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Tripura determines to become 'Tobacco-Free' very soon

The Tripura Government has taken a very strong initiative to eradicate tobacco from the state. A decision has been made to make all government offices and educational institutes 'Tobacco-Free' ...

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Serum Institute of India has applied for full market authorization.WHO warns of "tsunami of cases" from Omicron, Delta.From January 10, front line health workers, government officials and elderly to ...

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Over-speeding takes a toll on young bikers in Assam

Assam witnessed 23,191 road accidents from the year 2018 to 2020 accounting for as many as 8803 fatalities, with over-speeding causing about 75 per cent of the mishaps involving 6149 two-wheelers.The ...

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Mumbai: Section 144 imposed, New Year's parties banned amid surging Omicron cases.The government allows the export of 7 crores Covovax vaccine doses to Netherlands, Australia and New Zealand.Mansukh ...

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Assam Transport Minister Chandra Mohan Patowary flags off Traffic Interceptor Vehicles in Guwahati.Noted ophthalmologist from Jorhat, Hiren Saikia passes away at the age of 64.University of Science ...

Article about 18 days ago

Assam ranks 12th in NITI Ayog Health Index

Assam has successfully secured the 12th position among the larger states in terms of overall health performance with a score of 47.74 according to the fourth State Health Index 2019-20 that was ...

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The government panel recommends EUA for the Covid-19 vaccine Covavax.Yellow alert in Delhi: Schools to shut, metro to run at 50% capacity.Cipla receives EUA for the oral antiviral drug to treat mild ...

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AIIMS epidemiologist assails decision to vaccinate teens.Covid: 3rd dose will be of the same vaccine as two earlier shots. The gap between the 2nd Covid vaccine shot and precaution does likely to be ...

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Assam government imposes new SOP. Children aged 15-18 to get Covid jabs from January 3, 2022.Bharat Biotech's "kid" Covaxin to Zycov-D to Covovax, India readies battleplan to save ...

Article about 21 days ago

Covid scare: News SOP issued ahead of New Year in Assam

The Assam Government has issued a new set of Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs). Addressing the media, Assam health minister Keshab Mahanta revealed that as per the new SOP, the new set of rules ...

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Omicron variant could give fully vaccinated super immunity to Covid: Study.New SOP issued in Assam, night curfew imposed. Northeast's first hydrogen plant to be set up in Jorhat.CAG pointed out ...

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GU team launches cleanliness drive on Brahmaputra bank

Gauhati University in association with its NSS Cell on December 25 organized a programme titled"Celebrating Rivers of India " at the Pandu Ghat near the bank of river Brahmaputra, in Guwahati. Under ...

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India reports 358 Omicron cases.60% of India's population is fully vaccinated: Mansukh Mandaviya.AstraZeneca vaccine booster shot effective against Omicron: Oxford lab study.9-year-old tests Omicron ...

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AIIMS Director Dr. Randeep Guleria's fresh warning amid Omicron rise in India.Zydus Cadila gets USFDA nod for generic drugs.US nod in Hand, Pfizer is looking for partners to make Covid drug in India. ...

Article about 24 days ago

Some interesting facts about Night Terrors

A night terror is a sleeping disorder. It is a sudden waking up from a sleep while still subconsciously accompanied by screaming, paranoia, sleepwalking, or kicking. It is also an episode of flailing, ...

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AstraZeneca Covid Vaccine Protection Wanes after three months: Lancet Study.Researchers say that Covaxin's shelf life extended to 12 months from the date of manufacture.19 cases from 5 states take ...

Article about 25 days ago

Dibrugarh to get Assam's first tea museum

Assam is globally recognized for its tea production. After having numerous tea gardens and factories across the state, Assam is ready to set up its first "Tea Museum" at Dibrugarh, which holds the ...

Article about 25 days ago

Assam to get its first-ever Forensic Science Institute

Assam is all set to get its first Forensic Science Institute. The institute will be established under the Directorate of Forensic Sciences located in Kahilipara of Guwahati.The classes in the ...

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SII Covovax gets emergency use approval from WHO.Doctors of the Guahati Medical College and Hospital directed to stop the private nursing home practice.Consistent evidence that Omicron is spreading ...

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Assam govt to shut down MMC Hospital in Guwahati

Assam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma on Saturday announced that the services at Mahendra Mohan Choudhury Hospital (MMCH) will be shut from January 1, 2022. The reason for shutting down the ...

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Omicron may push Covid to turn endemic: Researchers.Cipla receives final approval for Lanreotide Injection.Can tweak existing Covid vaccines to fight new strains: Randeep Guleria.With 30 new cases, ...

Article about 27 days ago

Can Stem cell therapy cure metabolic diseases?

Stem cell-based therapy can help those suffering from degenerative or genetic diseases such as Parkinson's, Alzheimer's, autism, diabetes, heart disease, stroke, spinal cord injuries, paralysis, ...

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India's Omicron tally rises to 126.World Health Organization issues emergency use listing for SI-Novavax's anti-Covid jab.Labanya, a new variety of purple rice has been developed in the Assam ...

Article about 28 days ago

India soon to get needle-free vaccination

High hopes are being made that Zydus Healthcare's anti-corona virus disease vaccine, ZyCoV-D, could be introduced in the national vaccination programme by next week.A source associated with this ...

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101 Omicron cases in India on December 17, with 12 cases in Delhi.WHO makes interim recommendations for mixing and matching Covid 19 vaccines.Parliament passes Surrogacy Bill; seeks to constitute ...

Article about 29 days ago

Research reveals the most common symptom of Omicron

The Omicron variant of the coronavirus is spreading across the world at a fast  pace. The variant has spread in 77 countries.Scientists across the globe are constantly putting efforts to ...

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Section 144 imposed in Maharashtra to curb Omicron

The fast-spreading Omicron has infected 87 people in India till December 17, 2021. In order to restrict the spread of this variant of the Covid-19 variant, section 144 has been implemented for the ...

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Studies show that AstraZeneca's antibody cocktail Evusheld works against Omicron.Bharat Biotech and Dunc Minh donate 200000 doses of Covaxin to Vietnam.Zydus gets US FDA nod for ZY-19489, a novel ...

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FINER, North East MP forum ask for new industrial policy, additional incentives for MSME.4 auto major contributes Rs 1,000 cr for 2 lakh hectre rubber plantation in Northeast: Piyush Goyal.Johnson & ...

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The Serum Institute of India to come up with Covid-19 vaccination for children.The Union Health Ministry reveals details; says 1,162 patients lost their lives in 2021 due to Tuberculosis.6 students of ...

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Assam specialty tea fetches the best price

Speciality orthodox teas rich in anti-oxidants, and hence immensely beneficial for both physical and mental health, are finding more takers in the global beverage market than ever before in the midst ...

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The UK reports the world's first known Omicron variant death.20 students tested positive for Covid in Guwahati University.Supreme Court slams states on ex gratia for Covid death.India plans to ...

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Researchers make shocking predictions regarding Omicron

India is constantly recording a rise in Omicron cases. Counted till date, its tally in India has crossed 38 after being prominently present in Andhra Pradesh, Chandigarh. The characteristic of Omicron ...

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Universal Health Coverage Day: History and significance

The Universal Health Coverage Day is observed on December 12 every year. Each year, this celebration marks the resolutions taken by the United Nations to promote and provide affordable, quality health ...

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Kerala, Andhra Pradesh, Chandigarh report their first Omicron variant case; the National Omicron tally goes up to 38.Omicron variant can be detected in 20 min by molecular diagnosis test.Supervised ...

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Covid-19: Mega vaccination camps organized in Guwahati

With the united efforts of the state governments, health departments and frontline workers, Assam has been successful in administering the first dose of Covid-19 vaccines among the people of the ...

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32 Omicron cases in India with mild symptoms: Health Ministry.Noida Health Department reviews statuses of Oxygen supply in hospitals.Covid update: FDA clears Pfizer BioNTech Booster for teenagers aged ...

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Australia plans to vaccinate children aged 5 to 11 years

Australia aims to gift a healthy new year to children from 5 to 11 after receiving the recommendation of experts at Pfizer.The Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison in a statement said that "In ...

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Assam records 146 new Covid 19 cases in the last 24 hours.World Health Organization urges the wealthy countries to avoid hoarding the jabs.International scheduled flights from India are postponed till ...

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Studys show shocking results about Pfizer vaccines

Amid the speedy spread of the Omicron variant, several measures have been taken all around the world to restrict the spread of this variant. Researchers all around the globe are putting their full ...

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Assam records 134 new cases in the last 24 hours.Omicron may change the pandemic course without action, WHO warns.RT-PCR unlikely to identify Omicron variant BA.2: Experts.State advises adopting a ...

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Sensitization programme on Tuberculosis held in Sikkim

Te State TB Cell, Sikkim (NTEP) organized a sensitization programme on Tuberculosis for the Elected Members of the Sikkim Legislative Assembly at Gangtok.The programme was attended by state Chief ...

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India to get two new indigenous Covid-19 vaccines

The Union Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya has announced that two more indigenous vaccines are ready to be available for the country. This was announced by the minister at the Lok Sabha on Monday. ...

