Written by Sharangee Dutta | Edited by Poulomi Ghosh, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON JUL 30, 2021 11:05 PM IST
- The incident occurred in state government-run Sir Sayajirao General (SSG) Hospital in Vadodara, and the five-minute video of the woman patient was shot by her relative.
By hindustantimes.com | Edited by Joydeep Bose, New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON JUN 10, 2021 02:58 PM IST
The sensor was tested with wastewater collected from a sewage treatment plant in Mumbai spiked with SARS-Cov-2 Ribonucleic Acid (RNA). The researchers found that the sensor was able to detect the genetic material at concentrations as low as 10 picograms per microlitre.
PUBLISHED ON MAY 15, 2021 05:33 PM IST
Doctors say cases of the mucormycosis infection, also known as the 'black fungus', are on the rise. It is sometimes causing more deaths than Covid-19, they say, adding that misuse of steroids should be controlled since a weakened immune system is a major cause behind the fungal infection.
PUBLISHED ON MAY 13, 2021 07:26 AM IST
The AIF, which was founded in the aftermath of the Gujarat earthquake at the initiative of the then US president Bill Clinton and the then Prime Minister late Atal Bihari Vajpayee, has raised $25 million as Covid-19 aid, making it the highest amount raised by an Indian-American non-profit body.
UPDATED ON MAY 11, 2021 04:05 PM IST
- Rahul Vohra's wife Jyoti Tiwari has shared a message seeking justice for her late husband and asked people to fight against those in the healthcare system 'sleeping peacefully leaving someone to die'.
PUBLISHED ON MAY 11, 2021 10:04 AM IST
Covid-19 updates in India: The country currently battles the second wave of the coronavirus disease pandemic, although experts have warned that preparations need to be made at the earliest for an "inevitable" third wave.
PUBLISHED ON MAY 10, 2021 12:50 PM IST
On Saturday, writer Taslima Nasreen tweeted photos of Bangladeshis thronging the streets despite the ongoing coronavirus disease (Covid-19) advisories in places and asked how can shopping for Eid and going home for family get-togethers be more important than saving lives from the deadly virus.
PUBLISHED ON MAY 10, 2021 08:25 AM IST
Anyone can turn up to Dracula's Castle without an appointment every weekend in May for the Covid-19 vaccine. They also get free entry to the castle's exhibit of 52 medieval torture instruments.
PUBLISHED ON MAY 09, 2021 08:08 AM IST
The High-Resolution Computed Tomography (HRCT) test serves to assess the extent of viral infection in lungs and damage to tissues in a coronavirus disease (Covid-19) patient to decide further treatment line.
PUBLISHED ON MAY 09, 2021 08:01 AM IST
West Bengal Covid-19 update: The coronavirus caseload increased to 9,73,718 after the state also recorded its highest one-day spike of 19,436 fresh cases, the health department said.
UPDATED ON MAY 10, 2021 12:19 AM IST
For the second day in a row, India registered more than 4,000 daily Covid-19 fatalities on Sunday, taking the cumulative death toll to 242,362. More than 4 lakh new cases were also recorded, which pushed the infection tally to 22,296,414.
PUBLISHED ON MAY 06, 2021 10:08 AM IST
Noida will set up a 50-bed makeshift Covid-19 hospital, likely to go functional by May 8, ANI reported on Wednesday. The Noida Authority said, "Setting up a makeshift hospital that will have 50 beds with oxygen support for patients. The facility is likely to go functional by May 8."
PUBLISHED ON MAY 05, 2021 09:48 AM IST
India, battling the more infectious second wave of the coronavirus disease, has now registered over 300,000 daily Covid-19 cases for two weeks straight.
PUBLISHED ON MAY 05, 2021 08:32 AM IST
The Allahabad high court observed the coronavirus disease (Covid-19) situation in India and said that the deaths of patients due to non-supply of oxygen amounts to a 'criminal act', nothing short of a 'genocide'.
