Articles by Dr Nimeshika Jayachandran
Individuals with severe acute respiratory infection are increasingly being monitored as some of them have been positive for COVID-19.
Wednesday, April 29, 2020 - 15:22
The man had been a known contact of P465 who had succumbed to the disease on Sunday.
Monday, April 27, 2020 - 11:11
Many patients are being sent back from the outpatient (OP) wards of Gandhi Hospital and King Koti Hospital without tests, as they have no contact or travel history.
Sunday, April 26, 2020 - 18:38
Officials will begin conducting door-to-door surveillance beginning on Sunday to contain further spread of the disease.
Sunday, April 26, 2020 - 14:47
A recent study in the US has shown that the drug may not be as beneficial as initially thought in treating those with COVID-19.
Friday, April 24, 2020 - 13:00
According to the Union Health Ministry, 80% of the COVID-19 patients are either asymptomatic or exhibit mild symptoms.
Wednesday, April 22, 2020 - 18:05
Hormones that are largely responsible for normal menstrual cycles are altered by stress, which may result in irregular cycles, doctors say.
Monday, April 20, 2020 - 18:00
Several states in India have already enforced a strict ban on alcohol and tobacco sales during the lockdown.
Sunday, April 19, 2020 - 18:43
The total number of individuals confirmed to be positive for COVID-19 crossed 12,000 on Wednesday.
Thursday, April 16, 2020 - 08:30
The issue came to light after a 55-year-old suspected COVID-19 patient was admitted to the same isolation ward as two positive COVID-19 patients.
Wednesday, April 15, 2020 - 18:02