Health news 26 Feb, 2021
Innovative antiviral & smart temperature clothing launched by Nyokas at Aero India 2021 - ANI NewsANI News
New Delhi [India], February 27 (ANI/Mediawire): Nyokas is a premier Indian R&D company working in the field of cutting-edge fashion technology, it develops premium athletic wear and safety wear products for niche customer segments and institutions like In…
How self-monitoring using wearables or fitness apps helps with weight loss - LivemintLivemint
A new study has found that people who use digital tools like fitness apps to self-monitor are more successful at losing weight
COVID-19 Vaccination: 2nd phase of inoculation drive to start from Monday | Who will be vaccinated and how to register - Jagran EnglishJagran.com
The government has said that people will have to self register themselves through Co WIN 2 0 and Aarogya Setu apps that will list designated COVID 19 vaccination centres with available date and time
Kerala to test all returning ex-pats using RT-PCR; 3,671 fresh Covid-19 cases, 14 deaths reported - ETHealthworld.comThe Times of India
The decision on RT-PCR tests, considered the gold standard to detect the Covid-19, has been taken following a direction by the Centre in view of over 30 per cent increase in Covid-19 cases in the state in the last one week, Health Minister K K Shailaja said.
Ravaged by COVID, Oklahoma fireplace captain will get 2nd likelihood at life after double lung transplant in Phoenix - The Times HubThetimeshub.in
Man will get new lease on life after double lung transplant in Phoenix Randy Blake, a fireplace captain in Oklahoma, battled COVID-19 for months, and his lungs have been devastated by the virus. PHOENIX – A 44-year-old man identified with COVID-19 is overcomi…
Weight loss: Should you drink coffee while following Intermittent Fasting? - Times of IndiaThe Times of India
Can coffee break your fast? We give you a low-down on the truth and the best ways to enjoy Intermittent Fasting
Eating More Of These Foods Can Offer A Super-Duo Of Benefits, Research Suggests - mindbodygreen.commindbodygreen.com
Can these little changes make a big impact?
UK records another 8,523 coronavirus cases, 345 deaths - ANI NewsANI News
London [UK], February 27 (ANI/Xinhua) Another 8,523 people in Britain have tested positive for COVID-19, bringing the total number of coronavirus cases in the country to 4,163,085, according to official figures released Friday.
UN Security Council unanimously picks vaccines over politics | Daily Sabah - Daily SabahDaily Sabah
Poor nations and those involved in conflict need improved access to coronavirus vaccines, the United Nations Security Council said Friday in a unanimously...
Ecuador secures 2 mn doses of Chinese Covid vaccine - The Siasat DailyThe Siasat Daily
Quito, Feb 26 : Ecuador will receive two million doses of the CoronaVac vaccine from the Chinese pharmaceutical company Sinovac for mass vaccination against Covid-19, after negotiations were finalized on Thursday, Ecuadoran Health Minister Juan Carlos Zevallo…
Walmart expands COVID-19 vaccine access to 1,400 pharmacies in 35 states - CBS NewsCBS News
The nation's biggest retailer offering immunizations -- a booster shot to U.S. efforts with more than 20 pharmacy chains.
Revealed: UK city that has given the most vaccines - 'it's spectacular' - Yahoo India NewsYahoo Entertainment
Coventry and Warwickshire vaccination teams were commended by Matt Hancock in a Downing Street press conference.
World Health Organisation update on the latest developments in the COVID-19 pandemic - SABC NewsGoogle News
Left behind? As Israel reopens, what now for those who refuse vaccines? - FRANCE 24 EnglishGoogle News
More than 1.37 crore Covid-19 vaccine doses administered: Union Health Ministry - Times NowZoom
While the countrywide inoculation drive was rolled out on January 16, the vaccination of frontline workers started on February 2.
