Dr Rajeev adds that more attention should rather be paid to the fact that people who smoke, use drugs and drink heavily are at a higher risk of sudden death.
India’s capabilities in manufacturing vaccines came to the fore during the Covid-19 pandemic, where companies like Bharat Biotech was able to provide vaccines that met over 60% of the world’s demands.
The incidence of malaria is so prevalent that it has been declared a notifiable disease in 33 States and Union Territories in India.
She believed mRNA held the key to treating diseases where having more of the right kind of protein can help -- like repairing the brain after a stroke.
His next quests include, among others, developing a vaccine against all future coronaviruses.
With The Vaccine War releasing today, National Award-winning filmmaker Vivek Agnihotri talks about making a film on the achievements of India, his disdain for Bollywood, and more
The Padma Shri- and three-time National Award-winning actor reflects on his nearly five-decade career, why he signed Vivek Agnihotri’s film, and his future projects.
For 50 years now, BSV has used its scientific resources to develop a range of biological, biotech and pharmaceutical products.
Speaking to Sinduja Jane, Dr D Suresh Kumar, an Infectious Disease Specialist at Apollo Hospitals, says that hydrating with fluids frequently is important in managing dengue.
The film also aims to honour the unwavering dedication of the fraternity of scientists and the medical community who tirelessly faced the unprecedented challenges posed by the Covid-19 pandemic.
The nurse who administered five vaccines to the child has been placed under suspension.
The country is witnessing over 75,000 cases of cervical cancer each year, Delhi Commission for Women Chairperson Swati Maliwal said.
"It seems like the nurse mistook her for another child waiting for an anti-rabies vaccine and gave her the jab," police said.
Covaxin makers Bharat Biotech were paid Rs 7,301.28 crores for 35 million doses, while the makers of CorBEvax (a late entrant) -- Biological E Limited -- were paid Rs 1500 crores.
A two-month-old baby allegedly died after being administered vaccine at Mayabarha village within S Rampur police limits in Sonepur district on Friday.
Doctors are also pushing people to get vaccinated as the situation will remain the same for the next two to three months.
The pay ward in CMCH has 26 rooms that are categorised as the super deluxe, deluxe and regular ward.
Union Minister Jitendra Singh added the unique feature of the vaccine is it can be administered without a needle injection.
Furious over the officials, the district collector dismissed Hymavathi for her negligence in delivering her duties and issued show-cause notices to three other officials.
The cast also includes Nana Patekar, Anupam Kher and Sapthami Gowda.