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Some scientists think that Vitamin D may help protect people against COVID-19 but the results are inconclusive
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Some scientists think that Vitamin D may help protect people against COVID-19 but the results are inconclusive

Most evidence comes from observational studies and people are urged to be cautious about taking high doses of supplements to obtain benefits that may not exist.

Coronavirus Outbreaks: Warmer weathers could slow the spread of COVID-19 but we cannot rely on the weather to stop the spread
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Coronavirus Outbreaks: Warmer weathers could slow the spread of COVID-19 but we cannot rely on the weather to stop the spread

Cold weather is presumed to cause the spread of coughs, colds and flu is because it causes irritation in the nasal passages and airways, making us more susceptible to viral infection.

COVID-19 pandemic: Humans can't hear difference between coughs of healthy and infected people
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COVID-19 pandemic: Humans can't hear difference between coughs of healthy and infected people

The study's authors hope to give people food for thought before they jump to conclusions based on someone's cough.

Ridiculous: Beijing dismisses Harvard study that suggests COVID-19 was already spreading in China, in August
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Ridiculous: Beijing dismisses Harvard study that suggests COVID-19 was already spreading in China, in August

The research uses satellite images of hospital parking lots in Wuhan and data for symptom-related queries on search engines for things like “cough” and “diarrhoea”.

Loss of taste and smell is added to the United Kingdom's list of Coronavirus related symptoms
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Loss of taste and smell is added to the United Kingdom's list of Coronavirus related symptoms

However, this could be signs of other respiratory infections hence experts say fever and persistent cough should be important symptoms to look out for.

World Asthma Day 2020: Eight simple tips to deal with exercise-induced asthma
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World Asthma Day 2020: Eight simple tips to deal with exercise-induced asthma

Exercise-induced asthma (medically called exercise-induced bronchoconstriction), kicks in after 5 to 10 minutes of a proper workout.

CDC adds new symptoms that can alert suspected Coronavirus patients of the possibility of being infected
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CDC adds new symptoms that can alert suspected Coronavirus patients of the possibility of being infected

It has turned out that many people with COVID-19 do not have fevers or it waxes and wanes, and sometimes accompanied by chills.

6 simple and natural home remedies for cough
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6 simple and natural home remedies for cough

Although coughing is not a disease, it can be a symptom of not only seasonal allergy but also other medical conditions like pneumonia or tuberculosis.

Coronavirus explainer: 'What are the symptoms?', 'Is there a cure?' and other COVID-19 questions answered
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Coronavirus explainer: 'What are the symptoms?', 'Is there a cure?' and other COVID-19 questions answered

As the coronavirus continues to spread across the globe, the news is coming at a fast and furious pace. But don’t let the volume send you into a panic about your health and that of your loved ones

5 foods that are actually making your cough and cold worse
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5 foods that are actually making your cough and cold worse

Once you catch a cold, you are quite likely to stock up on soups, decongestants, etc to deal with the symptoms. But what about things you shouldn’t do?

From amla to chicken soup: 11 foods to help you fight common cold and flu-like viral infections
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From amla to chicken soup: 11 foods to help you fight common cold and flu-like viral infections

Instead of experimenting with antibiotics or investing in cough syrups which make you feel sleepy, give these cheap, tasty and effective ingredients a try.

World Pneumonia Day: A curable disease that has become a burden on the Indian Populace
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World Pneumonia Day: A curable disease that has become a burden on the Indian Populace

Pneumonia is responsible for the death of a million people worldwide and needs immediate attention.

As Delhi's air quality continues to remain 'very poor', hospitals struggle to deal with rising cases of respiratory diseases
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As Delhi's air quality continues to remain 'very poor', hospitals struggle to deal with rising cases of respiratory diseases

With Delhi's air quality remaining in the 'very poor' category, hospitals are facing a tough time dealing with rising cases of respiratory diseases.

Swine flu cases on rise, but Delhi residents don't need to panic, say experts
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Swine flu cases on rise, but Delhi residents don't need to panic, say experts

Even though the number of swine flu cases have increased substantially in Delhi, there is no need to panic, say, experts, for a majority of the patients get cured by medicines received from the OPD

Mite scare in Himachal: Scrub typhus claim 24 lives, 825 tested positive
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Mite scare in Himachal: Scrub typhus claim 24 lives, 825 tested positive

Twenty-four patients suffering from scrub typhus, a disease caused by the bite of an infected mite found in areas with heavy scrub vegetation, have died in Himachal Pradesh, an official said on Friday.

Sugar in check: Kejriwal excited about returning to work after 12-day naturotherapy course
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Sugar in check: Kejriwal excited about returning to work after 12-day naturotherapy course

Kejriwal said that he also visited a mid-day meal scheme run by ISCKON and was impressed with the way it was being run.