Skin rashes can be a symptom of coronavirus By Sun Online Desk | Last Updated: 31st October, 2020, 15:08

COVID-19 being an upper respiratory system illness mostly leads to dry cough, sore throat, chills and weakness

Skin rashes can be a symptom of coronavirus

Dengue Diet: Dos and don't of eating for a fast recovery Dengue Diet: Dos and don't of eating for a fast recovery

Papaya leaf juice is one of the most famous remedies for dengue fever


Drinks of coffee and green tea are lower risk of diabetes Drinks of coffee, green tea lower risk of diabetes

Multiple studies have shown that consumption of green tea lowers the risk of diabetes


Coronavirus: Can you gain immunity from COVID-19? Coronavirus: Can you gain immunity from COVID-19?

However, there is no real proof as to how effective antibodies can be in our fight against COVID-19


3 reasons to feel worse after eating healthy foods 3 reasons to feel worse after eating healthy foods

 You can support your healthy eating by drinking lots of water and getting proper sleep


Covid: Antibodies 'fall rapidly after infection' Antibodies 'fall rapidly after Covid infection'

 Antibodies are a key part of our immune defences and stop the virus from getting inside the body's cells


 Tocilizumab improves survival in critically ill Covid patients: Study Tocilizumab improves survival in critically ill Covid patients: Study

The risk of death at 30-days was 27.5 and 37.1 per cent among tocilizumab-treated and non-tocilizumab-treated patients, respectively


Simple tips to identify adulterated and fake food items Simple tips to identify adulterated and fake food items

While using online delivery system, do not fall prey to attractive prices and discounts


How marijuana ingredient helps reduce lung damage from Covid-19 Covid-19: Marijuana ingredient helps reduce lung damage

Apelin is known to reduce inflammation and its levels are dramatically reduced in the face of cytokine storm


Daily mouthwash may inactivate human coronaviruses: Study Daily mouthwash may inactivate human coronaviruses: Study

The results, published in the Journal of Medical Virology, indicate that some of these products might be useful for reducing the amount of virus in the mouth


Biomedical waste management urgent to halt Covid-19: UNIDO Biomedical waste management urgent to halt Covid-19: UNIDO

Biomedical waste is a threat to global public and environmental health


Excessive hand hygiene practices causing skin complications: Dermatologists Excessive hand hygiene causing skin problems: Dermatologists

Dermatologists have observed an influx of cases coming with adverse effects of following excessive hand hygiene


Coronavirus: 'Long Covid could be four different syndromes' 'Long Covid could be four different syndromes'

Researchers says the symptoms affecting everything from breathing, the brain, the heart and kidneys


Breathlessness and fatigue are two most common post-COVID symptoms Breathlessness, fatigue are post-COVID symptoms

Recovered patients are also complaining of similar respiratory ailments


Coronavirus: Ways Vitamin D can prevent multiple organ failure in COVID-19 patients Vitamin D can prevent multiple organ failure in COVID-19 patients

Vitamin D plays a crucial role in the activation and functioning of the immune system


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

Antibodies are proteins the body makes when an infection occurs; they attach to a virus and help it be eliminated


Egg consumption reduces risk of COVID-19 transmission: experts Egg consumption reduces risk of COVID-19 transmission: experts

Experts at a conference today said consuming eggs reduce the risk of COVID-19 infection


Covid-19 taking heavy mental health toll on people: Study Covid-19 taking heavy mental health toll on people: Study

These outcomes are largely related to financial stress and disruptions in people’s social lives


From keto to intermittent diets: All you need to know From keto to intermittent diets: All you need to know

The real question is, which is the most sustainable and healthy diet to lose weight


Influenza vaccine may provide roadmap to prevent Covid-19: Study Influenza vaccine may provide roadmap to prevent Covid-19: Study

The World Health Organisation (WHO) estimates that influenza kills as many as 6,50,000 people every year globally


Mask should not share with anyone Mask should not share with anyone

Wash your mask with warm water and dry it properly under the Sun before using it


Important to understand your eyes Important to understand your eyes

Presbyopia usually occurs around the age of 40, when one finds it difficult to clearly see nearby objects


