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New Covid updates from Assam

Assam chief minister Dr Himanta Biswa Sarma today attended the 5th Cabinet Meeting at Janata Bhawan. The meeting started at 11 AM and ended by 1 PM. Five critical decisions were taken in the ...

Article about 1 day ago

Assam Government issues new guidelines

A new SOP has been introduced in Assam to tackle the Covid situation for the state.The Health Minister of Assam, Keshav Mahanta, issued the new set of SOP from Haflong today.The new SOP will come into ...

Article about 2 days ago

Assam Government issues new SOP

The Assam Government has issued a new SOP regarding Covid-19. As informed by the Government of Assam on June 13, the number of Covid cases has declined in many districts of Assam. Those districts ...

Article about 6 days ago

Leading medical college in Assam gets equipped.

In context with the health scenario in Assam, the health care facilities have witnessed an exceptional upliftment within a remarkably brief period of time since its attack by Covid -19 in the last ...

Article about 11 days ago

The second Oxygen Express Train arrives in Guwahati

While the struggle to make Assam free from Covid-19 continues, the Northeast Frontier Railway is putting their full efforts to assist the state government in every possible way. The second train ...

Article about 22 days ago

Editor's Note: Traditional practices and health benefits

Whenever it comes to delivering news to our readers, our main aim is to bring the best and first-hand information for our esteemed readers. We even ensure that the content must be something with which ...

Article about 2 months ago

Your Friday Night Health Capsule

08 Apr 2021:- Massive spike in Assam's COVID-19 count: 195 new cases detected in State, 104 cases from Guwahati only.08 Apr 2021:- Covid-19: Govt allows workplace vaccination from April 11.08 Apr ...

Article about 2 months ago

Your Friday Night Health Capsule

04 Feb 2021:- China bat caves need exploring in search for Covid origins, WHO team member says.03 Feb 2021:- AstraZeneca says vaccine 76% effective for 90 days after single dose.03 Feb 2021:- A ...

Article about 4 months ago

RBD testing before harvesting plasma is vital

With physicians finding receptor binding domain (RBD) plasma highly effective in the viremic phase (first 8 to 10 days) of COVID infection, the demand for strong anti viral therapy has steadily been ...

Article about 7 months ago

Your Friday Night Health Capsule

Nov 12 2020:- Effective RBD plasma in high demand but lack of donation poses hurdle.Nov 12 2020:- Indian researchers find new mutation in Covid genome for testing.Nov 11 2020:- Google Cloud unveils AI ...

Article about 7 months ago

Cooperative run hospitals are boosting health services

The most important basic human needs are roti (food), kapda (clothes) aur makan (housing). However, the ills of modernization have widened the necessities for every civilized society to include ...

Article about 7 months ago

We turn onto another page of wellness... again

The week that passed by had a clear high for Fit NorthEast  as our readership grew almost geometrically. We had some exclusive articles: one that explored the multiple dynamics in the domain of ...

Article about 8 months ago

Wake up Tripura and North East, too many suicides!

A report published by the National Crime Reports Bureau (NCRB) reveals that Sikkim and Tripura had the highest suicide rates in North-East India in 2019 which exceeded the national (average) level ...

Article about 9 months ago

COVID really needs to be flushed out ...but alas!

A recent study on COVID 19 by Chinese researchers has found that the virus spreads fastest among people who use common toilets. According to the findings, particles of COVID 19 can rise upto two feet ...

Article about 10 months ago

COVID 19 cases in North East today

Today at the time of filling this report, Assam has reported 82,201 infections, 58,294 recoveries and 203 deaths. Tripura follows Assam with a significant gap. The state has reported 7,408 infections, ...

Article about 10 months ago

Lockdown lows

The stringent 14 day lockdown imposed in Kamrup Metro on 28th June that got extended by a week translated to several inconveniences for people. Particularly the people who earn their livelihoods on a ...

Article about 10 months ago

COVID 19 impedes Assam's handloom industry

The global pandemic coupled with the devastating floods has adversely impacted Assam's handloom industry. Handloom has had an overwhelming presence in the socio-economic life of Assam since time ...

Article about 10 months ago

The costly side of lockdowns

After the State Health Ministry had announced a two-week lockdown in Guwahati on the 26th of June the prices of fruits and vegetables had catapulted to illogical highs. On 27th  and 28th - ...

Article about 10 months ago

Assam Government tweaks staff quarantine rules

The first half of July saw the Assam Health Department undertaking a slew of revisions in its official guidelines concerning the containment and management of the pandemic. One such revision was the ...

Article about 10 months ago

Plasma donation gathers momentum in Assam

COVID-19 cases in Assam have surged past the 58, 000 mark. While the exact number of infections detected stand at 58, 837 the number of discharged cases have crossed the 42,325 mark and active cases ...

Article about 10 months ago