Covid vaccines proven to be well-effective against coronavirus By Sun Online Desk | Last Updated: 15th June, 2021, 18:42

Clinical trials from Pfizer vaccine study observed that over 50pc of people reported no side-effects after getting the jab, and were still protected

Covid vaccines proven to be well-effective against coronavirus

New Covid guidelines for children New Covid guidelines for children

Children below the age of 18 years should not be given Remdesivir for treatment of Covid-19, the Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS) said


Common post COVID symptoms identified in long haulers: Study Common post COVID symptoms identified in long haulers: Study

According to mild cases of COVID-19, people may experience symptoms for at least two weeks or even less and  12 weeks after the period of infection


Vaccines boost natural immunity against Covid-19: Study Vaccines boost natural immunity against Covid-19: Study

According to study, antibodies produced by the immune system's memory B cells got better at neutralising SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes Covid-19


Covid-19: How to use an oxygen concentrator at home Covid-19: How to use an oxygen concentrator at home

An oxygen concentrator uses the air to filter oxygen and is the best solution to oxygen supply at home.…


New saline gargle RT-PCR Covid test launched New saline gargle RT-PCR Covid test launched

There is no swab involved in the process and it has already been approved by the Indian Council of Medical Research


Legality of collecting faces online challenged Legality of collecting faces online challenged

Clearview AI, a US firm with a database of three billion facial images from the internet


Latest coronavirus comes from dogs: Study Latest coronavirus comes from dogs: Study

According to the journal Clinical Infectious Diseases, highlights the need to more proactively search for viruses that could jump from animals into humans


Know about immunity-boosting supplements Know about immunity-boosting supplements

Amla is rich in chromium that helps reduce bad cholesterol in the body and it contains fibre and Vitamin C


Why drinking tea might just help in a crisis Why drinking tea might just help in a crisis

For centuries, tea has been used for far more than quenching thirst


5 ways to boost your immunity without any supplements Ways to boost immunity without any supplements

A good night sleep can help the better function of T-cells which are responsible for killing infected cells in the body and regulating the immune response


5 ways to repair a friendship or leave it behind if toxic 5 ways to repair a friendship or leave it behind if toxic

It can be tempting to let a friendship fade instead of facing conflict -- especially when life feels overwhelming in other ways


111-year-old Australian recommends eating chicken brains 111-year-old Australian recommends eating chicken brains

Kruger told Australian Broadcasting Corp. in an interview at his nursing home in the rural Queensland state town of Roma days before the milestone that a weekly poultry delicacy had contributed to his longevity


Long working hours killing 745,000 people a year, study finds Long working hours killing 745,000 people a year: Study

The first global study of its kind showed 745,000 people died in 2016 from stroke and heart disease due to long hours


Why second dose of COVID-19 vaccine so important? Why second dose of COVID-19 vaccine so important?

Medical experts have recommended getting both doses of the COVID vaccine to prevent getting infected


5 breathing exercises to strengthen respiratory system 5 breathing exercises to strengthen respiratory system

The benefit of any cardiovascular exercises is that it increases your heart rate which forces the respiratory system to become more efficient and eventually increases the amount of oxygen you take with each breath


COVID-19: When can you get second vaccine shot if infected after first dose? COVID-19: When should get 2nd vaccine shot if infected after 1st dose?

According to Centres for Disease Control and Prevention, asymptomatic COVID-19 patients can receive the second vaccine dose once they have met the criteria to discontinue home isolation


Look out for these symptoms months after recovery from Covid-19 Symptoms months after recovery from Covid-19

The symptoms, such as lingering cough, chronic weakness, headaches, myalgia, brain fog could linger weeks or months after recovery


Eat ghee with rooti: Sample meal plan for Covid patients Eat ghee with rooti: Sample meal plan for Covid patients

The nation is tackling with the second wave of the Coronavirus pandemic. The gap between active cases and recovered cases


If you cannot do this in 90 seconds, your heart might be in danger Test heart in 90 seconds at home

People with a healthy heart should be able to climb four fleets of stairs in 45 seconds, as per the study


Wearing masks for Covid cut asthma, allergies by 65pc Wearing masks for Covid cut asthma, allergies by 65pc

Face masks also helped decrease the spread of viruses such as the flu in the past year


Coronavirus: Must tests after recovering from Covid-19 Coronavirus: Must tests after recovering from Covid-19

A COVID-19 infection triggers widespread inflammation in the body which causes weakening and damage of important heart muscles


Coronavirus: Using oxygen at home? Coronavirus: Using oxygen at home?

