Tag: covid-19

PM Modi sends out key message as he takes Covaxin shot | India News

NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi was administered the first dose of Covid-19 vaccine on Monday. He also became the first person to be inoculated...

covid-19: Recipients will be told of vaccine name only at hospital

New Delhi: Guidelines for the next phase of Covid-19 vaccination issued to states on Friday make it clear that the recipients will only learn which...

Second phase of Covid-19 vaccination drive from March 1: All you need to know

(This story originally appeared in on Feb 26, 2021) India is all set to begin the second phase of Covid-19 vaccination drive that will cover...

Mental Health ‘Epidemic’ in Communities of Color

By Dennis Thompson HealthDay Reporter FRIDAY, Feb. 26, 2021 (HealthDay News) — Communities of color face a burgeoning wave of mental health problems as...

Rheumatoid Arthritis Meds May Help Fight Severe COVID

FRIDAY, Feb. 26, 2021 (HealthDay News) — Rheumatoid arthritis drugs may save lives of patients hospitalized with severe cases of COVID-19, according to a groundbreaking...

Pfizer-BioNTech Testing Booster of COVID Vaccine in New Trial

(Reuters) – Pfizer Inc and BioNTech SE said on Thursday they are testing a third dose of their COVID-19 vaccine to better understand the immune...

$52 Million Campaign to Push COVID Vaccinations

Feb. 25, 2021 — The Ad Council and COVID Collaborative launched a campaign on Thursday to encourage Americans to get a COVID-19 vaccine when one...

Very Low COVID Infection Rate Among Dental Hygienists

THURSDAY, Feb. 25, 2021 (HealthDay News) — Dental hygienists have a low rate of COVID-19, even though their jobs are considered high-risk, a new study...

Cinemas will reopen on March 1 in Mexico City and Edomex

Starting next Monday, Cinépolis theaters and independent cinemas will reopen, but not Cinemex. Grow Your Business, Not Your Inbox Stay informed and join our daily...

Masks Vital to Stopping COVID at Gyms

By Robin Foster HealthDay Reporter THURSDAY, Feb. 25, 2021 (HealthDay News) — If you think you can safely exercise without your mask in a...

View: Stop credit card tricks

The advent of digital payments held the prospect of limitless convenience and incomparable value. In less than a decade, under the aegis and encouragement of...

‘Planning early can result in higher wealth creation’

On a trip to Europe soon after their wedding in June 2018, travel enthusiasts Chintan Shah (31) and Ankita Kothari (29) ended up spending nearly...

Pregnant Women Face Higher Odds of COVID Infection

MONDAY, Feb. 22, 2021 (HealthDay News) — Pregnant women have high COVID-19 infection rates — especially women of color — and they should be near...

Irdai sets up panel to relook guidelines on information, cybersecurity

The Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority of India (Irdai) has formed a working group committee to relook its information and security guidelines amid the exponential...

COVID in Pregnancy, Higher Odds for ‘Preemie’ Delivery

WEDNESDAY, Feb. 24, 2021 (HealthDay News) — In this pandemic era, moms-to-be understandably worry about the risks COVID-19 might pose to their baby. A new...

Cancer Patients Worry Pandemic Will Impact Care

By Robert Preidt HealthDay Reporter WEDNESDAY, Feb. 24, 2021 (HealthDay News) — Battling cancer is tough in normal times, but many U.S. cancer survivors are...

Ways COVID Is Changing Americans’ Values

TUESDAY, Feb. 23, 2021 (HealthDay News) — As the COVID-19 pandemic transformed everyday lives in 2020, Americans began dwelling on a few key topics, sourdough...

How investors in debt MFs can navigate a rising yield scenario

Fund managers don’t expect this trend to continue and there is a distinct possibility that it may reverse, according to some of them. Here, we...

Private schools return to face-to-face classes on March 1 regardless of traffic light

“The color of the traffic light does not matter, private schools are going to open now,” said the president of the National Association of Private...

Transplant Patient Dies After Getting Covid-Infected Lungs

By JoNel Aleccia, Kaiser Health News Monday, February 22, 2021 (Kaiser News) — This story also ran on NBC News. It can be republished for...

Herd immunity is ‘very difficult’ to achieve in India, says AIIMS director Randeep Guleria

Herd immunity is “very difficult” to achieve and one should not think of it in “practical terms” in India, especially in the times of “variant...

Max Life outpaces pvt life insurance industry in Apr-Dec, expects over 11 pc biz growth in FY21: CEO

Outpacing the industry’s growth at 11 per cent during nine months to December 2020 amidst the pandemic, Max Life Insurance hopes to post even better...

All judges of Delhi HC to hold physical court hearings from March 15

The Delhi High Court on Saturday issued an office order stating that from March 15 all its judges would hold physical hearing of cases. The...

Severe COVID-19 Linked With Changes in Eyes

By Ernie Mundell and Robert Preidt HealthDay Reporters WEDNESDAY, Feb. 17, 2021 (HealthDay News) — Severe eye abnormalities have been found in the eyes...

Heart Damage Seen in Many Hospitalized With COVID

By Robert Preidt HealthDay Reporter FRIDAY, Feb. 19, 2021 (HealthDay News) — Heart damage was found in more than half of a group of hospitalized...