Epileptic seizures: On how to prevent the risk of harm to a patient

If epileptic seizures last for more than five minutes, make sure to take professional help

published on : 15th March 2023

Long Covid signs in kids change over time: Lancet

The data of 5,086 children, 2,909 of whom tested positive for Covid-19, and 2,177 of whom tested negative were examined.

published on : 6th December 2022

Dealing with withdrawal effects, man ends life in Odisha

Unable to cope with brown sugar withdrawal symptoms, a 33-year-old man committed suicide at his house in Bhimatangi within Airfield police limits.

published on : 10th September 2022

High cholesterol and weight, reduced stamina in young people sign of long COVID: Lancet study

The study also found that recent COVID-19 infections -- even mild ones -- can lead to fatigue, reduced sense of smell and psychological problems for up to 180 days.

published on : 6th September 2022

New symptoms found in COVID-infected children raise concerns in Hong Kong

symptoms are hoarseness and inspiratory stridor. In severe cases, it can produce acute obstruction of the respiratory tract and an absence of oxygen supply to an organ or a tissue.

published on : 29th August 2022

Symptoms of monkeypox in Vizag man after Hyderabad visit

His samples were collected on Saturday to send to the National Institute of Virology (NIV), Pune for testing, the DMHO said.

published on : 7th August 2022

Monkeypox: Nigerian man in Delhi with no travel history tests positive, sixth case in country

The Centre has formed a task force to monitor and provide guidance to the government on the expansion of diagnostic facilities and to explore vaccination for the infection in the country.

published on : 2nd August 2022

Current monkeypox symptoms different from previous outbreaks: BMJ study

Some common symptoms the patients now describe include rectal pain and penile swelling (oedema), which differ from those described in previous outbreaks.

published on : 1st August 2022

Monkeypox scare: Samples  of 8-year-old boy with symptoms sent to Pune

The boy’s parents are daily wage workers from Odisha and had come to Yedlapadu in Palnadu district 15 days ago to work at a spinning mill.

published on : 1st August 2022

Don't hide symptoms, test and isolate: Odisha government on COVID situation

Director of Public Health Dr Niranjan Mishra urged people to cooperate with the health team visiting their houses for surveillance on symptomatic coronavirus cases.

published on : 18th June 2022

'Homeless bear the brunt of heatwave'

As the State goes from one heatwave to another, it’s the homeless and destitute who are bearing the brunt with there being hardly any shelters in the city for their safe stay.

published on : 8th May 2022

We Kidney You Not; awareness about kidney health 

On March 10, we celebrated World Kidney Day to create awareness about kidney diseases and kidney health. We know the kidney has a lot of functions and one of the main ones is filtration.

published on : 21st March 2022

Ayush Ministry to take up clinical study on potential of Vasa, Guduchi for management of COVID-19

In view of the need for accelerated solutions for COVID-19, the Ministry of AYUSH has taken up systematic studies on different possible solutions through multiple channels.

published on : 25th September 2020

Young moms more likely to have kids with ADHD: Study

The study found that the genetic risk of ADHD in children was strongly associated with early maternal age at first birth, particularly for women younger than 20.

published on : 25th October 2019