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India well-prepared to face Omicron: Health Experts.Eight doctors detected with Covid-19 in Silchar Medical College Hospital, samples sent for further testing.No Tall Claims, Testing Ashwagandha's ...

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Gavi Alliance Board to fund first malaria vaccine

The Gavi Alliance Board made a decision to invest in the first and long-awaited malaria vaccination programme. This programme is specially framed for the children and assures that many children, who ...

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The scientist behind AstraZeneca Covid vaccine bats for pandemic preparedness, says the next virus could be more lethal.7 Days AYUSH internship to stay for MBBS students.No lockdown, Delhi govt says ...

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2-day situational and GAP Analysis workshop concludes

A situational and GAP Analysis workshop programme for the implementation of Ujjyalo "Disability Inclusive Universal Eye Health Programme In Sikkim" concluded recently. The 2 -days workshop was ...

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Assam Government issues new SOPs as Omicron cases are on the rise in the country.Morepen Labs zooms 8% on USFDA nod to the market anti-allergy drug.Assam crosses the first dose Covid jab target.India ...

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WHO concerned over Omicron variant of Covid-19

The World Health Organization has issued a warning to the Asia-Pacific regions urging them to strengthen their healthcare services and to focus more on vaccinating the masses. This message was issued ...

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Top scientist from WHO says that Omicron could replace Delta.Siksha Valley School in Dibrugarh of Assam declared a micro-containment zone.50% of the eligible population in India fully ...

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"Har Ghar Dastak" campaign gains momentum in Assam

Launched on November 3, the 'Har Ghar Dastak' campaign aims at an awareness, mobilisation and vaccination of all eligible beneficiaries through house-to-house visits in all states and Union ...

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The State Cabinet on Friday gave its approval for two new medical colleges in Assam.As many as 51,775 cases of mucormycosis reported in India.Lockdown should be the 'last resort' to curb Omicron: ...

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Covid 19: Assam to release new SOPs over Omicron variant

The first cases of the Omicron variant in India have been confirmed in two individuals in Karnataka. One of them was a South African national and has already left the country. India reported 9,216 new ...

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Two cases of Omicron variant detected in Karnataka.More than 124 positive cases of Covid-19 were detected in the last 24 hours in Assam.Cadila's Covid vax to be introduced in 7 states first.Airborne ...

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Six Passengers from 'At-Risk' countries tested Covid positive: Maharashtra.OECD warns Omicron threatens the world economy. Active Covid-19 cases in India increases more than 99,763.Serum Institute ...

Article about 2 months ago

Sikkim Chief Minister Tamang hails ASHA workers

ASHA Sammelan 2021, organised by All Sikkim ASHA (Accredited Social Health Activist) Welfare Association in collaboration with Health and Family Welfare Department was held at Manan Kendra recently. ...

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Third Covid wave of magnitude comparable to first two unlikely to hit India: AIIMS Director Randeep Guleria.Study says that consumption of Himalayan Garlic is good in diabetes management.Covid-19 ...

Article about 2 months ago

Fit Northeast introduces On-Demand naturopathy camp

Fit Northeast, the first health and wellness news portal in the Northeast has introduced the first of its kind tailor-made on-demand Naturopathy Yoga Camp in Assam. Designed for people from different ...

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New Covid variant emerges in Africa.Kamrup Metro district saw 92 new cases in the last 24 hours.India demands patent waiver for Covid-19 vaccines at WTO.Covid will continue to spread as people mix and ...

Article about 2 months ago

New variant of Coronavirus- Omicron triggers panic

The World Health Organization has issued several warnings to the people regarding the new variant of Covid. Many states in South Africa have been affected by this new variant. The new variant is known ...

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The European Union's Drug regulator authorizes Pfizer's Coronavirus vaccine for use on children from 5 to 11 years old.New Covid-19 variant detected in South Africa.Assam reported 5 deaths in the ...

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Maharashtra to restart offline classes in schools from December 1.Cadila healthcare inks tech transfer pact with Korean Enzychem Lifeaciences.Drones to deliver medicines in Nongstoin.India's ...

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Diabetes: A rapidly growing global disease

Diabetes is a rapidly growing global disease. According to a study, it affected 108 million lives in 1980 and 422 million lives in 2014.It was a few weeks ago that World Diabetes Day was observed and ...

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Third Covid wave of magnitude comparable to the first two unlikely to hit India: AIIMS chief Randeep Guleria.India is likely to utilize only half of the vaccines produced in December. The last lap of ...

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Children and youngers soon to get Covid-19 vaccine

The National Technical Advisory Group on Immunization in India (NTAGI) has taken a decision in a meeting to vaccinate all the children and young people by March, next year. In the same meeting, a ...

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Guwahati Medical College and Hospital to introduce two shifts to reduce waiting time.Assam reports five Covid deaths in the last 24 hours.Dengue cases in Delhi crossed 7,100 this year.Construction ...

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Assam: GMCH to get new paying cabin block soon

The medical scenario of Assam is soon to get better after some commendable changes in the near future. The Guwahati Medical College and Hospital will get a new paying cabin block with 200 ...

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Active Covid-19 cases in country lowest in 532 days.Assam reserves two MBBS sears for Bhutan students.National Educational Policy to help India rediscover its old glory: Assam Governor Prof. Jagdish ...

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Union Minister Sarbananda Sonowal steps forward to promote AYUSH in Northeastern region.Cancer claims over 1000 lives in Mizoram last year.Single-day recoveries surpass new cases in Arunachal.No ...

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Central team visit Tripura, reviews health schemes

A central team led by major general (Prof) Dr Atul Kotwal, executive director of National Health Systems Resource Centre, has reviewed the status of various health programmes in Tripura.Going by a ...

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The 6th NE Green Summit concludes in Silchar. Shillong College holds webinars on microbiology careers.A blood test developed in India to detect early cancer gets US FDA 'breakthrough ...

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Assam CM launches ICU at Majuli Civil Hospital

Assam chief minister, Dr Himanta Biswa Sarma on Friday inaugurated a 5-bedded ICU at the District Civil Hospital in Majuli. The residents of Majuli had a long-cherished dream to have a well-equipped ...

Article about 2 months ago

Oral capsules of Covid-19 available in Assam

The Merck and Ridgeback's Investigational Oral Antiviral pill- Molnupiravir will soon be available in the medicinal market in Assam. On November 18, it has been approved by the panel of the Indian ...

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Symptomatic Covid pill Molnupiravir to be available in India very soon.Assam reports four Covid-19 deaths in the last 24 hours.Russia records the highest Coronavirus deaths in the last 72 ...

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Europe is the only region with increasing Covid deaths: WHO.Officials say that US overdose deaths topped 1,00,000 in one year.India is likely to achieve 30% reduction in tobacco use by 2025: WHO.Local ...

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Covid-19 claims lives of 45 doctors in Northeast: IMA

Since its start, Covid-19 has changed many things in various ways. Not only things, but it has also got many changes in people's life. The biggest thing, it has caused is that it has claimed billions ...

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Number of smokers globally accepted to fall to 1.27 Billion by 2025: World Health Organization.Global leaders call for cervical cancer elimination on Day of Action.Collective effort needed to achieve ...

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Facial: A perfect way to look younger and bright

After a certain age, the skin cells on our face start dying and the only way to exfoliate out these dead cells and rejuvenate the skin is by going for a facial once every 6 months, said Monu Devi, a ...

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Assam has over 3 lakh epileptic patients: Physician

Epilepsy can be termed as a chronic disorder of the brain which is characterized by recurrent fits and seizures, said neurologist Dr Prasenjt Deka."But in reality, epilepsy is more than just a ...

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Dr Himanta Biswa Sarma says that government is ready with plan to inoculate children in Assam.India allows foreign tourists as Covid cases decline.The Covid positivity rate in Assam stands at ...

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750 unvaccinated people die in Assam due to Covid-19

Guwahati Medical College and Hospital (GMCH)  Abhijit Sharma said that Assam has achieved a milestone by vaccinating 3 crore people of the State. Among this 3 crore people, 1 lakh have been ...

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Zydus Cadila's Covid vaccine to be administered only to adults as of now: Sources.Global Covid-19 caseload tops 253.2 mn.68% Ph.D. students suffer from depression: Kerala Study.Indian Medical ...

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As per Government reports, 3 crore vaccines have been administered in Assam till date.Meghalaya Chief Minister allots Rs 10 crore to develop Garo heritage village.Covid toll in Jorhat rises to 383; 2 ...

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Guwahati-based eye hospital observes pre-children's day

Guwahati's premier eye care institute Sri Sankaradeva Nethralaya (SSDN) has been offering its services to various ocular diseases with a dedicated Paediatric Department to the people of Assam and ...

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Sri Sankardeva Netralaya celebrates Pre-Children's Day to offer gratitude towards young patients and their parents.World Diabetes Day celebrated in advance at various health organizations throughout ...

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Some interesting facts about night sweating

In summers, most of us sweat but there are some people who even sweat a lot during their bedtimes, which is referred to as night sweat. Night sweating refers to the excess level of sweat at night. In ...