Face masks do not cause over-exposure to carbon dioxide, study says Face masks do not cause over-exposure to carbon dioxide: Study

The study, published in the Annals of the American Thoracic Society, assessed problems associated with changes in oxygen and carbon dioxide levels in healthy individuals


Scientists develop AI tool to identify COVID-19 cases using CT scans AI tool developed to identify COVID-19 cases: Study

The study, published in the journal Nature Communications, demonstrates that the new technique can correctly identify positive COVID-19 cases 84 per cent of the time


Ventilation systems may increase COVID-19 exposure risk in winter: Study Ventilation systems may increase COVID-19 exposure risk in winter: Study

According to the study,  these contaminants may include droplets and aerosols, potentially containing viruses such as the novel coronavirus SARS-CoV-2


Nine in 10 recovered coronavirus patients experience side-effects: Study Recovered Covid-19 patients experience side-effects: Study

Fatigue is the most common side-effect with 26.2pc reading, followed by difficulty in concentration which had 24.6pc


Elderly patients face higher risk of severity in COVID-19 infections: Study Elderly patients face higher risk of coronavirus

Older patients with the disease have lower frequencies of the immune cells needed to expel the virus from the body, the researchers say


Rheumatoid arthritis linked to 23pc higher diabetes risk Rheumatoid arthritis linked to 23pc higher diabetes risk

Inflammation has emerged as a key factor in the onset and progression of Type-2 diabetes, and rheumatoid arthritis is an autoimmune and inflammatory disease


Coronavirus: 7 participants disqualified from Oxford phase III trials 7 participants disqualified from Oxford phase III trials

Hence, phase III, considered to be the most crucial leg of trials involves a large group of volunteers, from varied categories and age groups


How can I tell the difference between flu and COVID-19? How can I tell the difference between flu and COVID-19?

It’s impossible to tell without a test. Influenza and COVID-19 have such similar symptoms


Flu vaccine may not increase Covid-19 risk: Study Flu vaccine may not increase Covid-19 risk: Study

Researchers and clinicians believe that the population’s adherence to widespread and early flu vaccination will help to mitigate the risk of simultaneous viral infections and epidemics


Shorter sleep at night linked to stressful events next day Shorter sleep at night linked to stressful events next day

Using daily diary data from a national US sample of almost 2,000 people, the research team analysed sleep duration and how people responded to negative and positive situations the next day


Simple tips to care of a loved one with Alzheimer's Simple tips to care of a loved one with Alzheimer's

It is not easy to watch a family member's physical and functional abilities dwindling in front of us every day


Covid-19 patients with sleep apnoea may be at additional risk Covid-19 patients with sleep apnoea may be at additional risk

Many of the risk factors and co-morbidities associated with sleep apnoea, such as diabetes, obesity and hypertension, are similar to those associated with poor Covid-19 outcomes


Mobile phone radiation may be killing insects: German study Mobile phone radiation may be killing insects

Radiation from mobile phones could have contributed to the dramatic decline in insect populations seen in much of Europe in recent years


30 Covid-19 vaccine candidates under various stages of development: India 30 Covid-19 vaccine under development: India

According to the ministry, of the 30 vaccines, three were in the advanced stage


Coronavirus: China's vaccine may hit the market by November Coronavirus: China's vaccine may hit the market by November

China, which is the largest producer of vaccines and medical supplies in the world is currently involved in the production of as many as nine out of 30 vaccines which are in the human trial stage


How to avoid dreaded mask breath? How to avoid dreaded mask breath?

Popping mints or chewing gum are obvious answers, but both only cover odours temporarily


Why vaccines can work better than medicines in Coronavirus treatment Vaccines can work better than medicines in coronavirus treatment

As fears over safety and efficacy loom wide, a COVID-19 vaccine still might be a safer and a more workable bet in fighting the pandemic than medicines, feel experts


Covid-19: How different masks stop the virus Covid-19: How different masks stop the virus

The researchers analyse 13 kinds of popularly used face masks to determine the best to stop the spread of the virus

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