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Online tool identifies COVID-19 patients at highest risk of deterioration

The tool assesses 11 measurements routinely collected from patients, including age, gender, and physical measurements (such as oxygen levels)

Published on 9th January 2021
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Human migration patterns are connected to Vitamin D deficiencies: Study

The study found that Vitamin D deficiency can cause a higher risk of mortality, from illnesses including cardiovascular disease, type 1 and type 2 diabetes, hypertension, and certain cancers

Published on 7th January 2021
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Fitness apps, wearable activity trackers boost physical activity levels: Study

Physical inactivity represents a leading cause of death worldwide and is thought to cost billions of dollars every year

Published on 26th December 2020
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Government says COVID-19 cases, deaths declining in India; cautions against any laxity

While there is a continuous increasing trend in COVID-19 cases and deaths globally, particularly in America and Europe and the situation in the world is becoming worrisome

Published on 15th December 2020
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Remdesivir may be highly effective against COVID-19: Study

The response to the COVID-19 pandemic has been hampered by the lack of effective antiviral drugs against SARS-CoV-2, the coronavirus that causes the disease

Published on 15th December 2020
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In a breakthrough study, University of Cambridge researchers claim Remdesivir is highly effective against COVID-19

Results from large clinical trials have been inconclusive and the World Health Organization (WHO) announced in October that the drug did not significantly reduce mortality rates

Published on 14th December 2020
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Here's how this 21-year-old from Jabalpur beat 5 lakh quizzers and became India's first Fact Champion

The critical social topics that were the focus area of the quiz include gender biases, population, climate change, health, animal welfare and more

Published on 8th December 2020
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Over 1 billion could be living in extreme poverty by 2030 due to pandemic: UN

The 'High Damage' scenario anticipates that 80 per cent of the COVID-induced economic crisis would persist in 10 years' time due to loss in productivity

Published on 6th December 2020
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Poor air quality can amplify the Coronavirus, lead to more COVID-19 cases: Study

The result suggests that high concentrations of particles less than 2.5 micrometres in size may modulate, or even amplify, the waves of SARS-CoV-2 contamination

Published on 29th November 2020
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Doctors perform rare robotic surgery to treat a woman with a tumour

The patient underwent a 'robotic distal pancreatectomy with splenectomy' to remove the tumour which was four centimetres in size

Published on 27th November 2020
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Pneumonia vaccine may reduce impact of COVID-19: University of Melbourne study

According to the researchers, rotavirus is severely contagious and the most common cause of diarrhoeal disease among infants and young children. It can even cause death in extreme cases

Published on 26th November 2020
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Researchers find people with eye disease, diabetes at 5-fold risk of severe Covid-19

The study investigated 187 people with diabetes (179 with type 2 diabetes and eight with type 1 diabetes) hospitalised with Covid-19

Published on 24th November 2020
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High blood sugar ups COVID-19 death risk in non-diabetics too: Study

The findings show patients with abnormally high glucose levels were more than twice as likely to die from the virus than those with normal readings

Published on 24th November 2020
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Union Edu Min Ramesh Pokhriyal launches AICTE's innovative education programme to empower women

Speaking at the event, the education minister emphasised on the necessity to impart quality education to our daughters to make them self-reliant, confident and successful

Published on 18th November 2020
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How COVID-19 may severely affect our offsprings

The study, published in the Journal of Developmental Origins of Health and Diseases, revealed that exposure to Covid-19 could pose a risk to the health and ageing of individuals who aren't even born 

Published on 14th November 2020

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