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Assam prepares a plan to launch vaccination on a war footing.Assam registers seven Covid deaths in the last 24 hours.255 dengue cases confirmed in Tripura.India conducts over 11.89 lakh Covid-19 tests ...

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Tripura sees an alarming rise in Dengue cases

Tripura has witnessed an alarming rise in the number of Dengue cases over the past month despite preventive measures being taken by the Health Department."Tripura recorded 127 Dengue cases in 2017, ...

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Private hospitals begin talks with schools for kids' vaccination.Study finds drug used to prevent miscarriage increases the risk of cancer in offspring.Active Covid-19 cases in India lowest in 266 ...

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Zika Virus: Assam all set to face every challange

Guwahati Medical College and Hospital (GMCH) Superintendant Dr. Abhijit Sharma said that till date the state has not registered any Zika Virus case. Dr Sharma said that the people of Assam have ...

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Bell Metal: Its origin and benefits for a healthy body

Utensils and decorative pieces made from bell metal are an integral part of the Assamese culture.According to ancient history, it was way back in the 7th century when King Bhaskarbarma of ancient ...

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Canada records the world's first patient diagnosed with 'climate change.Us-based Amneal Pharmaceuticals buys India's injectable maker Punishka Healthcare for Rs 700 crores.Aurobindo Pharma's ...

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Zydus Cadila vaccines get permission for emergency use

Renowned drug firm Zydus Cadila has received an order to supply 10 million doses of the Covid-19 vaccine. These vaccines named ZyCov-D will be supplied to the Indian Government at a price of Rs 265 ...

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Covid-19: Mizoram surpasses other Northeastern states

As the process of vaccination is pacing up, the number of Covid-19 cases is gradually going down.In comparison to the other states of the Northeastern region, the number of Covid cases in Mizoram has ...

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India to buy 10mn doses of ZyCov-D.World Bank sanctions Rs 770 crore for Inland Water Transport Department.US lifts the pandemic travel ban, opens doors to visitors.Japan has no Covid-19 deaths 1st ...

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Depression is curable and can be prevented: Experts

In the present age, most of us are always under pressure due to various issues. Sometimes it may be work-related and sometimes the cause might be something personal. Sometimes it also happens that we ...

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Covid-19: Assam Health dept issues new guidelines

Assam Health and Family Welfare Department on Monday issued new Covid-19 guidelines. According to the new guidelines, strict containment measures including continuous screening of incoming ...

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Over 15.77 crore balance, unutilized vaccine doses still available with states: Centre.Switzerland accepts Covaxin & UK could do so shortly: Govt says.India, South Africa ask EU to break the ...

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Parasites can treat cancer patients, says study

A recent study carried out by some experts in the University of Nottingham, Ningbo University and Shanxi Agricultural University in China has come up with a dynamic conclusion. Their study has found ...

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11 Covid-19 patients die after a major fire breaks in the ICU of District Civil Hospital in Maharashtra on Saturday.Counseling for admission to medical courses begin after getting list of NEET ...

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Some simple ways to keep kidney stones at bay

Kidney stone disease is a common problem that afflicts many people.  Drinking too little water, obesity, weight loss surgery, or eating food with too much salt or sugar are some of the causes of ...

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Bharat Biotech's partner seeks Covaxin nod in the US for children between 2 and 18 years.UK becomes the first country to approve the anti-Covid pill.Barclays to offer Rs 200 crore debt facility to ...

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Suffering from white discharge?: Here's a solution

White discharge is a common issue among women. It can be cured if not taken as a taboo and treated properly.  Guwahati-based gynecologist Dr. Saurav Kumar Das in an exclusive conversation with Fit ...

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Anti-Covid pill by Merck's gets Britain's nod

The Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA) announced that the use of Merck's antiviral pill was approved by Britain on Thursday. This medicine will be used to treat patients ...

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Air quality in Delhi deteriorates in a day after Diwali.AstraZeneca pulls request for Swiss approval of Covid-19 shot.Pfizer says the antiviral pill cuts the risk of severe Covid-19 by 89%.Assam chief ...

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WHO approves Emergency Use Listing status for Covaxin.The Self-life of Covaxin increased to 12 months after additional stability data.Cheaper hypertension drug blocked.Vaccination for HPV-The ...

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Beijing witnesses a rise in cases of Coronavirus

Restrictions have been imposed in Beijing in China as the number of Covid-19 cases tends to rise. The outbreak is becoming serious as it has already engulfed 16 municipalities, provinces and ...

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Have diabetes: Listen to what your doctor has to say

Diabetes is a very common issue that many of us are facing in the current time. Diabetes can be defined as a chronic, metabolic disease characterized by elevated levels in blood sugar or blood ...

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In India, Covid-19 vaccination to be available at the health centres.In Kochi, Ayurvedic patients can treat Covid category B patients.High Court restrains generic pharma firms from making, selling ...

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India reports 12,514 new Covid-19 cases, 251 deaths in the last 24 hours.Half of Delhi fully vaccinated; 19 lakh adults are still out of the net.Low Covid vaccination coverage: PM to hold a review ...

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Assam witnesses 1 Covid death and 212 fresh cases in the last 24 hours.Dibrugarh school shut after 4 teachers and 2 students tested positive.Brain implant gives blind women artificial vision to ...

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IMR: Two Northeast states record significant achievement

Tripura and Arunachal Pradesh among the northeastern states have achieved a significant reduction in Infant Mortality Rate (IMR) and it has been appreciated at the national level.As per the latest ...

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Centre asks Assam government to enforce Covid-19 norms.India to build Rs1.200 cr ship for hi-tech research.Guwahati women create records by riding to World's highest motorable road.India is fully ...

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Needle-free vaccine patches coming soon, say researchers and makers.Dr Reddy's plans clinical trials of Sputnik Light for children, use as a booster dose.Over 104 crore Covid-19 vaccine doses ...

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Assam singing sensation rushed to the hospital

Popular Assamese singer Zubeen Garg was admitted to a private hospital in Guwahati on Thursday night after he complained of uneasiness. Sources said the singer was admitted to the city's Ayursundra ...

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Vaccination process in Assam creates medical milestone

As a result of all the awareness created regarding the benefits of the Covid-19 vaccination, it was witnessed that people were stepping out of their homes to get  them vaccinated to protect from ...

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322 fresh Covid cases registered in Assam in the last 24 hours.Press Information Bureau organized a webinar on 'Clean India Safe India'.Assam singing sensation Zubeen Garg hospitalized in ...

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Do you love Poita Bhaat?: See what it does to your body

Rice soaked in water or fermented, popularly known as Poita Bhaat in Assam is an extremely popular delicacy of most of the Assamese families. Poita bhaat is prepared from the left-over rice, which is ...

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Guwahati registers 6 new Covid deaths along with 244 new cases on October 27.Over 2 crore people in Assam get the first dose of Covid-19 vaccination.Neurosurgery OPD to open in Silchar Medical College ...

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Is red meat and white meat really good for your health?

Are you a health maniac? The science of healthy living comes in different prospects- our living environment, our daily care, our diets etc… Our diet however is the primary essence for health.Our ...

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Doctors across Assam stages protest: OPDs remain closed

Over 3000 doctors from across Assam on Wednesday joined a strike which was called by the Assam Medical Service Association (AMSA). The doctors carried out the strike in support of their various ...

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Aerial Connectivity in the Northeast expands as the first direct flight takes off on Shillong -Dibrugarh Route.IIT Guwahati bid to develop hydrogen from water using sunlight.Assam's positivity rate ...

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NPPA fixes prices of anti-diabetes drugs

The busy lifestyle and irregular health habits have led to many health issues. Among these, the most common is diabetes. We all are familiar with the fact that the cost of medicines for diabetes takes ...

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India registers 1, 67,695 fresh Covid cases in the last 24 hours.Assam scientists demonstrate Covid-19 cure potential of snake venom.Uttar Pradesh gets 30 medical colleges under Pradhan Mantri Swastha ...

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Advisory group of WHO to meet on October 26 to decide on Covaxin EUL approval.Narendra Modi virtually inaugurated nine medical colleges of Uttar Pradesh.Active Covid-19 cases in India decline to ...

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Can Covid-19 drop an impact on your heart?

Most people are of the notion that after being completely cured of the COVID-19 virus, there is nothing to worry about. However, studies show that recovery from COVID-19 isn't the end, rather icing ...

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New antibody treatment could offer up to 18 months of protection against severe disease.Pfizer says Covid-19 vaccines are more than 90% effective in kids.Union Home Minister Amit Shah to inaugurate ...

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Relief for Lymphoma patients: New drug under trial

These days cancer has become a common cause of concern for many. Various researchers around the globe are trying to find out solutions to provide comfort to cancer patients in the best possible ...

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The US Food and Drug Administration authorized Moderna Johnson & Johnson's Covid-19 Booster Dose.Trials for the first antiviral Covid pill begin in Nagpur.Centre to set up panel for certifying ...

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India reports 15,786 new Covid-19 infections in the last 24 hours.The first clinical trial of the anticancer drug 'CAR-T' is underway for lymphoma patients.Israel reports subvariants of delta ...

