WHO authorises China's CanSinoBIO COVID-19 vaccine
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WHO authorises China's CanSinoBIO COVID-19 vaccine

Convidecia was found to have 64 per cent efficacy against symptomatic disease and 92 per cent efficacy against severe COVID-19, the WHO said

Ikaria Lean Belly Juice Reviews – Can You Really Lose Weight With This Bizarre Drink?
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Ikaria Lean Belly Juice Reviews – Can You Really Lose Weight With This Bizarre Drink?

It is a breakthrough formula created in a powdered form to ease its usage.

After UK and Europe, rare monkeypox case found in US: What you must know about the virus
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After UK and Europe, rare monkeypox case found in US: What you must know about the virus

Monkeypox was first discovered in 1958 when two outbreaks of a pox-like disease occurred in colonies of monkeys kept for research. This year, nine cases have been detected in United Kingdom, while Portugal has reported another 20

Why preparation for the next pandemic needs One Health approach implementation in letter and spirit
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Why preparation for the next pandemic needs One Health approach implementation in letter and spirit

COVID-19 is not the last pandemic, and the next ones are quite likely, unless we come together to prevent it

COVID-19: 393 new cases, 2 more deaths in Delhi, positivity rate 3.35 %
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COVID-19: 393 new cases, 2 more deaths in Delhi, positivity rate 3.35 %

Delhi had reported 377 new Covid cases and one more death on Monday, while the positivity rate was 3.37 percent

Controlling hypertension is essential to preventing kidney failure
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Controlling hypertension is essential to preventing kidney failure

Uncontrolled Hypertension, a common disorder, is associated with increased long-term risk of several severe health conditions

World Hypertension Day: Why Metabolic Syndrome can lead to heart disease
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World Hypertension Day: Why Metabolic Syndrome can lead to heart disease

World Hypertension Day: Metabolic Syndrome increases the risk of developing more serious chronic conditions such as cardiovascular diseases, hypertension or diabetes

World Hypertension Day: Prevalence of hypertension in youngsters is rising; here's why
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World Hypertension Day: Prevalence of hypertension in youngsters is rising; here's why

World Hypertension Day: High blood pressure can quietly damage the body for years before symptoms develop

Ramp up Covid vaccination drive for children aged 12-14 years: UP CM to officials
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Ramp up Covid vaccination drive for children aged 12-14 years: UP CM to officials

So far, over 2,36,01,148 children in the age group of 15-17 years and over 77,68,203 children in the aged 12-14 have been administered vaccine doses in Uttar Pradesh

World Hypertension Day: How high blood pressure has become leading cause of kidney diseases
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World Hypertension Day: How high blood pressure has become leading cause of kidney diseases

World Hypertension Day: When the function of the kidneys begins to fail, they can cause a further increase in blood pressure

World Hypertension Day: Why blood pressure and heart have mercurial relationship
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World Hypertension Day: Why blood pressure and heart have mercurial relationship

World Hypertension Day: While high blood pressure itself may be a relatively silent and inconspicuous disorder, it is arguably the commonest risk factor for heart diseases

Hyderabad-based CCMB announces first potential mRNA COVID vaccine
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Hyderabad-based CCMB announces first potential mRNA COVID vaccine

Dr N Madhusudan Rao, CEO of Atal Incubation Centre at Centre for Cellular and Molecular Biology, said the mRNA platform has an advantage of flexibility unlike other vaccine platforms

Biological E's Corbevax price cut to Rs 250 per dose for private centres
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Biological E's Corbevax price cut to Rs 250 per dose for private centres

Earlier, in private vaccination centres the overall cost to end-users of the vaccine was Rs 990 a dose, including taxes and administration charges

From skin lesions to tinnitus, four strange COVID-19 symptoms you might not have heard about
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From skin lesions to tinnitus, four strange COVID-19 symptoms you might not have heard about

Emerging data is increasingly showing us that COVID-19 symptoms can go beyond what you might expect from a regular cold or a flu

New Zealand prime minister Jacinda Ardern tests positive for COVID-19
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New Zealand prime minister Jacinda Ardern tests positive for COVID-19

She has already been in isolation since last Sunday, when her partner Clarke Gayford tested positive

US marks millionth COVID-19 death; ‘each an irreplaceable loss’, says President Joe Biden
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US marks millionth COVID-19 death; ‘each an irreplaceable loss’, says President Joe Biden

The announcement comes as world leaders attend a global virtual COVID summit focused on efforts to bring the pandemic under control and prepare for future health emergencies

New Thalassemia treatment techniques both encouraging and deterring: Here's why
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New Thalassemia treatment techniques both encouraging and deterring: Here's why

The management and treatment of thalassemia patients depend on the extent of severity

'Half of COVID-19 survivors show one symptom even two years after infection'
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'Half of COVID-19 survivors show one symptom even two years after infection'

According to a Lancet study, fatigue or muscle weakness were the symptoms most often reported and fell from 52 per cent at six months to 30 per cent at two years

Bharat Biotech consortium gets Rs 149 crore funding to develop 'variant proof' COVID vaccine
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Bharat Biotech consortium gets Rs 149 crore funding to develop 'variant proof' COVID vaccine

Bharat Biotech Chairman Krishna Ella said while the current vaccines are safe and effective against presently known variants, it is imperative that there is a focus on innovation for multi-epitope vaccines, where a single vaccine can protect against all future variants

Five healthy food habits that can help during pregnancy if you have a history of PCOS
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Five healthy food habits that can help during pregnancy if you have a history of PCOS

This condition refers to a hormonal disorder at reproductive age that affects the menstrual cycle