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Bengaluru: Covid-recovered patients complain of loss of appetite 

Nutritionists are seeing a trend of post-Covid patients losing their appetite and complaining of gastrointestinal issues weeks after recovery.

published on : 7th October 2021

Excess body weight linked with COVID-19 mortality in adults: Study 

Excess body weight may be associated with significant rates of COVID-19 mortality among adult populations around the globe, according to a study.

published on : 4th October 2021

Blood thinners significantly reduce COVID-related mortality, hospitalisation: Study 

The researchers also evaluated the association between anticoagulation therapy, which is used to prevent blood clots, and mortality risk among admitted patients.

published on : 4th October 2021

75 per cent COVID-19 patients were overcharged by private hospitals in Maharashtra: Survey

Dr Abhay Shukla of the Jan Aarogya Abhiyan said that though the Maharashtra government had announced that the rates of treatment will be regulated, the instructions were not heeded.

published on : 29th September 2021

68-year-old Covid patient dies in ambulance, kin allege MCH delayed care

The family said the ASHA worker had informed the hospital that Babu was being rushed there.

published on : 28th September 2021

Karnataka health workers can soon take Covid booster shots

Health workers can soon take Covid booster shots 

published on : 24th September 2021

Thanks to Covid vaccines, fewer patients need critical care

As on Aug 15, only 1.64% of patients were in ICU or on ventilator support

published on : 16th September 2021

India records 33,376 new coronavirus cases, 308 deaths take total toll to 4,42,317

The number of people who have recuperated from the disease increased to 3,23,74,497, while the case fatality rate was recorded at 1.33 per cent, the data showed.

published on : 11th September 2021

COVID-19: 338 fresh fatalities take national death toll to 4,41,749, case tally at 3,31,39,981

The active cases increased to 3,93,614 comprising 1.19 per cent of the total infections, while the national COVID-19 recovery rate was recorded at 97.48 per cent, the ministry said.

published on : 9th September 2021

Advanced lung support system saves Covid patient with brain haemorrhage

Due to the serious conditions, he was shifted to a hospital there. As his condition worsened, he was intubated and put on ventilator support.

published on : 2nd September 2021

Post-Covid issues lingering in patients even after a year, says study

The study, titled ‘One year outcomes in hospital survivors with Covid-19, a longitudinal cohort study’, was published in the Lancet Journal.

published on : 29th August 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

Blood clot risk from COVID-19 infection much higher than that after vaccination: Study 

Some of these events have led to restricted use of the Oxford-AstraZeneca vaccine, known as Covishield in India, in a number of countries.

published on : 27th August 2021

TN govt delaying payment of Rs 200 crore to hotels which provided facilities to Covid doctors

Bills of food and accommodation for quarantining doctors and nurses not settled since February this year

published on : 27th August 2021

Nurse steals Covid patient’s gold bangle

Police on Wednesday arrested a nurse for allegedly stealing a gold bangle of an elderly Covid patient who was undergoing treatment at Ernakulam Medical College Hospital (MCH).

published on : 26th August 2021
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