Dr Sharda was on duty in the Covid ward despite being pregnant and had tested positive for Covid in April.
Updated on Jul 12, 2021 03:50 AM IST
Double-lung transplants may be the only solution for patients who experience a life-threatening constellation of lung damage inflicted by the coronavirus, a hyper-inflammatory immune response to it and the body’s failure to properly repair the injury.
Updated on Jun 18, 2021 08:04 AM IST
The United Network for Organ Sharing, a nonprofit that coordinates transplantation in the United States, has no record of an organ transplant into a Covid-19 patient as of May 29, spokeswoman Anne Paschke said.
Updated on Jun 12, 2020 01:03 AM IST
Chicago | By Press Trust of India
Unlike tobacco cigarettes, e-cigarettes don’t “burn.” The devices, available in the United States since 2006, work instead by heating a liquid that turns into vapour and is inhaled.
Updated on Sep 12, 2019 01:46 PM IST
Agence France-Presse | By Agence France-Presse, Washington
Lauda won the Formula One drivers’ world championship three times, in 1975 and 1977 for Ferrari and in 1984 with McLaren.
Updated on May 15, 2020 06:10 PM IST
Vienna | By AFP
Smoking among donors can make the lungs unfit for the transplant
Updated on Jun 24, 2018 12:25 AM IST
Hindustan Times | By Aayushi Pratap, Mumbai
A substance called triclosan has been used for more than 40 years in soaps, makeup, and other commercial products because of its antibacterial properties. It can help combat life-threatening diseases such as cystic fibrosis.
Updated on May 18, 2018 12:56 PM IST
Asian News International, Washington DC | By Asian News International