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Indian doctors go online to treat patients amid coronavirus outbreak

GURUGRAM, India - As India's health system grapples with the coronavirus, doctors are increasingly going online to consult with patients suffering less critical or chronic diseases, while the south Asian economy prepares to emerge from a nationwide lockdown. To head off a rush at clinics and an accompanying risk of infection, many doctors are turning to…

Naukowcy: zakażenie grypą może zwiększać ryzyko infekcji koronawirusem

O szczepieniach, jakie warto wykonać w najbliższych miesiącach, mówiono podczas konferencji prasowej online "Jak szczepić w dobie pandemii koronawirusa? Aktualne wytyczne", zorganizowanej w Polskiej Agencji Prasowej. Specjaliści zalecali przede wszystkim jak najszybsze uzupełnienie szczepień dzieci, wynikających z kalendarza szczepień obowiązkowych. Doradzali też poddawanie się szczepieniom zalecanym, dotyczącym zarówno dzieci jak i dorosłych, w tym szczególnie…

Pets can reduce COVID-19 stress: Know how having a cat or a dog can boost your mental health

 The world is busy grappling with the coronavirus pandemic, which has so far infected nearly 6 million people and claimed over 3,60,00 lives. In India, over 1,82,000 have been infected by the virus and as many as 5,164 people have succumbed to the disease. With this huge number of cases, it is natural for anyone…

New Method To Assist Epidemiologists Map COVID-19 Spread

New York: Researchers have developed a method they believe will help epidemiologists predict more efficiently the spread of the COVID-19 pandemic.The study, published in the journal Physica D: Nonlinear Phenomena, outlines a solution to the 'SIR' epidemic model, which is commonly used to predict how many people are susceptible to, infected by, and recovered from…

Enforcing lockdown forever would be too disruptive and overtake lives conserved due to slowing of COVID-19 progression: Experts

A group of public health experts, two of them part of a government-constituted committee to advise it on containing the pandemic, has accused the government of blundering on its policy of migrants.They have also said enforcing the lockdown ‘indefinitely’ would be too disruptive and “overtake lives saved due to lockdown-mediated slowing of COVID-19 progression”. The…

La medicina tradicional con la que indígenas enfrentan el Covid

Según el más reciente boletín del Sistema de Monitoreo Territorial (SMT) de la Organización Nacional Indígena de Colombia (ONIC), el coronavirus deja hasta el momento 14 fallecidos y 517 casos confirmados en 25 pueblos indígenas de todo el país. Sin embargo, las comunidades nativas colombianas están haciéndole frente a la pandemia y frenando su avance…

Coronavirus Live Updates: Centre Extends Lockdown Till June 30 With More Relaxations

HomeAll IndiaCoronavirus Live Updates: Centre Extends Lockdown Till June 30 With More Relaxations COVID-19 India LIVE Updates: All activities banned earlier will open up in phases, the home ministry said in new guidelines on Saturday, a day before the current phase of lockdown ends. https://t.co/rgUKIzkHcK- ANI (@ANI) May 31, 2020Delhi has sought Rs 5,000 crore…

Genetic shuffling and evolutionary selection may have led to SARS-CoV-2 emergence -Medical.Net

Reviewed by Emily Henderson, B.Sc.May 30 2020 A combination of genetic shuffling and evolutionary selection of near-identical genetic sequences among specific bat and pangolin coronaviruses may have led to the evolution of SARS-CoV-2 and its introduction into humans, a new study suggests. The results also showed that the virus' entire receptor binding motif (RBM), a…