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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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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 ...

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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. ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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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. ...

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Delta variant causes more severe illness and is as contagious as chickenpox, says US reportMillet-based diet can lower risk of type 2 diabetes: StudyCentre asks states, UTs to conduct special ...

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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 ...

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India's top medical exam 'NExT' to be conducted in first half of 2023NPPA asks importers and manufacturers of five medical devices to submit data every quarterNeed to create vigilance and awareness ...

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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: ...

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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 ...

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World Hepatitis Day: Alcohol-related liver disease is a silent killer, shows signs only in advanced stageCOVID-19 Infection To Affect Male Fertility: Research By Crysta IVFIndia Can Be The World's ...

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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 ...

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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, ...

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Maintaining a Positive Mental Health during Pandemic

The ongoing pandemic is a global challenge which has brought us to a point where we are going through tremendous emotional turmoil. In the current scenario, the COVID-19 pandemic has brought about a ...

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Foundation Stone of Tamulpur Medical College Laid

Union Home Minister Amit Shah laid the foundation stone of Tamulpur Medical College on 25 July 2021. Tamulpur Medical College and Cancer Hospital, the second medical college in Baksa district in BTC ...

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Covid third wave prep underway: AIIMS-Raipur sets up PSA oxygen plantWorld Bank, COVAX unveil plan to speed vaccine supplies to developing countriesChemotherapy can induce mutations that lead to ...

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5,982 Children infected by Covid-19 in Arunachal Pradesh

Like elsewhere, children of Arunachal Pradesh too are getting infected by Covid-19. In 2020, a total of 1,380 children (702 boys and 678 girls) below 18 year of age were infected and one boy child ...

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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 ...

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Indian govt's expert group in talks with Pfizer over COVID vaccine: Health MinisterDouble dose of AstraZeneca, Pfizer vaccines effective against Delta variant, says studyPotentially fatal and ...

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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 ...

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Japan, UNDP join efforts to boost oxygen supply in India's north-eastern regionGovt of India allows employees with medical qualification to undertake practice, offer teleconsultationPrivate hospitals ...

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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 ...

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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: ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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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, ...

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Revolutionary CRISPR treatment could be much-awaited 'miracle cure' for COVID-19Most fully vaccinated people infected by COVID-19 Delta variant remain asymptomatic, says WHO'Neuroprosthesis' ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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Assam Budget Lays Priority on Health amid Pandemic

Affected by two waves of COVID-19 and with serious concerns about a possible third wave amid the mutations, it was evident that the Assam Budget 2021-22 would have a "healthier" allocation for ...

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Train the Mind to Build or Break Habits

To change is easy to say, tough to follow. It is really difficult to stop doing something which we have been regularly doing, things we do without thinking twice. Mark Twain said, "Giving up smoking ...

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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 ...

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'No Mask No Sale' Rule Implemented in Guwahati

Assam currently records a total of 20284 active cases and 4888 people have lost their lives till date. Despite all the rules and regulations, it is still seen that some people are still not following ...

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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 ...

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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, ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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A new study brings relief to children and their parent

Speculations were there that the third wave might affect the children to a large extent. Such kinds of speculations created a sort of tension among the parents of the children.A joint study by the ...

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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 ...

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New Covid updates from Assam

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

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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 ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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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, ...

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Tax cut on Covid essentials bring relief to people

The Finance Minister of India, Nirmala Sitharaman, has informed that The Goods and Services Tax Council has lowered the slab on vaccination and other essential items related to Covid-19.This historic ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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Let us learn how important is sleep for us

Sleep is the paramount substance for the body, which is the primary requirement of a human body to work. A busy schedule and engagement in late-night activities can amount to slack in the health for ...

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In-home isolation? These are the rules for you

We all have been hearing about Covid since it has emerged, but we personally feel the alarm ringing when any of us suffer. After realizing that one has tested positive, the first question is to go to ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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Effects on a child brought up in a dysfunctional family

We often come across the phrase, "Children are the pillars of tomorrow" or "Keeping a healthy future for the upcoming generation will be seen as a legacy of the past civilization".These statements ...