By Bishnu K Jha
PUBLISHED ON MAY 05, 2021 07:59 AM IST
Covid-19 in Bihar: Darbhanga municipal commissioner Manesh Kumar Meena has issued a circular that cleanliness in-charge of the municipal ward concerned would ensure the lifting of unclaimed bodies. The municipal corporation has set a control room for the disposal of unclaimed dead bodies.
PUBLISHED ON MAY 04, 2021 01:51 PM IST
Sonu Sood on Monday got a critically ill Covid-19 patient airlifted from Jhansi to Hyderabad. Doctors at Jhansi hospital has asked the family to shift him to a bigger hospital as patient's further treatment was not possible in the local hospital.
By Zarafshan Shiraz
UPDATED ON MAY 04, 2021 01:38 PM IST
- As Covid-19 patients across the country face acute oxygen shortage, Dill Mill Gayye’s Dr Siddhant Modi aka actor Karan Wahi shares highly useful information on ‘how to get your oxygen levels up’ in case of no access to oxygen cylinders when SpO2 level drops below 94
PTI | , Indore
PUBLISHED ON MAR 21, 2021 07:00 PM IST
The four candidates wrote the test at Mata Jija Bai Government Post Graduate Girls College in the Moti Tabela area here and all outbreak norms were adhered to strictly, with a medical team of four in place for any assistance, COVID -19 Nodal Officer Amit Malakar told PTI.
ANI | , London [uk]
PUBLISHED ON FEB 13, 2021 03:37 PM IST
A clinical study circulated by the British Medical Journal claims strong evidence that prompt preventive blood-thinning drugs may reduce the risk of death in Covid-19 patients.
PUBLISHED ON JAN 24, 2021 11:23 AM IST
People who recover from Covid-19 are protected against the novel coronavirus for at least six months, and likely much longer, according to a study which says the immune system evolves long after the infection and may block even mutant forms of the virus such as the South African variant.
Philadelphia [US] | By Asian News International | Posted by Jahnavi Gupta
UPDATED ON JAN 08, 2021 05:41 PM IST
An international team of researchers found that medications used to treat high blood pressure did not affect outcomes among patients hospitalized with Covid-19.
Los Angeles | By Press Trust of India | Posted by Shivani Kale
UPDATED ON DEC 08, 2020 05:52 PM IST
The antibodies against Covid-19 might fade away quickly following the recovery.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By hindustantimes.com | Edited by Poulomi Ghosh
UPDATED ON NOV 27, 2020 01:52 PM IST
The government must investigate seriously into these cases, the Congress leader tweeted referring to a similar incident that tool place in Ahemedabad in August.
Mumbai | By Kavita Awaasthi
UPDATED ON NOV 19, 2020 06:19 PM IST
The actor couple donated plasma recently and urge people to be aware and still be vigilant while stepping out.
Hindustan Times, Thiruvananthapuram | By HT Correspondent
PUBLISHED ON NOV 16, 2020 03:30 PM IST
The woman alleged that the hospital employee took her to a deserted floor on the pretext of taking her to the duty doctor and tried to molest her.
Hindustan Times, Pune | By Steffy Thevar
UPDATED ON OCT 26, 2020 03:27 PM IST
ICMR study has found that this therapy is not as promising in bringing down the mortality rate
Hindustan Times, Patna | By Ruchir Kumar
UPDATED ON OCT 25, 2020 06:37 PM IST
The patient who was from Siwan and was admitted on October 7, was found dead in the bathroom.
Hindustan Times, Bhopal | By Monika Pandey
PUBLISHED ON OCT 06, 2020 08:49 AM IST
The man was said to be depressed after he tested positive for Covid-19 last month.
Hindustan Times, Bhubaneswar | By Debabrata Mohanty
UPDATED ON SEP 21, 2020 05:45 PM IST
Chief fire officer Sukanta Sethy said no casualties have been reported and all the patients are being shifted to another Covid hospital by ambulances and buses.
New Delhi | By Asian News International| Posted by Susmita Pakrasi
PUBLISHED ON SEP 13, 2020 06:19 AM IST
Rajesh Bhushan inaugurated a virtual conclave for private hospitals providing Covid-19 treatment in the country organised by the ministry in collaboration with FICCI and AIIMS New Delhi.