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Discovered in the 1920s, antibiotics have saved millions of lives by defeating bacterial diseases. But over the decades, bacteria have learned to fight back, building resistance to the same drugs that once reliably vanquished them - these are called superbugs.
Published on Jan 20, 2022 09:03 AM IST
The Hyderabad-based firm further said that it was committed to data transparency.
Published on Nov 12, 2021 11:05 AM IST
hindustantimes.com, New Delhi
Covaxin was recently granted the much-coveted emergency use authorisation (EUA) by the World Health Organisation (WHO) and the shot has already been cleared for use in as many as 17 nations.
Published on Nov 12, 2021 08:56 AM IST
Written by Joydeep Bose | Edited by Poulomi Ghosh, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
Elaborating on the matter, the Lancet report said that "community-based outreach activities" as well as transport facilities for the older section of the population can help reduce the distance between a vaccination centre and its potential beneficiaries in different regions.
Published on Jul 03, 2021 05:43 AM IST
hindustantimes.com | Written by Joydeep Bose
The comment in 'The Lancet' journal was authored by as many as 21 authors, including Biocon chief Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw. Here are the eight recommendations suggested by the authors in 'The Lancet' journal to help India tackle the resurgent Covid-19 crisis.
Published on Jun 18, 2021 06:41 AM IST
hindustantimes.com | Edited by Joydeep Bose
- The research paper was published on the backdrop of the UK's decision to reduce the gap between two doses of vaccine to address the concerns about the spread of the B.1.617 variant, first detected in India.
Published on Jun 04, 2021 05:57 PM IST
hindustantimes.com | Written by Kunal Gaurav, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
The editorial said that the government gave the impression that India had “beaten Covid-19” despite the sero-surveillance done by Indian Council of Medical Research showing that only 21% of the population was exposed to the viral infection.
Updated on May 09, 2021 08:29 AM IST
Congress senior spokesperson Ajay Maken quoted a report from The Lancet journal which claimed that “India will see a staggering one million deaths from COVID-19 by August 1”.
Published on May 08, 2021 10:47 PM IST
PTI | , New Delhi
The study on 375 participants across the country says the doses, administered 14 days apart during the trial, were well tolerated and led to tolerable safety outcomes and enhanced immune responses.
Updated on Jan 22, 2021 04:42 PM IST
Written by Poulomi Ghosh
The study aimed to investigate how individual-level housing and neighbourhood characteristics are associated with Covid-19 mortality in older adults
Updated on Oct 29, 2020 10:18 AM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | Rhythma Kaul
The warning is included in an open letter published by The Lancet and signed by 80 international researchers.
Updated on Oct 15, 2020 06:34 PM IST
Hindustan Times, London | Prasun Sonwalkar
The Lancet has said India is clearly facing a “dangerous period”, though the country has responded well in many regards, “especially for such a large and diverse nation” during the coronavirus pandemic.
Updated on Sep 26, 2020 04:20 PM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi |hindustantimes.com | Edited by Poulomi Ghosh
Globally, the World Health Organisation (WHO) is tracking around 140 candidates vaccines, of which around two dozen are in various phases of human clinical trials.
Updated on Jul 20, 2020 01:41 PM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi |hindustantimes.com | Edited by: Amit Chaturvedi
Coronavirus: More than 75,000 could be infected in Wuhan, major cities under threat, says new Lancet study
The modelling study, shared with HT, suggested that multiple major Chinese cities might have already imported dozens of cases of 2019-nCoV infection from Wuhan, in numbers sufficient to initiate ‘local epidemics’.
Updated on Jan 31, 2020 10:31 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Beijing |Sutirtho Patranobis
There may be studies showing that moderate alcohol consumption isn’t harmful for health, but according to a new report by Lancet, there is no safe level of drinking alcohol.
Updated on Aug 25, 2018 02:59 PM IST
A new study says that eating a moderate amount of salt won’t cause heart disease or stroke.
Updated on Aug 11, 2018 03:31 PM IST
Type 1 diabetes can cause women to die nearly 18 years earlier than people who don’t suffer from the lifestyle disease, shows a new study.
Updated on Aug 11, 2018 01:48 PM IST
Asian News International | HT Correspondent
Reading information about vaccines online? It may be based on older scientific studies and could be biased towards anti-vaccination sentiments.
Updated on Jun 18, 2018 12:51 PM IST
Press Trust of India | HT Correspondent
We must ensure that every woman receives SRH services she needs — without being shamed or judged. No country will be fully developed unless all its women are safe and healthy
Published on Jun 08, 2018 12:02 PM IST