Past COVID-19 Infection Could Play Role In Child Hepatitis

June 16, 2022 – There may be a link between the recent unexplained cases of hepatitis in children and prior coronavirus infections, according to new research from Israel. A new study details five children in Israel who had mild cases of COVID-19 who went on to develop hepatitis; two of these children required liver transplants. … Read more

Fauci Tests Positive for COVID-19

June 15, 2022 — Anthony Fauci, MD, the chief medical officer to the White House, tested positive for COVID-19 on Wednesday. Fauci, who is also the director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, tested positive for COVID-19 on a rapid antigen test, according to a statement from the NIAID. Fauci, who is … Read more

Top updates on Coronavirus in India: Fear mounts as India reports 8, 822 new cases in last 24 hours

India continues to witness a surge in Covid cases , with 8, 822 new cases reported in last 24 hours, taking the country’s overall tally to 4,32,45,517. Releasing its data on Wednesday, the Union Health Ministry said that the country’s active cases have increased to 53,637. While there were 15 deaths in the country in … Read more

Maharashtra’s Covid surge continues, state adds 2,956 cases, active tally tops 18,000

Maharashtra on Tuesday recorded 2,956 fresh cases of COVID-19, further adding to a surge that started a few weeks ago, and four new deaths linked to the infection, while the active tally crossed the 18,000-mark, the health department said. With these additions, the state’s COVID-19 tally reached 79,15,418, while the death toll increased to 1,47,875, … Read more

Maharashtra’s daily Covid tally drops below 2,000; Mumbai detects patients of BA.4, BA.5 Omicron sub-variants

Maharashtra on Monday reported 1,885 fresh COVID-19 cases, a fall of 36 per cent compared to Sunday, and a single fatality, taking the tally of infections to 79,12,462 and the death toll to 1,47,871, the state health department said. On Sunday, the state reported 2,946 cases and two fatalities. Mumbai recorded 1,118 fresh cases, about … Read more

Breaking News: Kamala Harris Has COVID-19

April 26, 2022 — Vice president Kamala Harris tested positive for COVID-19 Tuesday, according to a statement released by her press secretary. Harris has no symptoms and will continue working from her home. President Joe Biden and First Lady Jill Biden have not been in close contact to Harris due to their traveling schedules, the … Read more

U.S. COVID-19 Cases Rise Again with BA.2

April 12, 2022 COVID-19 case numbers are trending up in the U.S. once more, with nearly all new infections driven by the growth of the Omicron subvariant BA.2. At the same time, the U.S. hasn’t yet seen a dramatic rise in cases, and COVID-19 hospitalizations and deaths are still at low levels. Public health officials … Read more

Top Tips to Determine Your Personal COVID-19 Risk

April 13, 2002 – People need to make personal decisions about their risk for COVID-19 based on their comfort level, what they do in public, and the amount of virus circulating in their community, Anthony Fauci, MD, said recently. But this vague recommendation may leave people wondering exactly that they should and shouldn’t do now … Read more

New COVID-19 vaccine, CoVac-1, offers better protection to immunocompromised patients, study reveals

A new COVID-19 vaccine has shown signs of inducing strong immune response especially in immonocompromised patients including those suffering from cancers like leukaemic and lymphoma. The findings of this response which was presented at the American Academy of Cancer Research (AACR) Annual Meeting in Louisiana, United States on Tuesday comes as early results from a … Read more