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National Doctor’s Day 2020: Theme, History and Objectives

Jul 1, 2020
National Doctor's Day 2020: It is celebrated on 1st July to acknowledge the contributions of doctor's humane service to mankind. Why is National Doctor's Day celebrated on 1st July? Let us have a look at history, significance and theme of 2020.   legendary physician and the second Chief Minister of West Bengal, Dr. Bidhan Chandra Roy.

India's First Plasma Bank: All you need to know

Jun 29, 2020
To fight with the spread of COVID-19 pandemic, Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal announced to launch India's first Plasma Bank in a city. Let us read in detail about it!

What is Second wave of COVID-19?

Jun 29, 2020
As we know that various countries in the world are fighting with COVID-19 pandemic including India. About 120,000 Americans have lost lives from the novel coronavirus and around 504,410 have died so far in the world. But there are worrisome as COVID-19 recent reported cases are increases in some countries again. Is this a 'second wave' of COVID-19?   What is the second wave of COVID-19? Let us have a look!

Dexamethasone: Know about the World’s first life saving COVID-19 drug

Jun 19, 2020
The whole world is suffering from COVID-19 pandemic, several trials are going on for the treatment of coronavirus where Dexamethasone can be life-saver and can prevent ventilation stage in COVID-19 cases. Let us read in detail about Dexamethasone, how it works, and about the study related to Dexamethasone.

Do you know about the rapid antigen detection test for COVID-19?

Jun 16, 2020
Antigen Kit has been approved by ICMR that gives COVID-19 test results in 30 minutes. Let us study in detail about antigen kit and how it works?

List of important hormones and their functions

Jun 5, 2020
Hormones are the body's chemical messengers. They help tissues or organs to do their work via travelling through the bloodstream. There are several types of hormones that act on different aspects of bodily functions. Let us have a look at the important hormones and their functions.    

What is Ebola Virus: History, Cause, Symptoms, Prevention and Treatment

Jun 3, 2020
New Ebola outbreak is detected in Wangata health zone, Mbandaka, in Equateur province in the Democratic Republic of Congo. Do you know what is Ebola Virus, its history, symptoms and treatment? Let us study in detail.  

10 Important facts about Ebola Virus

Jun 3, 2020
The Democratic Republic of Congo Government announced a new outbreak of Ebola virus disease in the Wangata health zone, Mbandaka, in Equateur province. Do you know about the Ebola Virus? Let us have a look at some important facts of the Ebola virus.

What are T-cells and their role to fight against COVID-19?

May 20, 2020
The immune system of our body defends against infection or fight against diseases. A study suggests that people infected with the coronavirus carry immune cells known as T cells that can help to fight against infection. Let us study about T cells in detail and about the research.

HIV Vaccine Awareness Day/ World AIDS Vaccine Day 2020

May 18, 2020
World AIDS Vaccine Day 2020: It is also known as HIV Vaccine Awareness Day (HVAD). The day is observed on 18 May every year and provide an opportunity to educate communities about the importance of preventive HIV vaccine research. As effective and safe preventive HIV vaccine will help to end the HIV pandemic. Let us study about AIDS, HIV Vaccine.    

World Hypertension Day 2020: Current Theme, Significance, Signs and Risks of Hypertension

May 17, 2020
World Hypertension Day (WHD) 2020: It is observed on 17 May every year. Due to COVID-19 pandemic, World Hypertension League (WHL) has announced that it will postpone the celebration of World Hypertension Day (WHD) until 10 October, 2020. Let us read more about World Hypertension Day, its 2020 theme, hypertension disease, its causes, symptoms and prevention.  

National Dengue Day: Dengue Fever, Symptoms, Prevention and Treatment

May 16, 2020
National Dengue Day: It is observed on 16 May in India to create awareness about dengue, how is it caused, preventive measures and methods to control the disease in the country. Let us study in detail about Dengue and some facts related to it.  

COVID-19: What is Vaccine and how it works?

May 13, 2020
As we know that several clinical trials are going on to fight against COVID-19. Scientists and researchers are trying to develop a vaccine across the world for the novel coronavirus. But do you know what is a vaccine and how it works? Let us have a look!

World Thalassaemia Day 2020: Current Theme, Objective and Significance

May 8, 2020
World Thalassaemia Day 2020: It is observed on 8 May to raise awareness about thalassaemia disease, its preventive measures and to avoid transmission among the people throughout the world. Let us read in detail about World Thalassaemia Day, 2020 theme, Thalassaemia disease, symptoms and prevention.

What is Monoclonal Antibody to help against novel Coronavirus?

May 7, 2020
Monoclonal Antibody for COVID-19 treatment: Israel's Institute for Biological Research (IIBR) develops a monoclonal antibody that attacks and neutralises the virus. But it is unclear whether it is tested on humans. Let us read in detail about the research, monoclonal antibody and how it works.

World Asthma Day 2020: Current Theme, History and Key Facts

May 5, 2020
World Asthma Day 2020: It is observed every year on the first Tuesday of May. This year it falls on 5 May. The day spread awareness about asthma disease and care around the world. Let us have a look in detail about World Asthma Day, its history, significance, what is asthma, its symptoms, prevention, control measures, etc.  

What is colon infection?

Apr 30, 2020
Actor Irrfan Khan was suffering from colon infection and passed away in Mumbai on 29 April, 2020. What is colon infection, how is it caused, its treatment, symptoms and types? Let us find out!

What is Plasma Therapy, how it works and can it be effective in the treatment of COVID-19?

Apr 21, 2020
Plasma Therapy or Convalescent Plasma Therapy (CPT) can be a possible treatment for COVID-19. Scientists and researchers are exploring various ways and doing clinical trials to find out the way as soon as possible. CPT is one such clinical trial. Let us have a look in detail about Plasma Therapy, risks involved and benefits.     

Haemophilia Disease: What is it, how is it caused, symptoms and treatment?

Apr 17, 2020
World Haemophilia Day 2020: Haemophilia is an inherited bleeding disorder in which blood does not clot properly. Several factors are responsible for it. World Haemophilia Day is celebrated on 17 April across the globe to make people aware of the Haemophilia disease and its treatment. How haemophilia disease can be cured, its symptoms and causes. Let us find out!  

How does Coronavirus spread?

Apr 13, 2020
Coronavirus (COVID-19) cases are increasing in the world including India. People are changing their habits to reduce the risk of COVID-19 and taking preventive measures. In December 2019, the deadly virus appeared in Wuhan, China. And now it spreads globally. It is a new virus and information related to its transmission according to the experts are provided in the article.   

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