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India Government keen to expand Pradhan Mantri Jan Arogya Yojana.Narendra Modi inaugurates Kushinagar International Airport.India crosses 1 billion Covid-19 vaccination, Government gears up for ...

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Your help way to the specialised doctors

The doctor is the general name addressed to medical experts but they have their expertise field which categorises them with their specialities who we have to consult for different types of sicknesses. ...

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US surgeons successfully test pig kidney transplant in human patient.India records 14,623 fresh cases and 197 deaths in within the last 24 hours.Over 11 lakh Covid tests conducted in India in the last ...

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Uttar Pradesh to get seven new medical colleges soon

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Saturday announced that Prime Minister Narendra Modi will inaugurate seven autonomous new medical colleges in the state from Siddharthnagar district on ...

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Delhi records first dengue death of the year

Mamata Kashyap, a 35-year-old woman was the first one who was succumbed to death by dengue in New Delhi this year. Kashyap was a resident of Sarita Vihar in South Delhi who breadth her last on ...

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Can addiction be termed a mental health issue?

We have often come across many tales and have even witnessed the power of addiction. Many people attribute the cause of addiction to the addicts themselves, blaming them without any clear conscience ...

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Assam schools to reopen for classes 1 to 8 and classes 11 from tomorrow.Assam witnesses 7 Covid deaths in the past 24 hours.Football champion Didier Drogba appointed WHO Ambassador for Sports and ...

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Covid-19 vaccines for children to be available soon

The Subject Expert Committee (SEC) on Covid-19 has granted emergency use approval to Bharat Biotech's Covaxin for children in the 2-18 years age group.Phase-2 and Phase-3 trials of Covaxin on ...

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India to procure over 30 crore doses of the Covid-19 vaccine by next January.Assam reports 5 Covid-19 deaths in the last 24 hours.India to reach 100 crores Covid vaccination mark by next ...

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India slips 7 spots to 101st on Global Hungary Index, 2021.Kamrup Metro witnesses 63 new Covid cases; the positivity rate stood at 0.93 per cent.FDA panel endorses booster shots for Johnson & ...

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World Health Organization nods boosts voice for a third shot in India.Russia struggles to meet global orders for Sputnik V vaccine.Bharat Bio hopes to soon submit trial data for intranasal ...

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Studies say that use of chemicals claims the life of around 100000 people in US per year.Ex-Prime Minister Manmohan Singh admitted to AIIMS after complaining of fever and weaknessBharat Biotech hopes ...

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Maharashtra government re-opens theatres; state records less than 500 cases daily.Assam reports 3 Covid deaths on October 12; recovery rate logs at 98.36%.Injot Trust takes novel initiative to empower ...

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Ashadeep: A ray of hope for people with mental issues

Ashadeep, an NGO from Assam,  on October 10, opened a unique coffee shop at its Bamunigaon campus. Located in between Chaygaon and Boko, this coffee shop named Soul Food was inaugurated by the ...

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Mizoram famous Mizo Ginger gets geographical Indication Tag.Bharat Biotech 's Covaxin gets SEC nod for use in children from aged 2-18 years.World Health Organization advises additional Covid shots ...

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Assam NGO Ashadeep opens cafeteria run by persons recovering from mental illness.Cumulative Covid-19 vaccine doses given in India surpass 95 crore mark. Union Minister Mansukh Mandiviya asks doctors ...

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World Mental Health Day celebrated on a positive note

We all are familiar with the fact that Health is Wealth. But in this context, the word 'Health' does not only imply physical health, but it also involves the mental and social health of a personA ...

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Around 20 lakh doses of Covid vaccines have been given to pregnant women in the country so far.As per the reports of the Union Health Ministry, the Covid recovery rate in India is 97.99%.Study says ...

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Assam allows mobile theatres, new SOP released

An SOP was issued by the Assam State Government on the grounds of resumption of the mobile theatres in Assam. According to the new guidelines, the mobile theatres will be allowed to perform in such ...

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The government applies quantitative restrictions on the export of certain types of syringes.Reports of World Health Organizations say that the World has failed to achieve the 2020 mental health ...

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Mental health can be optimized through proper diets

Eating is something which each and every one of us loves, sometimes to a degree where it begins to affect our health. However, eating doesn't just affect our physical health, but it can also ...

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Naturopathy: A safer way to a healthier life

Just as every problem comes with a solution, similarly, every illness can be treated. There are various ways to treat different ailments. The common means of treatment that are mostly preferred are ...

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Bioincubator centre launched in the Tura campus of the North-Eastern Hill University.National Medical Commission grants provisional recognition to postgraduate Medical Qualification for 1 year.The ...

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World Health Organization prepares guidelines to improvise the air quality.Researchers say that including peanut butter for breakfast will increase the energy levels in the body.Ayushman Bharat to ...

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Covid-19: Mizoram issues special guidelines for Aizawl

In order to ease the economy and some other activities in the Aizwal Municipality Corporation area and some other parts of the state, the Mizoram Government has issued new guidelines with some more ...

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Kerala plans to re-open college and cinema halls from October 25.Australia to lift travel ban from November, international flights to resume soon.Gates of Kaziranga National Park re-opens for ...

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Meghalaya Health Minister James Sangma satisfied with the progress of Tura Medical College work.Central team to visit Mizoram amid rise in Covid-19 cases.31 new cases push Sikkim's tally to ...

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India makes 10-day quarantine must for all UK travellers, despite vaccination.Assam to get spice testing laboratory.Covid-19 cases rise in Kerala.Manipur seeks Centre's help to tackle the Covid ...

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Tripura school students feed unprivileged children

In a step towards raising awareness about nutrition among the children, a good number of school students in Tripura joined hands together and brought smiles to unprivileged children by sharing ...

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2791 people die of cholera in Nigeria.MSD Pharmaceuticals rolls out India's first gender-neutral Human Papillomavirus vaccine.India and US need to work jointly in reforming global health ...

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'Heart Failure Clinic' inaugurated in Hayat Hospital

The Hayat Super Speciality Hospital in Guwahati has always been recognized for giving high-quality treatment of heart disease. In conjunction with World Heart Day, a 'Heart Failure Clinic' was ...

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Pfizer soon to submit data on Covid vaccine for kids aged 5-11.Sikkim eases norms for tourists.The elder sister of Mizoram Chief Minister Zoramthanga dies of Covid-19 at the age of 88.Indian Council ...

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Two-day Indo-US Health Dialogue begins on Monday

The 4th Indo-US Health Dialogue started on September 27, 2021. The Union Minister of State for Health, Bharati Pravin Pawar was India's spokesperson at the event whereas Loyce Pace led the US ...

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Assam scientist Dr. Binoy Kumar Saikia receives SS Bhatnagar award.Meghalaya issues Covid-19 regulations prior to the festive season.Covid testing to begin in Nagaland schools.Prime Minister Narendra ...

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September 25: A special day dedicated to the pharmacists

"It feels very good when people come to us in their hard times and we get a chance to help them by giving them medicine. We feel blessed to be in such a profession where we get to do something for ...

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National Digital Health Mission to be rolled out soon

The Centre will roll out the Pradhan Mantri Digital Health Mission on September 27. Earlier known as the National Digital Health Mission has now been renamed as Pradhan Mantri Digital Health Mission. ...

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Covid-19: Sikkim hospital gets PSA Oxygen Plant

Sikkim Roads and Bridges minister Samdup Lepcha recently launched a PSA Oxygen Plant, which was provided by the Centre under PM  Cares Fund at the at District Hospital at Megan. Addressing ...

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Meghalaya put up a poor show in NIRF rankings

North-Eastern Hill University in Meghalaya has been ranked 90th in the National Institutional Ranking Framework (Overall ranking category) by the Union Ministry of Education.The University has ...

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E-educational platform launched in Guwahati

With an aim to provide a new horizon to the educational scenario in the Northeastern states, a new electronic educational platform was launched in Guwahati on Sunday. The name of the E-educational ...

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Assam CM Himanta Biswa Sarma launches 80 ICU beds at SMCH

In order to take stock of the present situation of health and health-care services, Assam Chief Minister Dr Himanta Biswa Sarma on Saturday visited the Silchar Medical College and Hospital. During his ...

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Lymphoma: Why Early Diagnosis is Important

Among all the health issues in the present time, Cancer is one of the most common and fast-spreading diseases. Breast cancer is the most common cancers which we come across these days. If we ...

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Can technology help in maintaining good oral health?

"Brushing the teeth regularly twice a day is the best way to maintain good oral health," says Dr. Dibakar Kalita, a  Guwahati-based dentist.Dental problems are one of the most common issues ...

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AYUSH Minister Sarbanada Sonowal launches campaign

The entire nation is celebrating the 'Poshan Maas' in various ways. This month of September is dedicated to eradicating malnutrition from India. Union Minister of Ayush Sarbananda Sonowal on ...

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New SOP issued regarding the start of offline classes

As per data by the Health and Family Welfare Department, Government of Assam and National Health Mission, a total of 321 new Covid-19 cases were detected on September 5, 2021. The positivity rate has ...

