Monday, September 21, 2015



None of the trials of Covid-19 candidate vaccines can detect a reduction in serious

Doctors with empathy help patients recover faster

Digital Hospital’s doctors trained in empathy, 70% of patients return for more advice. 

Air pollution killed 476,000 newborns in 2019: global study

Air pollution killed 476,000 newborns in 2019, with the

Covid-19 affects brain tissue, memory, language: Study

A Brazilian study released Thursday says Covid-19 can infect brain tissue and affect the

Shrinking tonsils less painful than removal, finds study

A 10-year study by Australian researchers has found that "shrinking" tonsils is significantly less

40 pc of world’s population lack handwashing facilities at home: UNICEF

Forty  percent of the world’s population – or 3 billion people – do not

Long Covid 'could be four different syndromes'

"Long Covid" - the long-lasting impact of coronavirus infection - may be affecting people

Keep an eye on heartbeat

The world is in shock by the SARS-CoV-2 pandemic.

Johnson & Johnson pauses COVID-19 vaccine trial over patient illness

U.S. pharmaceutical company Johnson & Johnson said Monday it had paused its COVID-19

Covid vaccine trial halted as participant becomes ill

Johnson & Johnson said on Monday (Tuesday in Malaysia) it had temporarily halted its

Health risks of prolonged sitting

Sitting for long periods has harmful health consequences.

Antibody drugs are no cure but seem promising for COVID-19

They are not cures and it is not likely that everyone will be able

Even mild Covid-19 infections can leave patients sick for months

COVID-19 patients who experience even the mildest illness risk suffering symptoms for months, researchers

US agency wants 2 months safety data before approving Covid-19 vaccine

The US Food and

GSK and Vir step up virus antibody treatment trials

British pharmaceutical giant GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) and Californian laboratory Vir

One in 10 worldwide may have had virus: WHO

Warning of a difficult period ahead, the World Health Organization on Monday said that

Vitamin A plus campaign kicks off

The national Vitamin A plus campaign started across the

Covid-19 test caused brain fluid leak in US patient: Study

A Covid-19 nasal swab test ruptured the lining at the base of a US

Nationwide Vitamin A Plus Campaign from Oct 4-17

The nationwide Vitamin 'A' Plus Campaign will be held

Investigational COVID-19 vaccine well-tolerated: study

The Phase 1 trial of an investigational mRNA

Breast milk may protect babies from coronavirus infection: Study

Breast milk may help protect babies from being infected by the novel coronavirus, a

Possible winter wave of Covid: What measures experts suggest to tackle it

As there is an apprehension that Bangladesh may witness the resurgence of Covid-19 in

WHO advises vaccination because it helps cope with several viruses more easily

Vaccination helps cope with several 

Aussie research links diabetes drug usage to slower cognitive decline

Use of metformin, a drug safely used for 60 years to treat type 2

The different types of coronavirus tests

Three broad categories of tests are commonly used to detect coronavirus.

Vitamin D deficiency may increase risk of getting Covid-19: Study

In a retrospective study of patients tested for COVID-19,

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