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Psychiatric patients can take both Covishield and Covaxin vaccines: Experts

No clinical trials have happened to explore contraindications specifically to do with psychiatric medication and no such issues have been raised by the vaccine manufacturing companies.

25 Jan 2021

Earlier the plasma harvested after patient's recovery, better it is: Study

Antibodies start to disappear after three months of the onset of symptoms, states a release based on a study by the American Society of Hematology.

03 Oct 2020

Karnataka Covid testing zooms beyond target, touches 131%

IAS officer Shalini Rajneesh, in charge of testing, said the government uses Rapid Antigen Test for emergencies, symptomatic cases and family members of Covid-positive patients.

19 Aug 2020

BBMP not sanitising COVID- hit homes: Citizens

Residents complain authorities also skip home quarantine sticker; no guidelines issued by BBMP on trash disposal

29 Jun 2020

After UK trials, wonder drug may be used in Karnataka

The drug is said to have reduced deaths by one-third in ventilated patients and one-fifth in patients receiving oxygen. 

18 Jun 2020