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Will take COVID-19 vaccine, doctors are 'God's envoys on earth', says Ramdev
India

Will take COVID-19 vaccine, doctors are 'God's envoys on earth', says Ramdev

The yoga guru had earlier stirred a controversy with his comments on the efficacy of allopathic drugs against COVID-19, drawing the ire of the medical fraternity

Doctors need protection from COVID-19 and BJP's 'callousness', says Rahul Gandhi
India

Doctors need protection from COVID-19 and BJP's 'callousness', says Rahul Gandhi

The Congress leader's appeal comes days after the Indian Medical Association reported 594 deaths of doctors due to COVID-19

AIIMS Bhubaneswar invites applications for Senior Resident posts; check aiimsbhubaneswar.nic.in
India

AIIMS Bhubaneswar invites applications for Senior Resident posts; check aiimsbhubaneswar.nic.in

The application window will open from 18 May and the last date to apply is 7 June

Google Doodle shows its appreciation for all healthcare workers for their service
India

Google Doodle shows its appreciation for all healthcare workers for their service

We bow down to the nurses, doctors, researchers that are working to provide us with the best healthcare they can.

AIIMS RDA writes to Amit Shah demanding action against comedian Sunil Pal for 'derogatory and obnoxious' comment
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AIIMS RDA writes to Amit Shah demanding action against comedian Sunil Pal for 'derogatory and obnoxious' comment

The AIIMS Resident Doctors' Association termed the Sunil Pal's monologue "nefarious, ill-hearted and ill-conceived".

Doctors warn over Delhi's 'suicidal' half-marathon amid COVID-19 outbreak and soaring air pollution
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Doctors warn over Delhi's 'suicidal' half-marathon amid COVID-19 outbreak and soaring air pollution

With New Delhi recording more than 500,000 virus cases, and air quality in the world's most polluted capital hovering between 'unhealthy' and 'hazardous', health experts said the athletes should think twice.

After a hospital stay for COVID-19, patients may face months of rehabilitation
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After a hospital stay for COVID-19, patients may face months of rehabilitation

Many struggle with cognitive and psychological issues like memory loss, depression, anxiety and shortness of breath, fatigue, confusion and body aches.

Instead of reassurance, Donald Trump's doctor delivers large dose of confusion, say experts
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Instead of reassurance, Donald Trump's doctor delivers large dose of confusion, say experts

Dr Sean P Conley, a Pennsylvania native who received his medical degree from the Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine in 2006, is a decorated navy commander who served in Afghanistan

Steroids, blood thinners used to avoid intubation — doctors make progress in treating COVID-19
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Steroids, blood thinners used to avoid intubation — doctors make progress in treating COVID-19

Studies showed that mortality rates fell by 21 percent, in patients suffering from a severe form of Covid-19, after 28 days of steroid treatment.

Gene-editing is
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Gene-editing is "not yet ready" to be tried safely and effectively in human embryos, says panel of experts

Genome editing on embryos should not be used to create a pregnancy unless it has been "clearly established" that the changes can be made without also making "undesired changes".

Treat doctors who died due to COVID-19 at par with martyrs of armed forces: IMA to Narendra Modi
India

Treat doctors who died due to COVID-19 at par with martyrs of armed forces: IMA to Narendra Modi

The IMA sought an "inclusive national solatium" for the families of such doctors, and added that a family member should be provided a government job as per their qualification

Fear of being ostracised push COVID-19 infected people to rely on peer advice, borrowed prescription
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Fear of being ostracised push COVID-19 infected people to rely on peer advice, borrowed prescription

Doctors insist that there is no drug for COVID cure as yet, and individuals were being treated on a case-to-case basis.

Four states delayed payment of salaries to healthcare workers, Centre tells Supreme Court
India

Four states delayed payment of salaries to healthcare workers, Centre tells Supreme Court

The Supreme Court took exception to this and directed the Centre to issue necessary directions for releasing salaries of doctors and healthcare workers on time

World Population Day 2020: India need to focus on quality health care for all in the post-COVID-19 era
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World Population Day 2020: India need to focus on quality health care for all in the post-COVID-19 era

With the private health sector failing to provide equitable healthcare, we should consider regulations to ensure it acts in the people's interests and not in the quest for profits.

Researchers debate if infecting people on purpose to test Coronavirus vaccines is ethical
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Researchers debate if infecting people on purpose to test Coronavirus vaccines is ethical

Human challenge trials have been used to test other vaccines but there were rescue medicines to cure those who got sick. There is no cure for COVID-19.

National Doctor's Day 2020: A gynaecologist explains how teleconsultations are helping people during COVID-19 pandemic
Health

National Doctor's Day 2020: A gynaecologist explains how teleconsultations are helping people during COVID-19 pandemic

A day before National Doctor’s Day, which is observed on 1 July in India every year, Dr Archana Nirula, a gynaecologist, spoke about her experience while teleconsulting during this pandemic.

Supreme Court tells Centre to direct states to pay salaries, provide necessary quarantine facilities to doctors and healthcare workers
India

Supreme Court tells Centre to direct states to pay salaries, provide necessary quarantine facilities to doctors and healthcare workers

The Supreme Court on Wednesday asked the Centre to issue directions to states for payment of salaries and providing necessary quarantine facilities to doctors and healthcare workers engaged in treating COVID-19 patients. The government told the court it would issue the necessary directions.

Coronavirus Outbreak: AirAsia India offers 50,000 seats without base fare to doctors
Business

Coronavirus Outbreak: AirAsia India offers 50,000 seats without base fare to doctors

No-frills airline AirAsia India on Monday said it is offering 50,000 seats without charging base fare to the doctor community who, along with other frontline workers, are working to save lives amid the coronavirus pandemic

Reset and reboot after COVID-19: The pandemic is India's opportunity to set things right for its healthcare system
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Reset and reboot after COVID-19: The pandemic is India's opportunity to set things right for its healthcare system

We should try to decrease the length of stays to what's required as longer anyone stays in the hospital the worse it's for them medically and financially.

Coronavirus Lockdown: Mahindra & Mahindra offers new finance schemes, special benefits for doctors, cops, women
Business

Coronavirus Lockdown: Mahindra & Mahindra offers new finance schemes, special benefits for doctors, cops, women

Auto major Mahindra & Mahindra on Tuesday rolled out a range of new finance schemes, including special offers for the Corona Warriors and women buyers, such as 8-year loan term, 90-days moratorium on payment and 100 percent on-road financing, to help customers purchase its vehicle with ease amid the lockdown