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Assam Health Minister graces medical event in Guwahati

Assam Health Minister Keshab Mahanta was present at the Ambulance flag-off ceremony organized at the Janata Bhavan premises along with Chief Minister Dr Himanta Biswa Sarma.While attending the ...

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GNRC Hospital organises free health check-up camp

Established in the year 1987, Guwahati Neurological Research Centre (GNRC) is one of the leading hospitals in Guwahati. This pioneer health institution has spread its branches all across Assam. The ...

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India registers 27,254 fresh Covid cases in the last 24 hours17 more samples test negative for Nipah virus: Kerala health ministerBDR Pharma develops drug to counter replication of cancer cellsApollo ...

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NEHU slips to 90th spot in NIRF overall ranking

The North-Eastern Hill University  has slipped to the 90th position with a score of 42.79. Indian Institute of Technology Madras (Chennai) tops the overall ranking category.Meanwhile, at the ...

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Fatigue and post-exertional symptom exacerbation in Covid

Fatigue is a feeling of extreme exhaustion. One feels over tired, low level of energy and extreme urge to sleep. It is the most common symptom of long Covid. It is easily relieved by rest or sleep. It ...

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Consuming cannabis nearly doubles the risk of heart attack in young adults, says new researchWith 2 lakh ICU beds, govt readies for post-festive Covid-19 surgeEmergency move: GPS to track ...

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Schools shut down after a week of reopening

The Sikkim Government has decided to close all schools in the state once again as positive cases of COVID-19 were reported amongst students.G P Upadhaya, Secretary, Education Department said that ...

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Oxford AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine can set off this nerve disorder, says European Medicines AgencyConsuming cannabis nearly doubles the risk of heart attack in young adults, says new ...

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India's Indigenous kit Truenat gets approval from DCGA

It is RT-PCR which has been used for a quick diagnosis of Covid-19. While people were busy in the vaccination drives throughout the world, the Nipah virus started affecting lives in Kerala. It became ...

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Feeling Unwell? This might be helpful for you

We all are familiar with the fact that present-day life is very stressful for everyone. Be it someone an aged person or be it a small child. But amid all the stress, there is a technique through which ...

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Thin line between Covid and flu, symptomatic vaxxed patients testing +veSaveetha Dental College and Hospital becomes the First Hospital in the Country to have Completed 10000 Implant ...

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Government targets to vaccinate all by 30th October

Assam Chief Minister, Dr Himanta Biswa Sarma inaugurated a vaccination centre at the Inter-State Bus Terminal in Guwahati on September 8, 2021 and said that the government has taken a target to ...

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Long Covid and the role of Physiotherapy

It is significant that the theme for this year's World Physiotherapy day that was celebrated on the 8th of September is "Rehabilitation and Long Covid". Long Covid means those Covid cases which ...

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90 lakh yet to get 2nd dose of Covid-19 vaccine, says CM Himanta Biswa SarmaAssam Corona graph: 427 fresh cases detected on WednesdayAllow early 2nd dose for paid jabs: HC to CentreStalin's ...

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Cuba sets new goal for child vaccination

Whereas in India the Covid-19 vaccination trials have started on children, Cuba is taking a step ahead, and has already started the process of vaccinating Covid-19 jabs to the children above 2 years. ...

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Resistance exercise for effective muscle growth

Our body has around 650 skeletal muscles which may undergo weakness due to various reasons. So in order to regain muscle strength resisted exercises are performed.Resistance exercise is based on ...

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Intensity of third Covid wave would be lesser: Indian Council for Medical ResearchUK's Exscientia, Gates Foundation partner to develop variant-resistant COVID-19 drugsMeningitis outbreak kills 129 in ...

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Google collaborates with researchers to develop new artificial intelligence algorithmsIndia 'prepares for the worst' ahead of possible COVID-19 third waveIndian court backs shorter dose gap for ...

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Google to develop new artificial intelligence algorithms

In the current time, due to stress and many other issues, people are going through much psychiatric illness. Along with it, people might even have to go through issues like stroke, heart attack and ...

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India's Hetero gets emergency use nod to make Roche's COVID-19 drugBGI prenatal gene test under scrutiny for Chinese military linksBorn conjoined back-to-back, Israeli twins finally see each other ...

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A big 'thank you' to all the teachers of the world

Teachers are the architect of the nation. They are the ones who educate and develop a child since his/her learning process at school begins from a tender age. They are the ones who guide, motivate and ...

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Post-Covid, higher education in Northeast sees uptickSend more samples for genome sequencing: Health secretaryIndian injection for retinal disorders effective & economical: Pune studyModerna seeks EU ...

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India gives Biological E nod to study its COVID-19 vaccine in children, teensAstraZeneca reaches settlement with EU on COVID-19 vaccine deliveryChina has supplied 1 bln COVID-19 shots to the rest of ...

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COVID-19: US intelligence rules out biological weapon originVitamin C: Revisiting controversial study may change recommendationsStudy in mice reveals how high cholesterol helps cancer spreadDCGI gives ...

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Assam observes the National Nutrition Month

In India, the month of September is celebrated as the Poshan Maah or the National Nutrition Month. The main aim behind observing this day is to combat the issue of malnutrition in the country.The ...

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The government of Meghalaya induces relaxations

The initial days in the month of September will mark the relaxation of a number of services. The Government in almost all the states is gearing up to open all the schools and educational institutions. ...

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Getting Healthy After Heart Attack adds 7 Years to LifeExercise may stave off Alzheimer's by regulating iron levels in the brainTwice as many people live with hypertension as 30 years agoHealthium ...

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Online classes during COVID pandemic spoilt students

COVID-19 pandemic not only derailed life across the world, but also overturned the education system and spoilt students mentally and morally during online studies through internet, said ...

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EU says it has reached goal of vaccinating 70% of adultsNigeria prioritising four COVID-19 vaccines, not including SinopharmChina plans pilot programme for healthcare service pricing reformFauci backs ...

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US to receive Pfizer's Covid-19 jabs by October

According to the former head of the Food and Drug Administration (FDA), the US drugmaker Pfizer's Covid vaccination is likely to get authorization for providing vaccines to children aged between 5 ...

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Three FDCs containing cefixime and cefadroxil is approved as rational by DGCIBanning CFCs Helped Us Avoid an Even Worse Climate CatastropheIndia's COVID vaccine supply jumps, raising export ...

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In the firing line of COVID, for the sake of humanity

A viral video of a PPE kit-attired nurse sitting hunched over - apparently in a state of extreme fatigue brought on by exertion and heat about a year back - just about described the toil, dedication ...

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Eye donation: a great gesture towards mankind

For a person who is not blind, it is really hard to imagine a world immersed in darkness. However, the world has millions of people who are blind, either born blind or due to some disease or accident. ...

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U.S. COVID-19 tests again in short supply as infections soar, schools reopenDon't link restarting classes to kids being vaccinated: ExpertsEngland gets ready for mass COVID inoculations for 12- to ...

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US coronavirus hospitalizations hit eight-month high over 100,000Udupi: Mission Hospital selected to train Covid warriorsUP set up 342 oxygen plants, gears up for third waveOdisha: Fresh lease of life ...

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First Covid Sahayata Kendra to be inaugurated tomorrow

In a bid to decrease Covid cases as much as possible, the Assam government has set the target to vaccinate the people by September. Child in Need Institute (CINI), a National Level NGO is organizing ...

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Illinois Governor to order statewide mask mandate and order masks and vaccines for schoolsEU says COVID boosters may have higher legal risks without EMA approvalManipal Hospitals launches Radixact X9 ...

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The White Angels: Saviours of the Society

"It would not be wrong if we say that Covid has completely changed the medical scenario of the world," says Kaveri Das, a 32-year-old nurse serving at a Covid hospital in Guwahati.It has been 18 ...

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Israel's Covid-19 vaccine boosters show signs of taming DeltaChandigarh leads in bringing hospitals under Ayushman Bharat ambit'3rd Covid wave eminent in Sept-Oct' - NIDMPreclinical study defines ...

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Covid fatality in Assam: Second wave 4 times deadlier than firstIndia's Active Caseload (3,33,924) lowest in 155 daysDiabetes one of complications among COVID-19 recovered patients in Assam: ...

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India's Active Caseload (3,33,924) lowest in 155 days

India's COVID-19 vaccination coverage has surpassed the cumulative figure of 58.25Cr (58,25,49,595) as per provisional reports till 8 am today. This has been achieved through 64,69,222 sessions.The ...

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Extreme heat a growing health issue, more than 3 lakh people died in 2019: The Lancet studyDiabetes one of complications among COVID-19 recovered patients in Assam: DoctorsTarget set for total ...

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Pandemic and the issue of reopening of schools

Covid-19 is here to stay. Countries are gearing up and reopening many sectors and the most crucial and sensitive sector in this case has been the educational institutions, specially the primary and ...

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Zydus Cadila's needle-free COVID-19 vaccine approved in India, said to be safe for kids over 12U.S. FDA aims to give full approval to Pfizer vaccine on Monday - NYTNo Lasting Lung Damage After Full ...

