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ICMR NCDIR recruitment:15 vacancies of Project Scientist & other posts on offer

  • ICMR-National Centre for Disease Informatics and Research, Bengaluru has invited application for 15 vacancies of Project Scientists and other posts
ICMR NCDIR recruitment:15 vacancies of Project Scientist & other posts on offer
ICMR NCDIR recruitment:15 vacancies of Project Scientist & other posts on offer
Published on Apr 24, 2022 10:49 AM IST
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Only 1/3rd diabetics have blood sugar under control: Lancet study

The findings, comprising a vast sample size of 113,043 people, illustrates the scale of what are considered as non-communicable disease, which now have a growing disease burden and have been linked to unhealthy lifestyles among other factors.
At least 36% of the population with diabetes achieved good glycemic control, 48.8% achieved good blood pressure control and 41.5% achieved LDL cholesterol control, the Lancet study said. (HT file)
At least 36% of the population with diabetes achieved good glycemic control, 48.8% achieved good blood pressure control and 41.5% achieved LDL cholesterol control, the Lancet study said. (HT file)
Updated on Apr 23, 2022 12:54 AM IST
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'Which is true…': Shashi Tharoor jabs centre over Covid compensation numbers

  • MoS Health and Welfare minister Dr Bharati Pawar in Lok Sabha discussed the ICMR research on Friday.
Congress leader Shashi Tharoor 
Congress leader Shashi Tharoor 
Updated on Apr 01, 2022 04:00 PM IST
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ICMR scientists say Omicron specific vaccine strategy needed. Explain why

Omicron was detected in samples from South Africa in November last year. The World Health Organization declared it has ‘variant of concern’ and called for investing more resources in studying Omicron and finding vaccines for it.
The Omicron variant can trigger complications depending on the co-morbid condition of the patient.(Representative Photo)
The Omicron variant can trigger complications depending on the co-morbid condition of the patient.(Representative Photo)
Published on Jan 26, 2022 03:16 PM IST
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By | Written by Amit Chaturvedi, Hindustan Times, New Delhi

‘If cough persists...’: Govt discourages steroid use for Covid treatment

  • The government-recommended treatments do not include medicines like ivermectin, favipiravir and Doxycycline.
The government warned that anti-inflammatory therapy can lead to a risk of secondary infection like invasive mucormycosis, or ‘black fungus’.(PTI)
The government warned that anti-inflammatory therapy can lead to a risk of secondary infection like invasive mucormycosis, or ‘black fungus’.(PTI)
Published on Jan 18, 2022 11:34 AM IST
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