PUBLISHED ON AUG 17, 2021 07:28 PM IST
- "Because clotting markers were elevated while inflammation markers had returned to normal, our results suggest that the clotting system may be involved in the root cause of long Covid-19 syndrome," said Helen Fogarty, the study's lead author.
PUBLISHED ON MAY 01, 2021 11:40 AM IST
The third phase of the vaccination drive against Covid-19 for those in the 18-44 age bracket started from Saturday in the country despite some of the states flagging the shortage of vaccines and expressing their inability to start vaccination of people aged above 18 years.
UPDATED ON MAR 15, 2021 01:10 PM IST
More than 350 million vaccine doses have been administered globally so far, and the AstraZeneca shot -- among the cheapest available -- is crucial to roll-outs in poorer parts of the world.
PUBLISHED ON MAR 12, 2021 11:03 AM IST
The Asian nation is the first country outside of Europe suspending the use of the AstraZeneca shot, while several countries including Canada, Australia, the Philippines and South Korea said they would go ahead.
PUBLISHED ON MAR 11, 2021 02:22 PM IST
"Happy to share that my mother has taken the first dose of the COVID-19 vaccine today..." the Prime Minister tweeted.
PUBLISHED ON MAR 10, 2021 04:17 PM IST
The resistance appears to be rooted in longstanding suspicion of vaccines dating back to the Soviet era, amplified by politicians' allegations about low-quality vaccines, corruption scandals and misinformation spread through social media.
PUBLISHED ON MAR 09, 2021 01:40 PM IST
According to health ministry data, as on Day-52 of the vaccination drive, 20,19,723 vaccine doses were given.
UPDATED ON MAR 08, 2021 06:28 PM IST
Syria has recorded nearly 16,000 virus cases in government-held parts of the country, as well as 1,063 deaths, but the numbers are believed to be much higher with limited amounts of PCR tests being done.
PUBLISHED ON MAR 08, 2021 03:23 PM IST
India's total active caseload has reached 1,88,747 today and the present active caseload now stands at 1.68 per cent of total positive cases.
By Zarafshan Shiraz
UPDATED ON MAR 05, 2021 06:41 PM IST
- As the new coronavirus variants spread and Covid-19 symptoms continue to increase and expand, here’s how you can locate the infection through these four kinds of skin changes
Washington [US] | By Asian News International | Posted by Jahnavi Gupta
UPDATED ON OCT 25, 2020 06:48 PM IST
Researchers suggested that people who show severe Covid-19 infection might shed the virus and hence be infectious for as long as 20 days.
Washington DC | By Press Trust of India | Posted by: Alfea Jamal
UPDATED ON AUG 29, 2020 03:35 PM IST
Children can shed the novel coronavirus that causes COVID-19, even if they are asymptomatic, or for long after their symptoms have cleared, according to a new study which sheds more light on the significance of the pediatric population in the pandemic’s spread.
Washington | By Press Trust of India | Posted by Zarafshan Shiraz
UPDATED ON AUG 29, 2020 04:12 PM IST
Scientists decode what modulates the severity of COVID-19 in women and why they may face less severe coronavirus symptoms than men
North Carolina | By Asian News International | Posted by: Alfea Jamal
UPDATED ON AUG 28, 2020 02:07 PM IST
In an effort to understand why men are at greater risk for more severe symptoms and worse outcomes from COVID-19 regardless of age, scientists conducted a review of published preclinical data on sex-specific hormone activity, especially estrogen.
By Bloomberg | Posted by Saumya Sharma
UPDATED ON AUG 25, 2020 11:25 AM IST
People with leukemia and other blood cancers who contract the coronavirus face as much as 57% higher odds of severe disease compared to those with breast cancer.
Los Angeles | By Press Trust of India | Posted by: Alfea Jamal
UPDATED ON AUG 14, 2020 05:42 PM IST
Scientists have found the likely order in which COVID-19 symptoms first appear, an advance that may help clinicians rule out other diseases, and help patients seek care promptly or decide sooner to self-isolate.
London | By Press Trust of India| Posted by Susmita Pakrasi
PUBLISHED ON AUG 07, 2020 02:58 PM IST
The study, published in the journal Cell Reports Medicine, evaluated a group of healthy volunteers who received the BCG vaccine in the five years before the ongoing pandemic, and compared their immune system function to that of healthy volunteers who were not administered the shots.
London | By Press Trust of India| Posted by Susmita Pakrasi
PUBLISHED ON JUL 18, 2020 04:08 PM IST
The yet-to-be peer reviewed study, published in the medRxiv preprint platform, used a machine learning algorithm to analyse data from a subset of around 1,600 users in the UK and US with confirmed Covid-19, who had regularly logged their symptoms using the app in March and April.
Hindustan Times, Delhi | By hindustantimes.com
UPDATED ON JUL 01, 2020 08:58 AM IST
World Allergy Week: The pandemic has the entire world under lockdown and has instilled fear and panic into the hearts of all people, to such an extent the general public is often misunderstanding and confusing the symptoms for COVID-19 and general allergies.
Boston | By Press Trust of India - Published by Alfea Jamal
UPDATED ON MAY 07, 2020 03:43 PM IST
Scientists have developed an app that provides insights on COVID-19 hot spots, and the symptoms users must look out for, an advance that may aid public health officials in their efforts to contain the pandemic.
New Delhi | By Indo Asian News Service
UPDATED ON APR 22, 2020 02:07 PM IST
Speaking to IANS, a DDCA official said that Tihara has been away from the scene because he had signs which were symptomatic of the virus and even though he has recovered fully, he wishes to continue his self-isolation for a little longer.
Hindustan Times, Noida | By Preety Acharya, Noida
UPDATED ON APR 11, 2020 03:25 PM IST
As per the order, legal action will be taken under the Epidemic Act 1897 and Uttar Pradesh Epidemic Covid-19 Act 2020 against anyone who fails to present themselves before the CMO of GB Nagar.