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Leading medical college in Assam gets equipped.

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

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Coronavirus and lockdown updates

As per a report from the central government, the coronavirus cases on today's date figures to 3,46,759. The country witnessed 2,677 today. Till 8 AM today, India recorded over 1.14 lakh cases in the ...

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Know the most potent tool to defeat the pandemic

Covid 19 has somewhere cause disturbances in all our lives. Even though we all know and realize what is to be done, we nevertheless, at times, miss out on some things. That is because more than our ...

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Chief Minister meets medical officials

In order to discuss several issues relating to doctor's security and welfare, a delegation of the Assam State Branch of Indian Medical Association met Chief Minister Dr Himanta Biswa Sarma at his ...

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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 ...

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How does the Sputnik V works?

Dr Reddy's laboratory in Hyderabad, India, has sought the approval from Drug Controller General to use Sputnik V in India for emergency use.The Russian Direct Investment Fund partnered with Dr ...

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How to manage pregnancy and breastfeeding during Covid?

Covid has bought an unprecedented time in our livelihood. It has affected people of every age groups, including pregnant women. In India, it has seized more than 18 lakh people, out of which 5% of ...

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AIIMS starts Covaxin trials on children

As per a report by Prasar Bharati, the clinical trial of Covaxin has started at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences in Patna.Bharat Biotech International Limited has developed the vaccine in ...

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KITCHEN GARDEN: ORGANIC LIVING AND HEALTH

Gardening has a tremendous impact on both economic life and healthy living. Many people often depend on the vegetables available in the market, unaware of the adverse effect it inflicts on our health. ...

Article about 4 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 ...

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TOBACCO CONSUMPTION AND ITS ILL EFFECTS ON PREGNANT WOMEN

Tobacco is consumed across the globe to a great extend. The high consumption rate of the same is viewed as a serious concern.It can be in the form of smoking or chewing. The scariest scenario is that ...

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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 4 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 ...

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Daily Covid-19 positive cases drop by 26% in Sikkim

Sikkim is in the midst of a runaway second wave of Covid-19  infections and the effects of the partial lockdown in slowing down transmission will still take some more days to reflect in the ...

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Wellness benefits of celebrating the festival of colours

Holi is a day of colours, where people of all ages and ethnicities have fun dousing each other in dyes and coloured water. Holi festival is based on one of the famous legends of killing evil demoness ...

Article about 6 months ago

Health and wellness goals of people in this new decade

Largely speaking the year 2020 had been an ugly and disastrous year for everyone. Almost everyone had been affected directly or indirectly by the COVID 19 Pandemic.Everyone has started this year that ...

Article about 8 months ago

Vaccination and wellness rules this week

Vaccination is the flavor of conversations and buzzword of speculation and analysis in India at the moment. As the world's biggest vaccination drive is rolling out in our country, people of the ...

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So what's in store this week?

We (as a human race) have entered 2021 after beating and triumphing against a slew of odds unleashed by the pandemic in 2020. Therefore the week starts with an article that celebrates this collective ...

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Let's go with the flow

The upcoming chapters of India's healthcare ecosystem are laced in uncertainty. While on one hand the Prime Minister is taking stock of the preparedness in terms of vaccine roll out on the other hand ...

Article about 10 months ago

There is always a lot more to health

The definition and parameters of good health are constantly expanding and evolving. So what are the things that facilitate good health? We at Fit Northeast believe in going beyond the straitjacketed ...

Article about 10 months ago

It is definitely wise to invest in good health

Early to bed and early to rise makes a man healthy, wealthy and wise: taking cues from this timeless adage the health conscious and healthcare providers and experts have indeed reflected and ...

Article about 11 months ago

We turn onto another page of wellness... again

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

Article about 11 months 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 12 months ago

We all need to look up to someone

Learning is a lifetime process which ends only after a person breathes their last. Learning does not always involve a school, an office or a formal institution because one can imbibe knowledge from ...

Article about 12 months ago

Mind your body for better living

It has been proven medically that yogic practice that includes breath regulation boosts body immunity and releases stress and tension from the nervous system. This in turn enhances a person's ability ...

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