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May 27, 2019
Does a simple flu need a vaccination ? Absolutely YES!Say the word ‘Flu’ and people respond with a simple head nod or shrug, with the immense assurance that all will be well soon.
Mar 13, 2019
WHO launches strategy to fight 'inevitable' global flu pandemic in coming decadeSeasonal vaccines are at the core of national plans, by deploying vaccines rapidly in case of a pandemic.
Feb 18, 2019
CRISPR gene editing could soon make us immune to influenza, HIV infectionScientists have created artificial, longer-lasting antibodies by editing the DNA of immune cells.
Feb 05, 2019
Over 300 positive cases of swine flu reported in Telangana in January; 23 contracted illness in first 5 days of FebruaryTelangana has seen an alarming rise in the number of swine flu cases with at least 330 people tested positive this year
Jan 17, 2019
Climate change, pollution, dengue in WHO's list of health threats to watch in 2019The list highlights issues will 'demand the attention' of WHO & their partner organisations.
Oct 18, 2018
9 Months | Season 3 | Important facts about vaccinationsEven today, many lives are lost to vaccine preventable diseases. That's why asking your paediatrician about these diseases is very important! Esha Bhatia shares her journey of understanding vaccines to protect her baby…
Oct 12, 2018
9 Months | Season 3 | Tips for the toddlers’ healthy mind and bodyEverything about a toddler’s health and hygiene, quick tips for the toddlers’ healthy mind and body, importance of diseases like influenza and much more
Aug 29, 2018
European Union and India to work hand in hand to develop influenza vaccineBoth the EU and the Department of Biotechnology, Govt. of India will engage in developing a vaccine.
Aug 28, 2018
India, EU to develop new influenza research programme named Horizon 2020; pay €15 million each to fund projectWhile the influenza project requires three applicants from both three European member states and India respectively, the call which will remain open until 16 April, 2019, also allows applicants from other countries to join the EU-India consortia.
Aug 23, 2017
Over 1,094 swine flu deaths reported across India in 2017, reveals Union health ministrySwine flu has claimed over 1,000 lives so far this year, which is four times more than deaths recorded in 2016, with a total of 22,186 cases reported across the country