to receive a Covid-19 vaccination in June, Stephanie Martin hesitated. She wanted to see more long-term data on the vaccine’s safety for children. Hearing about friends’ children who experienced some side effects reinforced her desire to wait. In recent weeks she has started to reconsider. She has seen news […]Continue Reading..
To ease the process of getting the Covid-19 vaccination certificate, The Union Health Ministry has informed that the Covid-19 vaccination certificate can be obtained on WhatsApp within seconds. On Sunday, the office of Union Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya tweet says that “Revolutionising common man’s life using technology! Now get the #COVID19 vaccination certificate through MyGov Corona […]Continue Reading..