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Study finds some diabetic drugs can reduce risk of Alzheimer's diseaseDelhi reports zero Covid-19 deaths, eleventh time since onset of 2nd wave; 57 new casesPlasma treatment has no benefit on Covid ...

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Most MBBS doctors with disabilities denied PG seats in AIIMSFitterfly, Roche, USV and Lal Path labs kick off India's largest pre-diabetes campaignJapanese liver transplant method comes to the rescue ...

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Northeast cancer capital of India with highest new cases: ReportIISER Bhopal identifies mechanism behind breast cancer spreadGenome-editing strategy developed for potential Alzheimer's disease ...

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Cytecare Cancer Hospitals launches Neurosciences Centre in collaboration with Brains Neuro Spine HospitalEurope eyes arthritis drug for Covid-19 casesHigher risk of Bell's Palsy after Sinovac's ...

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Fit Northeast organises its 3rd vaccination camp

Fit Northeast in association with the Health and Family Welfare Department of Assam is organizing a day-long Covid-19 vaccination camp tomorrow, on 18 August 2021.This is the third Covid-19 ...

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Cancer patient survives after rare surgery

The life of a six-month pregnant lady was saved after a Whipple surgery, which was conducted in the Fortis Hospital in Delhi. Fahima, who hailed from Afghanistan was suffering from pancreatic cancer ...

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In Nagaland Unlock 5 starts from 19 August

As per the directive released yesterday by the Nagaland government, it has been announced that the 15-day-long phase of 'Unlock-5' will start from Thursday, August 19.HPC spokesperson and state ...

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Immunity boosters, health beverages find more takers now

COVID-19 has changed people's lifestyles, or at least compelled people to opt for immunity boosters and health food to either beat the virus or overcome post-COVID complications.In fact, doctors are ...

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Dr Indu Bhushan to co-lead OFI's National Oxygen Grid initiativeVaccine hesitancy reaches Mexico's youth - along with Delta variantEbola case reported in Ivory Coast after Guinea ...

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ANMs honoured by CM for their role in Covid fight

ANMs have a big contribution in the current Covid-19 vaccination drive countrywide. In a gesture of gratitude and recognition for that the Assam government has honoured three ANMs. Chief Minister Dr. ...

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Hand transplantation done in KEM Hospital in Mumbai

August 13 is observed as World Organ Donation Day to spread awareness about the importance of donation of body organs in order to save the life of another person. Every year, a number of people lose ...

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No more cases of lethal Marburg virus in Guinea so far: WHODelhi: Pregnant women to get vaccine at check-up centresOrgan donation dropped significantly due to Covid: Experts'Public behaviour, ...

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'Let it Go' and Achieve Freedom of Mind

Today is a very special day for all of us as the nation has completed the 75th year of its Independence. Only those who have experienced can tell us what it feels to become independent after being ...

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Full vaccination or negative RT-PCR mandatory to enter Punjab from MondayNew biomarkers may detect early eye changes that can lead to diabetes-related blindnessNo more cases of lethal Marburg virus in ...

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ASHA - a ray of hope bridging the people and doctors

In the health sector, especially in the rural areas, the concept of ASHA is highly popular. ASHA stands for 'Accredited Social Health Activist' which was instituted by the Ministry of Health and ...

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100-year-old TB vaccine may lower COVID risk for elders, says ICMR studyCOVID-19: Pfizer, Moderna seen reaping billions of dollars from vaccine booster marketRed blood cell alterations contribute to ...

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Fit India Freedom Run in 34 districts of Assam

Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports is organizing Fit India Freedom Run 2.0 from today, 13 August 2021 as part of its celebration of Azadi ka Amrit Mahotsav-India@75 throughout the country. ...

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India On Track To Achieve Doctor-Population Ratio: NITI Aayog MemberSC notice to Centre on plea seeking directions for uniform healthcare standardMore than half of cosmetics contain toxic chemicals ...

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5 TRIFOOD Tribal Food Parks to be established in Assam

Currently in Assam the total procurements achieved is Rs. 34.79 lakhs under the MSP for MFP scheme with key produces procured being Thatch, bamboo, cane, hill broom, medicinal plants, Ahoi and Koroi. ...

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Regular child immunization gone haywire due to COVID-19

Immunization of children, one of the major public health intervention and largest global programme, aims at protecting children from life threatening but preventable conditions.This being a regular ...

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Assam Government lifts ban on Inter-District Movement

The Assam government has decided to lift the bans which were imposed on inter-district communication during the period of Covid-19. While announcing this decision, the Chief Minister of Assam Dr. ...

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PUCHO launches AI-powered noise print anti-copy labels to protect drugs & medical device brands against counterfeitsAnti-cholesterol medicine reduces COVID-19 infection by up to 70%, says studyU.S. ...

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First case of deadly Marburg virus confirmed in WAfrica: WHOPost-Covid concern: Cases of hormonal imbalance on rise, say doctorsIndia on track to achieve WHO-recommended doctor-population ratio: NITI ...

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India sees 4% dip in weekly cases as tally declines in NEVaccine Mandates in Schools Aren't New. They've Been Used Since 185027% above 60 in Tamil Nadu not ready for jabsJaipur: Flu & throat ...

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Covid-19 vaccination certificate downloading simplified

Vaccinated candidates will now be able to receive their certificates post-vaccination through WhatsApp. This new facility has been enabled by the MyGov Corona Helpdesk which is managed by the Central ...

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Adaptability key to staying fit in a pandemic situation

Adapting to a new normal in a pandemic-triggered lockdown situation has become imperative for people to stay fit, both mentally and physically.Along with it, developing strong immunity to offset the ...

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Covaxin under 'active review' of Health CanadaPreference for sons could lead to 4.7 m 'missing' female birthsUrology, kidney transplant OPD in Delhi's Safdarjung Hospital sees four-fold ...

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Child Immunisation vis-à-vis Covid-19 situation

Child Immunisation is an essential component of health services that protects the future generation from Vaccine Preventable Diseases (VPD). The outbreak of Covid-19 has almost put a halt to child ...

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Hopeful of launching Covovax for adults in October this year, for children in Q1-2022: Serum CEOIndia becomes the World's second largest manufacturer of PPE Kits" - A journey from zero to 2 lakh PPE ...

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136 cr doses of Covishield, Covaxin to lead India's COVID-19 vaccination programme between Aug-DecWHO estimates globally more than 10 Cr people get infected with Hepatitis A every year: Everything ...

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Mansukh Mandaviya holds meeting with Dr Reddy's Lab Chairman on Sputnik V production, supplyCovaxin receives GMP certificate from Hungary: Bharat BiotechStudy connects hyperglycemia and prolonged ...

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Dementia: Types and Risk Factors of the Syndrome

The World Health Organization defined dementia as a syndrome in which there is deterioration in memory, thinking, behaviour and ability to perform everyday activities. It is not a normal part of ...

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Cutting Out 200 Calories a Day and Exercising Can Help You Stay Heart HealthyCovid-19: Long-lasting symptoms rare in children, new study confirmsCovid-19 R Factor: Modi govt cautions about rise in ...

Article about 6 months ago

Fit Northeast's Covid-19 Vaccination Camp: Day 2 Report

On the second-day of the Covid-19 vaccination camp people's response has been very encouraging with 200 people availing vaccination under the supervision of an expert team of healthcare officials. ...

Article about 6 months ago

Health and Wellness News Headlines Today

FIFA launches #ReachOut campaign for better mental healthIncreased risk of heart attack, stroke in first two weeks following Covid: Lancet studyChina has rejected a WHO proposal for the team ...

Article about 6 months ago

Fit Northeast led Covid Vaccination Camp: Day 1 Report

The Department of Health and Family Welfare in collaboration with Fit northeast has organized a three-day Covid-19 vaccination camp at a Anganwadi Kendra at the KK Handique Nagar located at Narakasur ...

Article about 6 months ago

Health and Wellness News Headlines Today

Significant data on nasal vaccine likely in 2.5 months: Bharat Biotech founder Krishna EllaMixed vaccine dose of AstraZeneca followed by Pfizer boosts neutralising antibodiesAustralia's east coast ...

Article about 6 months ago

Breastfeeding: A Shared Responsibility

Birth of a new baby calls for an ocean of responsibilities. However, the greatest responsibility comes within the first hour of delivery - to feed the baby with the life saving mother's milk. ...

Article about 6 months ago

Anger Management: A Psychotherapeutic Approach

There are several sicknesses that can adversely pull down our health. Our mental health is the most prioritized concern for our overall health. Physical illness can be treated more easily than mental ...

Article about 6 months ago

Health and Wellness News Headlines Today

Bhutan fully vaccinates 90% of eligible adults within a weekNew York Pushes Vaccines With Mandates and $100 Incentives3rd Covid vaccine dose strongly boosts protection against Delta variant: ...

Article about 6 months ago

Post-Covid might have chances of Diabetes

People who suffer from diabetes always have more health risks when they are infected with Covid-19. A recent study by a group of researchers has found that a person who does not have diabetes, might ...

