The results of research led by the University of Cambridge was published in The BMJ Paediatrics Open.
In an interview to IANS, Dr Murthy said that it has emerged that Covid-19 doesn’t affect just the lungs, but multiple organs in the human body, including the brain. It can cause inflammatory responses in the brain.
The study, published in the Journal of the American Medical Association, also indicated that it might increase their chance of hospitalisation, despite widespread prescription of the antibiotic for the disease.
An influential panel of medical experts also voted unanimously that there is no evidence that the drug, Aduhelm, provides a net health benefit to patients.
I wondered whether vaccination or previous infection would provide protection against SARS-CoV-2 strains, especially the new, highly transmissible delta variant, which has rapidly spread to at least 70 countries.
The study, published in the journal ‘Annals of Behavioral Medicine’, also indicted that consecutive days of sleep loss can increase these negative impacts, CNN reported.
The districts of Dakshina Kannada, Udupi, Chamarajanagara, bordering Kerala, have been asked to be more vigilant.
The team, which includes Australian Nobel laureate Professor Peter Doherty, also has scientists from the UK, the US, China, Canada, New Zealand. The study was released on open-access repository Zenodo, ahead of peer review.
Globally, there were an estimated 7 million new syphilis infections in 2020. WHO has set ambitious targets to reduce the incidence of syphilis by 90% by 2030, but the global response has been slow.
Concerns continue to rise as the Delta strain has already become the dominant variant in the US, causing increasing infections, Xinhua news agency quoted the reports as saying on Thursday.
The study, published in the PLOS Medicine, also stressed on the need to invest in new vaccine designs to keep pace with emerging Covid variants.
A similar day called Kiss Day is celebrated on February 13, it falls in during the week of Valentine’s Day.
Wearing a mask while at rest or during activities of daily living is recommended to be safe and effective for reducing the risk of person-to-person airborne transmission of SARS-Cov-2, the virus causing Covid-19.
Academics at Cardiff University carried out a systematic review of 118 published observational studies in patients with 18 different cancers.
SCD can cause severe pain, joint and organ damage, and stroke; these conditions predispose individuals with SCD to worse outcomes with infections, including infection with Covid-19.
The study led by researchers at the Barnes-Jewish Hospital in Missouri, US, showed a total of 16.29 billion doses of antibiotics were sold in India in 2020.
The vaccine is 85 per cent effective against severe/critical disease and demonstrated protection against hospitalisation and death from the deadly coronavirus.
“The spike on the surface of the virus helps SARS-CoV-2 enter into host cells,” said senior author Priyamvada Acharya, from Duke University’s Human Vaccine Institute.
During the past few weeks, there have been reports in the media at large misrepresenting the procurement process of COVAXIN, in Brazil and other countries,” Bharat Biotech said.