Over 1.37 COVID-19 vaccines doses administered in India, says Health Ministry - DevdiscourseDevdiscourse
With 2,84,297 vaccine doses administered to healthcare workers (HCWs) and frontline workers (FLWs) on the 42nd day of nationwide COVID-19 vaccination, the total number of vaccination crossed 1.37 crores in the country, said the Union Ministry of Health and Fa…
Queen Elizabeth II says Covid-19 vaccine is quick, painless and helps others - FRANCE 24 EnglishGoogle News
A side effect of the COVID-19 vaccine can mimic a sign of breast cancer. This is normal, doctors say. - USA TODAYUSA Today
Doctors recommend scheduling a mammogram before receiving a COVID-19 vaccine after some have been mistaking swollen lymph nodes for breast lumps.
Health ministry says over 1.37 crore Covid-19 vaccine doses administered - Hindustan TimesHindustan Times
As per the provisional report till Friday 6 pm, a total of 1,37,56,940 vaccine doses have been given through 2,89,320 sessions
Sun City audiologist on COVID-19 vaccine: 'I'm choosing not to do it at all' - azfamily powered by 3TV & CBS5AZGoogle News
Bharat Biotech signs deal to send 20 mn Covaxin doses to Brazil - Business StandardBusiness Standard
Shipments to be made during second and third quarters of current calendar
Bolivia launches unprecedented vaccination drive to combat COVID-19 - ecnsecns
Bolivia on Thursday launched the largest immunization campaign in its history in the eastern city of Santa Cruz to inoculate residents with COVID-19 vaccines developed by Chinese pharmaceutical firm Sinopharm.
Covid-19 vaccine rollout in Iran, Sharia law in Thailand and camel milk in Kenya - FRANCE 24 EnglishGoogle News
Griffith University: COVID-19 toolkit to boost vaccine development and research - India Education DiaryIndia Education Diary
An international collaboration of researchers from Griffith University’s Menzies Health Institute Queensland, the University of Tartu, the University of Glasgow and the University of Dundee have developed a COVID-19 laboratory research toolkit for sh
Bharat Biotech signs pact to supply 20 mn doses of Covaxin to Brazil - Business StandardBusiness Standard
The supply is slated to take place in the second and third quarters of current year
Coronavirus | Government sets out process for vaccine registration - The HinduThe Hindu
Offers beneficiaries options in process, centres, timings
People need to register on Co-WIN platform for second phase of COVID vaccination, starting on March 1 - SifySify News
New Delhi [India], February 26 (ANI): People who want to get vaccinated in the second phase of COVID-19 vaccination, which starts on March 1, will have to register on the Co-WIN platform, said Empowered Group chairman RS Sharma on Friday, adding that both onl…
India's COVID-19 tally rises to 11,063,491, Indonesia reports 8,232 new cases - Xinhua | English.news.cn - XinhuaXinhua Net
U.K. to Continue Vaccination by Age With Over 40s From Mid-April - BloombergQuintBloombergQuint
U.K. to Continue Vaccination by Age With Over 40s From Mid-April
India COVID-19 Vaccines Market Report 2020-2027 - Major Players are Bharat Biotech, Serum Institute of India, Zydus Cadila, Biological E, Gennova Biopharmaceuticals & Dr. Reddy's Laboratories - Press Release - Digital JournalDigital Journal
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UK vaccine committee advises COVID-19 shot rollout should ... - Thomson Reuters FoundationTrust.org
HEALTH-CORONAVIRUS/BRITAIN (URGENT):UK vaccine committee advises COVID-19 shot rollout should continue by age
Pfizer-BioNTech tests third 'booster dose' of Covid vaccine - RFI EnglishWww.rfi.fr
Pfizer and BioNTech have begun a study to determine whether a third dose of their Covid-19 vaccine can offer protection against variant strains of the virus.