Article about 6 months ago

Government Issues New SOP, Introduced from Today

The Assam Government has issued a new set of Standard Operating Procedures (SOP) for both rural and urban areas in Assam, which has already come in force from 5 AM of July 28 until further order.As ...

Article about 6 months ago

Assam Crossed 1 Crore Vaccinations: Chief Minister

Assam Chief Minister Dr Himanta Biswa Sarma said that the State has reached one crore vaccination coverage and termed it as"good news".The Chief Minister took on to twitter last night and stated, ...

Article about 6 months ago

Health and Wellness News Headlines Today

Experts say COVID-19 vaccines don't necessarily protect people against infection. Rather, they protect against serious illness from the disease.Unvaccinated people account for 96% of new Covid-19 ...

Article about 6 months ago

Health News Headlines Today

Pfizer, BioNTech Join Halting Effort to Produce Covid-19 Vaccines in AfricaU.S. Life Expectancy Fell by 1.5 Years in 2020, the Biggest Decline in GenerationsDelta Variant Accounts for 83% of Known ...

Article about 6 months ago

DNA Vaccines to be Manufactured in India soon

The Union Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya has expressed his concern regarding the issues of children's safety during the third wave of Corona Virus. Mandaviya said that as it was seen that the ...

Article about 6 months ago

Health News Headlines Today

India may become the first country to have a DNA-based jab: Union Health Minister Mansukh MandaviyaOver 2.11 crore Covid-19 vaccine doses available with states, UTs and private hospitals: ...

Article about 6 months ago

Faith Hospital Introduces Accident and Trauma Centre

Faith Hospital is now the first hospital in Nagaland to have a dedicated accident and trauma centre. The accident and trauma centre inaugurated recently is well-equipped with high-tech instruments ...

Article about 6 months ago

NPPA Fixes Price of Necessary Medical Devices

Keeping in mind the current Covid-19 situation, National Pharmaceutical Pricing Authority (NPPA), the drug price regulator has capped the trade margin of the five most widely used medical devices: the ...

Article about 6 months ago

New SOP in force in Assam from 20 July

The Assam Government has issues new SOP for both urban and rural areas which will remain in force from 5 AM of 20 July 2021 until further order. 24 hours curfew has been imposed in Golaghat, Jorhat, ...

Article about 6 months ago

Training in AYUSH is Compulsory for MBBS Interns: NMC

As per the Draft Regulations for Compulsory Rotating Internship 2021 released by the National Medical Commission, it was declared that it will now be mandatory for the MBBS students to peruse an ...

Article about 6 months ago

Health News Headlines Today

Explained: In lockdown, fewer asthma attacks in kidsMore California Counties Recommend Face Masks AgainCovishield Gets Nod From France For Travel; Serum Institute CEO Says 'Indeed Great News'UK hits ...

Article about 6 months ago

Painless way to Discover a Healthy Life

It has been more than 30 years that Emi Das, the 89-year-old lady from Guwahati has been suffering from diabetes. Her morning routine usually starts by monitoring the blood sugar levels using an ...

Article about 6 months ago

Kitchen Ayurveda

Ayurveda has been one of the most trusted way of treatment since the ancient ages. It is equally important as allopathy, neuropathy, Unani and the other genres. It is seen that even in the age of ...

Article about 6 months ago

Impact of Covid on Children in Assam

With a majority of the adult population in Assam brought under the ambit of vaccination, with at least the first dose of the Covid-19 vaccine administered among them, the most vulnerable population, ...

Article about 6 months ago

Arunachal Targets 100 per cent Vaccination: Libang

Expressing concern over rising cases of Covid-19 in Arunachal Pradesh, Health & Family Welfare Minister Alo Libang said that his department has adopted innovative methods for Covid management to check ...

Article about 6 months ago

Strict Enforcement of Covid Protocol in Assam

Nine districts in Assam recently reported a high Covid positivity rate. These districts include Biswanath, Dibrugarh, Golaghat, Jorhat, Kamrup(Metro), Lakhimpur, Nagaon, Sonitpur and Sivasagar.Taking ...

Article about 6 months ago

Fighting the Pandemic Blues

Population explosion has become a subject of global concern and it is a worrying factor for a developing nation like India as the country is now the world's second largest populated country, after ...

Article about 6 months ago

Responding to Strokes

Acute stroke is a time sensitive medical emergency and requires immediate recognition and treatment to avoid morbidity and mortality. It wouldn't be wrong if we say that in India, stroke has become a ...

Article about 6 months ago

World Population Day: Rights and Choices are the Answer

The world has been dominated by the human race for ages and today we have arrived at such a situation that many countries in the world are facing difficulties created by overpopulation. World ...

Article about 6 months ago

Unlock 2 Announced in Nagaland

After noticing a decline in Covid-19 cases in Nagaland, the State government has decided to ease the ongoing lockdown. A High-Powered-Committee chaired by Nagaland Chief Minister Neiphiu Rio has taken ...

Article about 6 months ago

Beggars no more to live without identity

Beggars may not have a home at all or may not have enough to eat, but in West Garo Hills district they will no more live without an identity.With many central schemes for the poor and underprivileged ...

Article about 6 months ago

Suffering from irregular menstrual cycles?

Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome, also called PCOS is a very common gynaecological problem that 8 out of 10 girls or females face now-a-days. In simple words, it means an imbalance in the female sex ...

Article about 6 months ago

Mission Ramdhenu officially launched in Assam

In order to protect the children from 13 diseases including polio, Japanese encephalitis, smallpox, diarrhoea, hepatitis, pneumonia, a new scheme has been included by the health department titled ...

Article about 6 months ago

Maskne caused by wearing of mask and how to treat it

Use of face mask has now become an essential "must do" action of our daily life to prevent the dangerous and life threatening coronavirus from entering our lungs as we breathe. In fact, mask is a ...

Article about 6 months ago

Revised SOP in Assam

A new set of SOP has been issued by the Assam State Disaster Management Authority on July 6. According to the SOP, districts or sub divisions showing improvement in case load will have curfew time ...

Article about 6 months ago

No Delta case in Arunachal: Dr Jampa

The Delta variant infection has not been reported from Arunachal Pradesh so far which could be attributed to the people adhering to prescribed COVID-19 protocol, said State Surveillance Officer and ...

Article about 6 months ago

Are you maintaining healthy relationship?

Human beings have different types of relationships: family, friends, teacher-students, romantic relationship and many more. Out of these, romantic relationship is the most challenging kind of ...

Article about 6 months ago

77.8% Efficacy showed in Covaxin Phase-III Trial

The Hyderabad based Bharat Biotech India Ltd (BBIL) has announced the safety and efficacy analysis data from phase-3 trials of Covaxin, which is developed in partnership with NIV-ICMR (National ...

Article about 7 months ago

Preventing another Surge of Covid-19

The last one and half year of Covid flares followed by troughs and repeated flares has given us a lot of knowledge and experience if we wish to learn from. Every lockdown which has actually imposed ...

Article about 7 months ago

A Letter to our Esteemed Readers

Dear Readers,It is my absolute pleasure to welcome you all to Fit North East health and wellness news portal.Here at Fit North East we are constantly brainstorming on how we can improve our coverage ...

Article about 7 months ago

Van Mahotsav Week Begins in Assam

Along with the entire country, Assam too has started celebration of the week-long Van Mahotsava. he Environment and Forest Minister of Assam, Parimal Suklabaidya inaugurated the week-long celebration ...

Article about 7 months ago

Expert speaks on Mental Health Management in Covid time

The Covid-19 pandemic has silently and severely affected the mental health of many people irrespective of ages. Proper management of mental health has become very essential. As the Covid-19 surge ...

Article about 7 months ago

Immune Cells can be Trained to Fight Infections: Study

A recent research study done by scientists at the University of California has discovered that the immune cells of the body that fight off microbes and other invaders can also be reprogrammed or ...

Article about 7 months ago

Covid-19 Vaccination for Pregnant Women

A guideline has been prepared by the Union Health Ministry to help frontline workers and vaccinators to help pregnant women in counseling and encouraging them to get vaccinated to keep Covid-19 at ...

Article about 7 months ago

Unlock 1 Begins in Nagaland

Nagaland has started the first phase of unlock from the 1st of July 2021 after more than one and a half months of full lockdown. Some restrictions have been eased in the existing restriction ...

Article about 7 months ago

India Celebrates National Doctor's Day

On July 1, India celebrates National Doctor's Day in order to offer gratitude and thankfulness to every doctor. This day was first observed in the year 1991 as an honour to the former Chief Minister ...

Article about 7 months ago

Exotic Fruits of NE and their Immunity Boosting Quality

India's Northeast is a region best known for its rich ecosystem. Widely acknowledged for the ethnicity of its people, plants and way of life, many people across the country who have visited or ...

Article about 7 months ago

4 new cases of Delta varient identified in Mizoram

The National Centre for Disease Control has confirmed the existence of new strains of Delta variants in Mizoram.Mizoram reported four cases of the highly infectious B.1.617.2 virus in 4 male patients ...

