COVID symptoms

Positive approach to COVID fatigue

Though people infected with mild symptoms can recover at home, they should seek a doctor's advice regularly.

published on : 20th January 2022

Attention and memory deficits persist for months after recovery from mild Covid

Previous studies have shown that after acute Covid-19 infection some people can continue to suffer from cognitive symptoms such as difficulties in concentrating, colloquially referred to as brain fog.

published on : 19th January 2022

COVID reinfection leaves more lasting effects including severe symptoms

With 97.8 per cent of the adult population vaccinated with at least one dose, a sizeable proportion of the infections in the second wave is said to be due to a breakthrough infection.

published on : 3rd January 2022

'Long COVID' symptoms baffle rural population of Karnataka

While several city residents come to hospital and are advised on post-COVID effects, people in rural regions are clueless and many end up with psychological issues, and also strokes and heart attacks.

published on : 11th October 2021

Social media, activism, trucker caps: the fascinating story behind long COVID

Using social media, patients collected evidence of their symptoms, and advocated for themselves and for further research. Even the term long COVID stems from this activism

published on : 27th September 2021

Lost smell & taste due to Covid-19? This CCMB study can tell you why

Downregulation is the process by which a cell decreases the quantity of a cellular component, such as RNA or protein, in response to an external stimulus.

published on : 25th September 2021

Rare gallbladder disease in patients with Covid history

The median duration between Covid-19 symptoms and diagnosis of ‘acalculous cholecystitis’ was two months

published on : 16th September 2021

Odisha government cautions parents amid Multi-system Inflammatory Syndrome spike in children

Paediatricians treating MIS cases said the government should have issued an alert about the syndrome much before and intensified the spreading of awareness about its symptoms.

published on : 10th September 2021

Half of hospitalised coronavirus patients have persisting symptoms after a year: Study

The study findings suggest that recovery for some patients will take longer than one year, and this should be taken into account when planning delivery of healthcare services post-pandemic.

published on : 27th August 2021

COVID-19 may become a mostly childhood disease in few years: Study

If immunity to reinfection by SARS-CoV-2 wanes among adults, disease burden could remain high in that group, although previous exposure to the virus would lessen the severity of the disease.

published on : 12th August 2021

British study suggests early COVID-19 symptoms differ among age groups

18 symptoms were examined, which had different relevance for early detection in different groups.

published on : 4th August 2021