Coronavirus News Updates: India sees highest single-day spike of 2021 with 43,846 new cases; night curfew in eight Rajasthan cities
As India witnessed the highest daily tally of COVID-19 cases this year, the Union Health Ministry said on Sunday that Maharashtra, Kerala, Punjab, Karnataka, Gujarat and Madhya Pradesh account for 83.14 percent of the new infections
India reports less than 10,000 new COVID-19 cases, tally rises to 1.06 crore; recovery rate now 96.9%
The country’s toll rose by 117 to 1,53,587. The number of active cases stood at 1,77,266, while the recoveries reached 1,03,45,985
The daily coronavirus infections fell below 14,000 for the second time this month taking India's COVID-19 caseload to 1,05,71,773
Coronavirus News Updates: Less than 50% of beneficiaries turn up for COVID-19 vaccination in Andhra Pradesh today
Coronavirus News Updates: According to data released by the health department, only 13,041 healthcare workers got the COVID-19 vaccine across the state against the target of 27,233 for the day
The new cases have been identified at the National Institute of Virology in Pune and the patients close contacts have also been put under quarantine
Coronavirus News Updates: In a statement, the state government said the dry run will start at 10 am in three urban and as many rural sites with a minimum of two sessions
The Centre also noted there is no evidence that current COVID-19 vaccines will fail to protect against the SARS-CoV-2 mutants reported from the UK or South Africa.
Amid fears of new coronavirus variant, MHA says strict COVID-19 guidelines to be followed till 31 Jan
The MHA in a statement said that containment zones need to continue to be demarcated carefully and asked states and UTs to actively support central authorities in the preparations for an expected vaccination drive
'COVID-19 situation out of control': SC seeks status report from Delhi, Maharashtra, Gujarat and Assam
The apex court also questioned Gujarat over its policy of marriage celebration during the pandemic, saying cases are rising there and situation has worsened in the state after Delhi and Maharashtra
The study found that patients with high viral load are at increased risk of having severe symptoms and their risk of dying or being intubated is twice that of the patients with less viral load irrespective of their age, comorbidities and severity of illness
The study said a 25-year old male patient was infected with two distinct SARS-CoV-2 variants within a 48-day time frame, while testing negative in between the infections
Age does not increase susceptibility to COVID-19, but likely to effect severity of infection, study suggests
A group of scientists claim that age may not be linked to COVID-19 susceptibility after all. However, the claim that older people may be at risk of developing severe disease and dying of COVID-19 if they get it still holds true.
Shorter time between symptom onset and hospitalisation associated with severe COVID-19 symptoms, finds study
The results of the study showed that after ECMO, the in-hospital death rate after 90 days was only 37.4 percent, whereas it was 46 percent in the group that received conventional treatment
China's operatives have used information from the World Health Organization to guide its vaccine hacking attempts, both in the United States and Europe.
Rajasthan seals its borders for a week as COVID-19 cases surge; state reports 123 new patients, total infections reach 11,368
The Rajasthan government sealed all state borders on Wednesday in view of a surge in COVID-19 cases. All movement to and from the state will be regulated. No person can enter Rajasthan without a 'No Objection Certificate' (NOC) from the state or leave without a pass, Director General Of Police, Law and Order, ML Lather said in an order.
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However, this could be signs of other respiratory infections hence experts say fever and persistent cough should be important symptoms to look out for.
CDC issues guidelines to detect life threatening syndrome in children that could be linked to COVID-19
The syndrome is officially called “Pediatric Multi-System Inflammatory Syndrome Potentially Associated with COVID-19."
Kawasaki disease, rare inflammatory syndrome, linked to Coronavirus kills three children in New York
Children were thought to be largely immune to COVID-19 but this newly emerging syndrome is posing a risk for them.
The conditions could be caused by an overreaction of the body’s immune system and are similar to those form toxic shock.