Article about 7 months ago

Assam govt issues fresh SOP on Covid-19 restrictions

The Assam Government on Monday issued a fresh SOP (Standard Operating Procedure) with certain modifications.The Assam State Disaster Management Authority (ASDMA) in a notification said districts with ...

Article about 7 months ago

Ever thought about what Public Health is? Read here

When we speak about health, we generally have the habit of talking about it on a personal level. But we should be mindful of the fact that there is something called PUBLIC HEALTH, which makes a ...

Article about 7 months ago

Education Board cancels examinations due to Covid

As per reports by the Union Health Ministry, the daily positivity rate in India is 3.2%.On today's date, Assam records 36,793 active cases of Covid-19, along with 4,31,208 cured cases and 4,105 ...

Article about 7 months ago

Covid found to reactivate a dormant bacterial infection

The research was carried out at the Indian Institute of Technology in Guwahati regarding the SARS-CoV-2 virus.As per the result of the research, it was found that the Covid causing virus may have the ...

Article about 7 months ago

Few more cities to get doses of Sputnik V vaccine

Through the official handle of Sputnik V, it was informed that the vaccine would be available in nine more cities across India, including Bengaluru, Mumbai, Chennai, Vishakhapatnam, Baddi, Kolhapur, ...

Article about 7 months ago

Crash Course programs to enhance skills of Covid workers

Intending to skill and upskill over one lakh "Covid Warriors" across the country, Prime Minister Narendra Modi will be launching a customized crash course programme.The program will be launched on ...

Article about 7 months ago

Can Covid affect your brain?: Read here

Till now, we all have realized the fact that Covid 19 is extremely dangerous and affects the functioning of various body parts. Recent research shows that Coronavirus has the capacity to create severe ...

Article about 7 months 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 7 months ago

AIIMS starts vaccination screening for children

All India Institute of Medical Sciences has started the recruitment of clinical trials among children. The screening of the Covaxin began on children of the age group of 2 to 6 at AIIMS today.For the ...

Article about 7 months ago

Alcohol Consumption after Vaccination

While it is true that old habits die hard, addiction is not just a word but something that has become intertwined with our body, mind, and soul. There is no denying the fact that alcoholics will ...

Article about 7 months ago

How do Covid effects our hearing capacity?

There are many complications that one might go through during and after Covid. It can be hair falls, respiratory distress or even difficulty in hearing in some situation.According to researchers, ...

Article about 7 months ago

Why is Covid taking more lives this year?

India has been struggling with the deadly Corona Virus since last March. A total of 40,421 cases has been registered in the past 24 hours. With the decrease in the number of cases, several ...

Article about 7 months ago

Have you heard of the golden word 'immunity'?

Our immune system is essential for our survival. Without an immune system, our bodies would be open to attack from bacteria, viruses, parasites and more. It is our immune system that keeps us healthy ...

Article about 7 months ago

World Blood Donor's Day celebrated

World Blood Doner's Day is celebrated all over the globe on June 14 in order to create awareness about the significance of blood donation.In order to mark this special occasion, a state-wide ...

Article about 7 months ago

Medical Advancement In The Field Of Surgery

Renowned surgeon and chief medical director of Swagat Hospital, Dr Subhash Khanna, has bought a new horizon in the field of surgery.Dr Khanna on Friday introduced the 'VERSIUS' Robotic Surgical ...

Article about 7 months ago

Senior pathologist speaks about Rapid Antigen Test

The actual Covid journey of a patient might start soon after they exhibit symptoms like sneezing, coughing, lack of smell/taste, fatigue, stomach upset and many others. In some cases, the patient may ...

Article about 7 months ago

Some easy ways to deal with Covid positive patients

It was in the year 2019 when the first case of Covid 19 was detected in China. Since then, it has changed the meanings of human lives. Scientist all around the globe is putting their full efforts to ...

Article about 7 months 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 7 months ago

State Health Minister visits State Cancer Institute

In order to take stock of the ongoing construction, the Health and Family Welfare Minister Keshab Mahanta visited the State Cancer Institute at the Guwahati Medical College and Hospital on June 10.The ...

Article about 7 months ago

Ray Of Hope For Young Orphans

In order to relieve the orphans who lost their parents due to Covid-19, the Chief Minister of Assam on Thursday introduced a financial scheme named Sishu Sewa.A total of eleven children received this ...

Article about 7 months ago

Attack on senior doctor in Majuligarh Tea Estate

Amid the Covid pandemic, another news of the attack on the doctor has arrived. This time, the victim is an 81-year-old medical officer, Dr Basanta Kumar Goswami of the Majuligarh tea garden, who was ...

Article about 7 months ago

Assam gets a new Covid Care Hospital

The Assam Chief Minister, Dr Himanta Biswa Sarma, in the presence of other dignitaries, today inaugurated a Covid Care Hospital at Surusajai.This hospital is built in association with DRDO, Government ...

Article about 7 months ago

Ashadeep organises a vaccination camp for PwDs

A Covid -19 vaccination programme was organised by Ashadeep in association with LEHS/WISH foundation and Saksham. The vaccination program was successful in collaboration with the State Health and ...

Article about 7 months ago

Old Age: Sickness and Health care

Old age is one of the most tender stages in humans' life. Having surpassed the strength of their health at this stage, people after the age of sixty years often succumb to untold health ...

Article about 7 months ago

Know how aerosols can damage our lungs

It is remarkably vital for all of us to keep our nose covered all the time as we know that infections, germs and bacteria travel through the air. A good mask provides protection to some extent.As per ...

Article about 7 months ago

Fix prices of vaccinations announced

Regarding the prices of vaccines, the Government has set the maximum price that can be charged by private hospitals while providing the vaccination.The per-dose price of Covishield has been fixed at ...

Article about 7 months ago

World Brain Tumour Day and Covid-19

In the year 2000, the German Brain Tumor Association announced World Brain Tumor Day on June 8. Since then, every year, this day is observed to make people aware of brain tumour.Being a health and ...

Article about 7 months ago

Vaccination relief for certain groups of people

The Health Department has issued a new SOP to create "NEAR-TO-HOME COVID VACCINATION CENTRES" to ensure vaccination of people of old age and those who are different or specially abled. All ...

Article about 7 months ago

Prime Minister Narendra Modi addresses the nation

Prime Minister Narendra Modi today addressed the nation through a televised speech.During the speech, he mentioned that from June 21, the central government would provide free Covid 19 vaccines to all ...

Article about 7 months ago

Vaccination trials for children finally flagged off

After receiving permission from Drug Controller General in India to vaccinate children from the age groups from 2-18, the All India Institute of Medical Science started with a screening programme ...

Article about 7 months ago

Assam Police registers fresh case of assault on a doctor.

Within less than a week of the barbaric attack on Dr Seuj Kumar Senapati, another such news arrives.This time it is from the SK Roy Civil Hospital at Hailakandi, which on May 20, 2020, was transformed ...

Article about 8 months ago

Hair loss after Covid: There is nothing to worry

Hairfall is a somewhat common problem which almost all of us face in our day to day lives.Some of the significant causes of hair loss are mainly physical and emotional stress. Doctors say that a ...

Article about 8 months ago

Relief Riders: a unique initiative

To protect the environment and establish cycling as a mode of recreation, The Guwahati Cycling Community was formed a couple of years ago.On 17th May this year, this particular community ...

Article about 8 months ago

The importance of post-vaccination care

The rapid increase of Covid-19 cases in India has been a principal cause of concern for everyone. People from every sector, coupled with the government, are putting their complete efforts into getting ...

Article about 8 months 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 8 months ago

Know your Vaccination! It's Covishield vs Covaxin

Going through this pandemic was taxing but, we never forgot that "after a storm comes a calm". The announcement of the Covid-19 vaccination was a relief to our anxiety. Now we not only can get ...

Article about 9 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 1 year ago

India is the largest provider of generic drugs globally

India enjoys a vital position in the global pharmaceuticals sector. The country also has a large pool of scientists and engineers with a potential to steer the industry ahead to greater heights. ...

Article about 1 year ago

Let us seriously get talking on health now

In my editorial capacity, I hope that our selection of stories last week ranging from an in-depth feature on suicide rates in the north eastern region, an expert analysis on the changing faces of ...

Article about 1 year ago

Editor's Note

Last week had a diverse array of articles that directly and indirectly raised concerns and questions on the existing state of affairs within healthcare. From Tripura's High Court inquiry into the ...

Article about 1 year ago

North East India is a happy health stop

A few decades ago, some cities of India were the veritable hotspots in terms of quality healthcare. For instance Vellore, Kolkata, Mumbai, Chennai and Delhi were the chosen destinations for complex ...

Article about 1 year ago

What ails Tripura more than COVID?

There is a steep climb in the number of COVID-19 patients in Tripura. As of today, atleast another 644 people have tested positive for the virus which pushes the state's overall tally to 20,699. This ...

Article about 1 year ago

Care and give ....Will COVID 19 teach us how to?

The Spanish Flu had lasted for about two years (1918-1920). Given the advancements in the scale and sophistication of medical research, our generation can hope for a much speedier eradication of the ...

Article about 1 year 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 1 year ago