Intermittent use of oxygen, which doctors are observing right now, is not helpful either


High protein diet for weight loss: Avoid these common mistakes for effective results High protein diet for weight loss: Avoid these common mistakes for effective results

One of the most popular macronutrients that you are suggested to when trying to lose weight is protein


Coronavirus: How to use bi-Pap without feeling acute discomfort Coronavirus: How to use bi-Pap without feeling acute discomfort

It is a mask that is simply put around your mouth and has to be tightened to ensure no air escapes - and your lungs can exercise their capacity


Tips to boost health and immunity Tips to boost health and immunity

While we all use one variety of salt in our daily life, bring back the salt diversity in life and one should use at least four types of salt regularly


Don't skip 2nd dose of Covid vaccine after receiving 1st jab Don't skip 2nd dose of Covid vaccine after receiving 1st jab

The full dose of vaccine will provide better antibodies against the disease and its severity


Junk foods may damage your bones Junk foods may damage your bones

The findings show that the rodents experienced moderate damage to their bone density, albeit there were fewer indications of cartilage buildup in their growth plates


Tips to treat COVID-19 at home Tips to treat COVID-19 at home

Most people who test positive for the virus suffer with either mild symptoms or are asymptomatic, which can be treated at home


More risks to pregnant women, their newborns from COVID-19 than known before - study More risks to pregnant women, their newborns from COVID-19 than known before - study

An infection of the new coronavirus in such newborns is associated with a three-fold risk of severe medical complications


How effective is the antiviral drug Remdesivir against COVID-19? How effective is the antiviral drug Remdesivir against COVID-19?

Remdesivir is a patented antiviral drug manufactured by Gilead (US), initially developed for the treatment of respiratory syncytial virus (RSV)


Pink eye or conjunctivitis could be a symptom of COVID 19 Pink eye or conjunctivitis could be a symptom of COVID 19

‘We have to avoid rubbing our eyes or touching our face frequently,’ according to study 


How likely is it for COVID-19 to spread through air? How likely is it for COVID-19 to spread through air?

An airborne disease is associated with a virus that can survive in the aerosol droplets that we release while we talk, cough or sneeze


Is it safe to send my child to child care during COVID-19? Is it safe to send my child to child care during COVID-19?

It depends on where you live, the health of your child and other family members, and the steps your child care facility or provider takes to help


Patients with overweight at risk of severe COVID-19 symptoms Patients with overweight at risk of severe COVID-19 symptoms

An Australia-led international study has found that patients with overweight or obese were at high risk of having worse COVID-19 outcomes


Coronavirus: Can COVID-19 spread through surfaces Coronavirus: Can COVID-19 spread through surfaces

While using public transportation, avoid touching the poles, seats, or glasses as it could contain the virus from an infected person


Coronavirus: New COVID strain and its impact on children Coronavirus: New COVID strain and its impact on children

Kids, unlike adults, have a lower risk of exposure


Increased exposure to sunlight can lower COVID-19 death risk, says study Increased exposure to sunlight can lower COVID-19 death risk

While UV-C radiation has proved effective against the novel coronavirus, the wavelength does not reach the earth's surface


Covid: Children turning more symptomatic, sick after infection amid 2nd wave Covid: Children turning more symptomatic, sick after infection

However, the silver lining amid the worrying scenario is that almost all the cases in children are manageable at home and recovery is also quick


New oral drug can stop tumours from growing New oral drug can stop tumours from growing

The team from the University of Colorado Cancer Center found that slowing down NLRP3 can reduce inflammation and curb tumour growth and progression

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