Study finds vitamin B6 may help keep Covid-19's cytokine storms at bay - Times of IndiaThe Times of India
Science News: A recent study led by food scientist Thanutchaporn Kumrungsee can be the first step in showing vitamin B6's potential in lowering the odds of patients
Indonesia Allows Private Vaccine Program to Quicken Rollout - BloombergQuintBloombergQuint
Indonesia Lets Companies Run Vaccine Program to Hasten Rollout
Phase 2 of COVID-19 vaccination drive in Mumbai unlikely to kick off from March 1 | MUMBAI KHABAR - midday indiaGoogle News
New highly contagious Covid-19 variant found in New York - BusinessLineBusinessLine
The new highly contagious Covid-19 variant called B.1.526 is ravaging the city of New York.According to a recent study, published on the Columbia University website, this new Covid-19 variant – B.1.52
Novel chip for COVID-19 testing delivers results on smartphone - Economic TimesThe Times of India
The microfluidic chip developed by researchers from Rice University in the US measures the concentration of SARS-CoV-2 nucleocapsid (N) protein, a biomarker for COVID-19, in blood serum from a standard finger prick.
COVID-19 vaccination coverage in India crosses 1.34 crores - NewsroompostNewsroompost.com
COVID-19 vaccination coverage in India crosses 1.34 crores
More than 1 crore 34 lakh doses of COVID-19 vaccine administered to beneficiaries in country so far - All India RadioAll India Radio
More than one crore 34 lakh doses of COVID-19 vaccine doses have been administered to the beneficiaries in the country so far.
Kenya: Cabinet Ratifies Coronavirus Vaccine Distribution Plan - AllAfrica.comAllAfrica - Top Africa News
The Cabinet on Thursday ratified a COVID-19 vaccine distribution plan with the first batch of the vaccines expected into the country within the first week of March.
More Than a Number: Macon couple vaccinated against COVID-19 encourages others to get the shot - 13WMAZGoogle News
Vaccine trials intensify in children and adolescents - BollyInsideBollyinside.com
Science's COVID-19 reports are supported by the Heising-Simons Foundation Teenager receives injection in clinical trial of Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19
South Korea Uses AstraZeneca's Covid-19 Vaccine As Inoculation Kicks Off - Bloomberg Quicktake: NowGoogle News
Polk County trails 6 weeks behind on scheduling appointments for COVID-19 vaccines - WFLA News Channel 8Google News
Queen Elizabeth Says Covid Jab "Didn't Hurt At All" - NDTVNDTV News
Queen Elizabeth II said on Thursday that her coronavirus jab "didn't hurt at all" and urged those wary of receiving the vaccine to "think about other people".
Publix to offer coronavirus vaccine in all Florida stores - Yahoo NewsTampa Bay Times
All of Publix’s 730 store pharmacies will have vaccination appointment slots available starting Friday.
Thousands of vaccine appointments "nearly all filled" on state's website Thursday - WWLP-22NewsGoogle News
[Full text] Balancing healthcare and economy amidst the COVID-19 pandemi | RMHP - Dove Medical PressDovepress.com
The policies introduced by the Indian government during the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic are examined, and a future contingency plan is explored.
Kenya to Receive First Batch of Covid-19 Vaccines Next Week - BloombergQuintBloombergQuint
Kenya to Receive First Batch of Covid-19 Vaccines Next Week
13 Action News anchor Dave Courvoisier shares COVID vaccine process - KTNV Channel 13 Las VegasGoogle News
SARS-CoV-2 Antibodies Detected in Around 1 in 7 People in England - MedscapeMedscape
Preprint study captures the first effects of the COVID-19 vaccine rollout.
Moderna’s Covid Deals Top $18 Billion; Medical Chief Exits - BloombergQuintBloombergQuint
Moderna Reaches $18.4 Billion in 2021 Vaccine Pacts
Health authorities call for common approach around COVID-19 ... - Thomson Reuters FoundationTrust.org
HEALTH-CORONAVIRUS/EUROPE-REGULATION (URGENT):Health authorities call for common approach around COVID-19 treatments - EU