If children contract COVID, but are asymptomatic, it shouldn't be matter of concern: Experts

The percentage of infected children aged below 10 years in the total active COVID-19 cases has risen since March this year.

published on : 16th 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

COVID-19 early symptoms vary with age, gender: UK study

As per their findings, in people aged over 60, loss of smell was not significant and it was not at all relevant in people over 80.

published on : 30th July 2021

Long Covid has more than 200 symptoms across 10 organ systems: Study

With responses from 3,762 eligible participants from 56 countries, the researchers identified a total of 203 symptoms in 10 organ systems; of these, 66 symptoms were tracked for seven months.

published on : 15th July 2021

Full recovery distant dream for many patients as Covid may lead to neurological complications

Some patients with Covid-infected lungs can develop intracranial bleeding due to unavoidable anticoagulant therapies.

published on : 8th June 2021

The couple beat Covid with determination

Looking after her husband without showing fears was tough but managing children too without letting them know about the condition of their father was a challenging task.

published on : 7th June 2021

Parents, be on lookout for deadly Covid-linked syndrome affecting children

Not many children were affected when the first wave of Covid hit the state last year. However, the second wave saw more children getting infected. 

published on : 19th May 2021

Children largely asymptomatic but capable of infecting coronavirus: VK Paul

VK Paul, member, (health), Niti Aayog, and chairman of the national Covid task force said that soon, clinical trials to test the safety and efficacy of Covaxin in children aged 2-18 years will start. 

published on : 18th May 2021

Children more likely to get caught in COVID waves: Expert

Besides COVID-19 infection, the health experts have also raised concerns on other infections such as dengue which is being seen in children.

published on : 15th May 2021

On Mother's day, sons abandon mom over Covid suspicion in Telangana

As soon as she started developing symptoms, her elder son Prabhakar, along his wife and children, left the house.

published on : 10th May 2021

Managing mild Covid at home

Many are suffering from mild symptoms of Covid during the second wave. In such cases, treating these at home will help a critical patient get care at limited hospital facilities

published on : 4th May 2021
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