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World Hepatitis Day 2021: Raising awareness to encourage prevention, diagnosis, treatment

World Hepatitis Day (WHD), which is celebrated annually on July 28, brings the world ..

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Incorporate face mask into our lives as new normal: Health Ministry urges citizens

New Delhi: Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare on Friday urged citizens to keep wearing face masks adding that we should incorporate ..

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Rise in infectious diseases worries Kerala amid Covid-19 influx

Thiruvananthapuram: At a time when the Kerala government is fighting tooth and nail to curb the rising Covid-19 cases, the surging ..

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J&J pulls Aveeno, Neutrogena spray sunscreens over cancer risk

New York: Johnson & Johnson is pulling out its Neutrogena and Aveeno spray sunscreens from US stores after some samples showed ..


Zika virus resistance: Ministers decide to speed up state-wide action

Thiruvananthapuram: A high-level meeting led by ministers MV Govindan Master and Veena George decided to step up the alert for Zika ..


Intense testing drive to curb Covid infection in state

Thiruvananthapuram: Kerala state Health Minister Veena George requested all close contacts of people who were tested Covid-19 positive ..


Kerala sees dip in COVID tally with 7798 new cases, TPR declines to 9.14 pc

Thiruvananthapuram: Kerala recorded 7798 new Covid cases on Monday, informed a press release issued by the health department. With ..

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Decision on emergency use listing of Covaxin likely in 4-6 weeks: WHO

New Delhi:The World Health Organization (WHO) is likely to take a decision on including Bharat Biotech's COVID-19 vaccine Covaxin ..

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Pfizer developing Covid booster shot to target Delta variant

Washington: Pfizer and BioNTech have announced that they were developing a Covid-19 booster shot intended to target the highly transmissible ..

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Delta variant shows 8-fold reduced sensitivity to vaccine elicited antibodies: Study

New Delhi:The Delta variant of Covid-19 virus shows eight-fold approximately reduced sensitivity to vaccine elicited antibodies compared ..


Symptoms of Delta variant differ from common COVID symptoms, Here's what to look out for

We've been living in a COVID world for more than 18 months now. At the outset of the pandemic, government agencies and health authorities ..

World Hepatitis Day 2021: Raising awareness to encourage prevention, diagnosis, treatment
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